Who is Sofia Vergara? What is net worth of Sofia Vergara? Sofia margarita Vergara is a Columbian-American actress and model who was born on July 10, 1972. She was born in Barranquilla, in a Roman Catholic family. Her mother Margarita Vergara de Vargara was a housewife and her father Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo was a cattle rancher for a meat company. Sofia has five siblings who nicknamed her “Toti”. Vergara rose to popularity in the year 1990 when she hosted two television shows for a Spanish T.V. network called Univision.
Her first appearance in English cinema was through a film named Chasing Papi in the year 2003, followed by which she was seen in films like Four Brothers, Meet the Browns, Madea Goes to Jail for which she was nominated for ALMA Award. Sofia has always been very popular in the T.V. industry which earned her roles in popular films like The Smurfs, Escape from Planet Earth, Machete Kills, Chef and Hot Pursuit.
She is well known globally for her character as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the T.V. show Modern Family which made her a top earning T.V. actress in the year 2012, 2013 and 2016. Sofia’s character Gloria helped her earn nominations for four Golden Globe Awards. In the year 2014 business magazine Forbes named her as the 32nd most powerful woman in the world.
Sofia’s career in modeling began at an early age of 17, when a photographer noticed her walking on a Columbian beach. She was later seen in a Pepsi commercial for Latin America. Vergara was named by People Magazine’s as “50 most Beautiful People”. Hollywood Reporter and Billboard also named her as one of the most influential Latin women in Hollywood. She received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 7, 2015.
Education: To a surprise this beautiful actress was pursuing a degree in Dentistry from the University of Columbia. Later when she started getting offers from T.V. industry and modeling she left her education after three years of Dentistry. Sofia later moved on to Florida, USA leaving behind all the trouble she was facing in her country. She then began her studies at the Creative Workshops School of Acting.
Sofia Vergara Net Worth
Columbian-American actress, model, entrepreneur Sofia’s net worth is a mind bobbling $125 million US dollars as of 2017. She earned a whooping $19 million in the year 2012 which was the highest by any T.V. actress surpassing Kim Kardashian and Eva Longoria, Sofia was later named as the television top earner by Forbes Magazine. She earns a handsome pay for Modern Family of about $65000 per episode.
Sofia Vergara’s Assets
Sofia owns a black Ranger Rover Sport as according to media houses as she loves SUV’s.
Until 2014 Sofia was living in a $1.1 million three bedroom condominium which she had purchased in the year 2007. In the year 2014 she bought herself a $10.6 million worth mansion is the posh Beverly Hills which as big as 11400 square foot. Apart from this she owns her very own media company called LatinWE. Some of the clients of her company are Disney and Paramount.
Sofia Vergara’s Business Model
Sofia is not just an actress and a model she is also a true entrepreneur which has made her net worth climb to a $125 million. Her beautiful personality and popularity due to her show Modern Family earned her huge endorsement and licensing deals. She also owns a clothing line at Kmart. Sofia has also been seen in advertisement campaigns for Burger King and Diet Pepsi. She also owns her very own media company called LatinWE. Vergara has a very strong business model due to which she was one of the highest earners in T.V. industry in the USA.
In 2017 Sofia won the people’s choice award for Favorite TV Comedy Actress for her role in Modern Family. Her film The Brits are Coming is also in post production stage right now. As of September 2016 she is the highest paid TV Actress bringing home $43 million in the past year. She recently had a law suit for her frozen embryo against her former fiancé Loeb. The embryos were produced by IVF, in vitiro fertilization.
From a 17 year old teenage model, to a 44 year old multi millionaire. Sofia has achieved it all. With a net worth of a $100 million she says that she has never hidden her love for money. Her great acting skills and her beautiful charismatic personality has made her a world popular personality.