Sofia Vergara Net Worth

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How much money does Sofia Vergara make monthly and yearly? How much is Sofia Vergara's net worth?

About Sofia Vergara

Sofía Margarita Vergara is a Colombian-American actress, television producer, presenter, and model. Vergara was the highest paid actress in American television from 2013 to 2020. As of , Sofia Vergara's estimated net worth is at least $185 Million.

Vergara rose to prominence while co-hosting two television shows for Spanish-language television network Univision in the late 1990s. Her first notable acting job in English was in the film Chasing Papi (2003).

She subsequently appeared in Four Brothers (2005) and Tyler Perry's comedies Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009), receiving an ALMA Award nomination for the latter. In 2009, she began playing Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the ABC comedy series Modern Family for which she was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, four Primetime Emmy Awards, and eleven Screen Actors Guild Awards.

What is Sofia Vergara's Net Worth?

As of , Sofia Vergara's estimated net worth is at least $185M. Vergara was the highest-earning woman in U.S. television, earning $19 million for the previous 12 months on a list released by Forbes.com on July 18, 2012. Vergara was named one of People magazine's "50 most beautiful people", and named by The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard as one of the most influential Latin women in Hollywood. Vergara received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 7, 2015.

Vergara was discovered by a photographer while walking on a Colombian beach, and she was quickly presented with offers of modeling and television work.

She was "apprehensive about doing her first television commercial—until her Catholic schoolteachers gave her their personal permission to take the assignment." She made her first appearance, aged 17, in a Pepsi commercial aired in Latin America. She then began studies at the Creative Workshops School of Acting, where Gloria Estefan also trained.

Early life of Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara was born on July 10, 1972 to a Roman Catholic family in Barranquilla. Her mother, Margarita Vergara de Vergara, was a homemaker, and her father, Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo, was a cattle rancher for the meat industry. She was nicknamed "Toti" by her five siblings and many cousins. Vergara initially studied dentistry for three years at National University of Colombia, but she left two semesters away from completing her degree to pursue opportunities in modeling and show business.

In 1998, her older brother Rafael was murdered during an attempt to kidnap him. Not wanting to be caught in the unrest that resulted in the murder, Vergara emigrated to the United States, settling in Miami, Florida. Her cousin and adopted sister, Sandra, is also a television actress in the United States.

Favorite Quotes from Sofia Vergara

“Latin women are very comfortable with their bodies and their sexuality. We aren’t afraid to show that off a little bit more.” – Sofia Vergara

“Confident people have a way of carrying themselves that makes others more attracted to them.” – Sofia Vergara

“I’m a natural blonde. But when I started acting, I would go to auditions and they didn’t know where to put me because I was voluptuous and had the accent, but I had blonde hair. It was ignorance: they thought every Latin person looks like Salma Hayek.” – Sofia Vergara

“Well, in Colombia everybody’s very voluptuous, and you’re supposed to be. You don’t want to be skinny when all of your cousins are mermaids. You grow up thinking that’s how beauty is.” – Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara Net Worth