Bio / Info
Sofía Margarita Vergara was born in Barranquilla, Colombia to be bilingual, making her transition from modeling to television commercial work easier, once earning her the nickname "Sofia Viagra" amongst her producers. Married to her high school sweetheart at the age of 18, very little is known about her former husband other than the couple were married from 1990-1993 and Sofia gave birth to their son Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara in 1992. In 2002 she was ranked as high as #22 on Moxaim's Top 100 Hottest List. Surprisingly, she is a natural blonde who chooses to dye her hair darker and put on a thicker accent when speaking in English in order to gain roles as the hot Latina MILF on shows like 2009's "Modern Family." She is a favorite of Tyler Perry, having appeared in his movies MEET THE BROWNS and MADEA GOES TO JAIL.