Happy Birthday Sofia Vergara!
She became known for her role as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on Modern Family after hosting several Univision shows. Her film credits include Machete Kills and Fading Gigolo.
She studied pre-dentistry in Colombia for three years before pursuing a career in modeling.
She has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and multiple Emmy Awards for her comedic acting on the hit show Modern Family.
She married Joe Gonzalez in 1991, and the couple had a son before divorcing in 1993. Her older brother, Rafael, was murdered in Bogota in 1998.
She appeared as Cheryl in Meet the Browns, directed by Tyler Perry, in 2008.