How much is Sofia Vergara worth? $180 Million
How did Sofia Vergara earn her money and wealth?
Sofia Vergara, born in 1972, July 10, rose to stardom, when the photographer, saw her walking on the Colombian beach. It was her first step in the world of modeling and the acting career. She started doing modeling at the age of 17 with the Pepsi commercial. From 1995 to 1997, she hosted a travel show Fuera de Serie, from there she got the exposure and grabbed the attention of many director and producers. She made her film debut in 2001 with the criminal comedy Big Trouble based on the novel by Dave Berry where she portrayed the role of the housemaid. In 1995, she starred on the Mexican telenovela “Acapulco, Cuerpo y Alma”. However, her breakthrough role was of a Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the American Television Series Modern Family (2009). She was nominated for 4 Emmy awards (2011 – 2014) for her outstanding role in this series and has received nominations from the Golden Globe, SAG for her incredible performance.
In 2011, Vergara was supposed to act in the movie The Paperboy directed by Lee Daniels. But she refused the offer as the shooting schedule was clashing the schedule of the third season of the Modern Family. In the same year, she grabbed the leading role in Farrelly brothers’ The Three Stooges where she was given the role of the mean girl. The movie managed to make a good business on screen. Vergara gave many successful movies like The Smurfs (2011), New Year’s Eve (2011), Happy Feet Two (2011), The Three Stooges (2012), Escape from Planet Earth (2013), Machete Kills (2013), Chef (2014), and Hot Pursuit (2015) and was the highest-earning television actress for 3 consecutive years.
In 2012, she was ranked No 1 in’ Most Desirable’ Women of 2012. She was named as the 32nd Most Powerful Women in the world by Forbes in 2014. Vergara is in a relationship with the True Blood star Joe Manganiello since 2015 and has a son, Manolo from her previous marriage. She has made appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Ellen Show, Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallo, among others.
In 2000, Vergara was diagnosed with the Thyroid Cancer when an endocrinologist discovered a lump in Vergara’s neck. She eventually returned back to screen with full recovery. In 2015, Forbes claimed that the Vergara was the highest paid television actress with the net worth of $28.5 million. People Magazine has named Sofia Vergara among the “50 Most Beautiful People” in the world and has also been heralded as one of the most influential Latinas in Hollywood by the Hollywood Reporter and Billboard.
She has business ventures apart from her presence in the entertainment industry that includes her own Kmart clothing line which she launched 2011. She also has as a fragrance and jewelry collection which she started in 2014.
What are the highest grossing movies of Sofia Vergara?
- The Smurfs (2005): $142,614,158
- Hot Pursuit (2015): $34,580,201
- Escape from Planet Earth (2013): $57,012,977
- Happy Feet Two (2011): $64,006,466
- Chef (2014): $31,424,003
- New Year’s Eve (2011): $54,544,638
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