Sofia Vergara is one of the Colombian born stars, models and television hosts. She is even a top earner as per figures informed by Forbes magazine. Sofia Vergara net worth till today is about $85 million, and the entire wealth that she has earned, has given her an opportunity to enjoy a way of life, which she wishes.
People magazine included Vergara in the list of 50 most beautiful people. On the other hand, Billboard and also Hollywood Reporter regarded Vergara as one of the most powerful Latin women in the field of Hollywood.
How Vergara started her career
Vergara, who was born in Colombia, is the daughter of Julio Enrique, who is a cattle producer and Margarita Vergara, who is a homemaker. Her nickname Toti was given to her by her brothers, sisters and cousins. Sofia is a dedicated Catholic and studied at Marymount School Barranquilla.
In her early life, Vergara studied dentistry in Colombia; however left two semesters to take part in modeling. She shifted to Miami, but after that her older brother was killed in 1998. Her cousin and also adopted sibling, Sandra, is even a TV actress in the USA. In 2011, her misfortune again crops up, when one of her brothers, was arrested by police for drug addiction. Then, in 2000, it was revealed Vergara herself was suffering badly from thyroid cancer; however fortunately she achieved a complete recovery.
Body Statistics of Sofía Vergara
Measurements of her body: 34-27-38
Weight of her body: 125 lbs (57 kg)
Height: 170 cm or 5ft 7 in
Size of bra: 34DD
Official dress size: 6
Official size of shoe: 8.5
Natural color of eye: Hazel
Natural color of hair: Blonde
Sofia Vergara as a model and actress
Vergara was noted by a photographer when she was walking on a beach in Colombia and just after that event, she was offered some opportunities to participate in modeling and TV shows. Vergara was hesitant about performing her first TV ad, until some of her Catholic school tutors gave her their individual consent to take the project. Vergara first appeared in a Pepsi ad that was widely screened in Latin America.
At the age of twenty, she shifted to Bogotá, where she was runway model and TV actress. Owing to Vergara’s exposure to TV, her acting profession gained impetus in the USA before her dedication to English films. Her claim to reputation has been in films like Madea Goes to Jail, and for this, she even obtained a proposal in ALMA awards.
Recently her successful films are The Three Stooges and some more. She has even been nominated for Golden Globe awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, in addition to a number of Emmy awards. Thus, Vergara began her profession as a model. But later she adapted to roles in television sitcoms. Sofia Vergara net worth proves that she has achieved a huge success in her television career. At present, she reportedly charges an amazing 65000 USD for every episode in the show Modern Family.
Endorsements are one more source of lucrative income for this pretty actress. Vergara has made some contracts with MNC’s such as CoverGirl etc. She has also attempted to take part in fashion designing, and so she has executed latest clothes designs for K-Mart. She also appeared in a couple of ads for Xfinity brand of Comcast.
Current marital status of Sofia
When Sofia was just eighteen years old, she was married to her high-school beloved, Joe Gonzalez. She then gave birth to a son whose name is Manolo. But the couples were separated in 1998. In 2012, Sofia was engaged with her boyfriend, but in 2014, she declared that their engagement had been suspended. In 2014, Sofia began dating Joe Manganiello and the couple became engaged after 6 months of dating.
Charitable works for cancer patients
Since Sofia herself was once a cancer patient, she keenly supports causes, which help cancer sufferers. She has also worked with a number of charities such as, Cure Duchenne & NALIP, and Stand Up To Cancer and some more.
Sofia’s huge properties
Sofia possesses a few magnificent houses in Colombia and the USA. She owns a million dollar building in Florida. Besides, Sofia drives around in her white colored Range Rover. She has an obsession for wearing and boasting pricey jewelry. And all these are possible for an incredible sum of Sofia Vergara net worth.
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