Colombian-American model, actress, comedian Sofía Vergara was born on 10 July 1972 in Barranquilla, Colombia. She moved to Miami, Florida from Colombia.
She was noticed by a photographer on a Colombian beach. She was offered modeling and TV work. At the age of 17, she made her first appearance in a Pepsi commercial, aired in Latin America. She rose to fame co-hosting TV shows for Spanish TV network Univision. The film Chasing Papi helped her to gain popularity. After that she have appeared in many films such as Four Brothers (2005), Meet the Browns (2008), Madea Goes to Jail (2009), The Smurfs (2011), New Years Eve(2011), The Three Stooges (2012), Machete Kills (2013), Chef (2014), and Hot Pursuit (2015). She was the top earning actress on US TV in 2012, 2013 and 2016.