Sofia Vergara is a Colombian model and an actress that has become a household name in the American Television Industry. According to the Forbes magazine, she has been named among the top earners in the television industry and beats the likes of Kim Kardashian and Longoria Eva. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earning of Sofia Vergara in the year 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Sophia was conceived in a Roman Catholic Family in Columbia, and she comes from a humble family where the mother was a homemaker while the father was a cattle rancher. Sofia has five siblings and several cousins, and they have nicknamed her ‘Toti.’ After she completed her schooling, Sofia went on to pursue dentistry at the University of Columbia.
However, she never completed her degree and left after only two semesters before the graduation, and she joined modeling and acting. This is what led her to change move to Miami Florida leaving behind Colombia with the unrest and trauma. In the year 1998, she lost her brother by the name Rafael in 1998, and he was murdered as he was being kidnapped.
Sofia got married at a very young age of eighteen years old to Joe Gonzales whom she had known since high school. Together, this couple was blessed with a son, Manolo but a few years later, they got divorced after they had their son. According to the US Weekly, in the year 2012, Sofia together with her boyfriend Nicholas M Loeb got engaged, but in 2014, Sofia made a decision and called off the engagement. Sofia would later be reported to be dating Joe Manganiello, and they tied the knot in 2015.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Her career in modeling was more like a stroke of luck as she was spotted by a certain photographer while on the Colombian Beach and was offered a job to model and at the same act in television. She was involved in a commercial that was for the Pepsi, and it aired in Latin America.
Also, she has hosted several television shows mainly in Spanish. She made her first English appearance with a film ‘Chasing Papi’ in 2003 and later went to appear in other very popular series. Some of the films that she has featured in does include ‘Meet the Browns’ and ‘Made Goes to Jail.’ Also, she has featured in Machete Kills and ‘The Hot Pursuit.’
Apart from occasionally working in the films, Sofia had been made the reigning queen of the US Television. In 2012 and 2013, she was among the highest paid earning actresses in the United States of America. Among the most known shows, she has featured in does include the Golden Globe nominations and the Primetime Emmy Awards. The Forbes ranked her at position 32 among the most powerful women in the world in 2014.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Sofia Vergara is estimated to be over $180 million. The wealth has been generated from several sources which include her successful career in the film industry and modeling world. She also sells her merchandise which has helped to raise her net worth.
Sofia was born in a staunchly Catholic home, and the family was in Columbia. She has fought many odds in her life and made a name for herself in the different country is a very big inspiration to many young girls that all dreams are valid provided you put in hard work and believe that whatever you are doing will pay one day.