Career: Sofia was first discovered by a photographer on a beach in Colombia. At age 20, she moved to the Colombian capital to become a runway model. She starred in several television programs with Univision and become a star in Latin American, after which she joined the ABC network in the United States. She appeared in ABC’s Hot Properties and The Knights of Prosperity and now stars in their sitcom Modern Family as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, for which she received a Primetime Emmy nomination for best supporting actress in a comedy series.
Relationships: Sofia married childhood sweetheart Joe Gonzalez at age 18 and gave birth to their son Manolo in 1992, but the couple divorced soon after. Later, Sofia was engaged to Nick Loeb but in 2014 she announced that the engagement had been called off. Sofia is currently rumoured to be dating True Blood actor Joe Manganiello.
FYI: Sofia is naturally blonde, but often dyes her hair for various roles.