Vergara is 170 cm (5 feet, 7 inches) tall, and she has naturally blonde/sunbleached hair (for films and TV, she is frequently required to dye it brunette to make her look more “Latina”). As for her figure, she says that she has had her voluptuous build since she was 13 years old, and it is 100% natural.
Vergara was long under an exclusive TV contract with Univision, and after it expired, she accepted a role with ABC in the United States. With ABC, she appeared on the sitcoms Hot Properties and The Knights of Prosperity.
Vergara now lives in Miami and Los Angeles, and brought her mother, sister, and her son to live with her.
Vergara will play the role of Mary Alice Young in the Colombian version of Desperate Housewives.