Sofia Vergara joins the all-star judging panel for the 15th season of "America's Got Talent" alongside Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum and Howie Mandel.
Vergara is an Emmy-, Golden Globe- and SAG-nominated actress best known for playing Gloria Pritchett-Delgado on the five-time Emmy Award-winning comedy "Modern Family."
Vergara's film credits include "Bottom of the 9th," opposite Joe Manganiello, Bobby Moresco's "Bent," Whitney Cummings' "The Female Brain," "The Emoji Movie," "The Smurfs," "Happy Feet Two," "New Year's Eve," "Four Brothers," "Fading Gigolo," "Chef," "Wild Card" and "Big Trouble." Other films include "Meet the Browns," "Madea Goes to Jail" and "Hot Pursuit," where Vergara also served as a producer.
Along with the recognition she has earned for her acting career, Vergara is also a successful entrepreneur who has cultivated a strong lifestyle brand. Her worldwide appeal has allowed her to successfully grow her consumer base across all demographics, with a diverse portfolio of products ranging from fragrance to furniture to hair care to a denim collection, Sofia Jeans, at Walmart.com and in select Walmart stores. She is the global ambassador for Head & Shoulders, the No. 1 shampoo brand in the world, and has designed her own contemporary furniture collection for Rooms to Go. Her fragrances include "Sofia by Sofia Vergara," "Love," "Tempting," "Tempting Paradise" and "Lost in Paradise."
Vergara continues her commitment to supporting microfinance initiatives by partnering with Kiva, the world's first personal micro-lending website, to raise $50 million for the Global COVID-19 Response Fund. This fund focuses on providing direct and efficient funds to marginalized populations across the world, including minorities, women and those in isolated areas impacted by COVID-19.