Could You See Sophia Loren on ‘Modern Family’?

March 21, 2010 by · 1 Comment
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Loren at the 81st Academy Awards in February 2009
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TV Squad asked Sofia Vergara who should play her character’s mom, and she chose legendary Italian actress Sophia Loren.

The 75-year-old Loren does bear some physical resemblance to Vergara, and she does have comic chops (Vergara cites Loren’s work in Marcello Mastroianni films). She also has recent experience playing a mother – her own mother, at that, in an Italian television biopic based her sister’s book, according to the Times of India.

What do you think about this casting?

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Sofia Vergara Talks About Her Golden Globes Style

January 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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As a presenter at the Golden Globe Awards, Modern Family star Sofia Vergara was stunning in a Carolina Herrera gown and Chopard diamonds, her long hair gathered back and half up because of the soggy weather.

“I didn’t want to wear my hair up, but it started raining and it’s better to wear it up and look fixed the whole night than have it look good for ten minutes,” she explained the following morning on the Modern Family set, where she talked about the thrill of attending her first Golden Globes and meeting A-Listers like Sophia Loren.

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5 Things to Know About Sofia Vergara

November 4, 2009 by · 5 Comments
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People has a story about Sofia Vergara from Modern Family. She never intended to be a comic actress. She actually went to dental school.

Here are five fun facts about the Modern Family scene stealer:

1. That accent is real!

2. She was a teenage mom.

3. She was almost a dentist.

4. She watched Ed Bundy in Spanish!

5. She’s friends with Shakira.

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