Colombian model and actress Sofia Vergara is best known for her role as Gloria on the award-winning comedy series Modern Family. She has also been featured in films such as The Paperboy, The Three Stooges, The Smurfs and New Year's Eve.
In 2012, she was named as one of People magazine's "50 Most Beautiful" and was named by Forbes magazine as one of the most influential Latin women in Hollywood.
- First act to vote "Yes" to: Pork Chop Revue
- First act to vote "No" to: Eileen Chase
- First act to buzz: Eileen Chase
- Golden Buzzer Acts: Roberta Battaglia (15)
- Sofia is the first person of Latin heritage to be a member of the regular judging panel.
- Sofia is the first female judge since Brandy Norwood to buzz during the live shows on her first season.