‘Griselda’ star Sofia Vergara reveals why her acting jobs are ‘limited’

Sofia Vergara plays Colombian drug lord Griselda Blanco in new Netflix series

‘Griselda’ star Sofia Vergara reveals why her acting jobs are ‘limited’

While talking about her new Netflix show griseldaSofia Vergara reveals why her acting jobs are “limited.”

The 51-year-old actress, who played the challenging role of Colombian drug mafia Griselda Blanco, told Los Angeles Times: “I’m always looking for characters because there’s not much I can do with this stupid accent.”

Making fun of her dialect, she said: “I can’t play a scientist or be on ‘Schindler’s List’.” My acting jobs are kind of limited.

However, Sofia admitted that transforming into the infamous drug queenpin was challenging, which is why she hired acting coach Nancy Banks, who has previously worked with Margot Robbie and Jennifer Aniston.

Praising her ex-husband’s acting skills, Sofia said: “I had no idea what a procedure meant. I’m married to Joe Manganiello, who is a classically trained actor. I will see how he will prepare. I always say, ‘What do real actors do? Can I do this?'”

In an old interview with People, modern Family The alum also shared the emotional journey of stepping into Griselda’s shoes.

She shared, “I had to really examine what it meant to be a woman in that era. A mother, a Colombian woman… who turned into this monster. So, it was a really hard thing for me to understand.” Was.”