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Sofia Vergara Stuns in Newly Released London Set Pictures

Sofia Vergara at Clooney Foundation For Justice's "The Albies"Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images

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Sofia Vergara recently stunned on Instagram, where she posted behind-the-scenes photos from a set in London. At this time, fans aren’t quite sure what set she’s on. Instead, fans are looking forward to seeing Vergara as Griselda in Netflix’s upcoming drama series.

Sofia Vergara Shares Set Pictures in London — What is She Filming?

Sofia Vergara has officially stunned once again on Instagram. The America’s Got Talent judge, who’s set to appear as Colombian drug lord Griselda Blanco in an upcoming Netflix drama series, has hinted at a new project in the works.

In one of her posted photos, fans noticed hints that this may have something to do with the new series, Griselda, since the photo includes the show’s executive producer, as well as other cast members. Regardless, in the photos, Vergara looks stunning as Blanco with auburn hair, mature makeup, and black black-themed suit.

Fans flooded the comments expressing excitement for this transformative new role for Vergara. The Modern Family star has been preparing extensively to capture Blanco’s lethal charm and brutal cunning that earned her the nickname “The Godmother.”

In addition to Vergara in the title role, Griselda boasts an impressive cast including Alberto Guerra, Christian Tappan, and acclaimed Colombian singer Karol G making her acting debut.

Vergara has been hard at work on the set of her upcoming Netflix crime drama series, Griselda, and recently gave fans a sneak peek via Instagram. The show is inspired by the life of notorious drug lord Griselda Blanco in 1970s and 1980s Miami.

The series is helmed by Eric Newman, creator of Narcos, and directed by Andrés Baiz. Newman and Baiz are known for their gritty, high-stakes dramatizations of Colombia’s infamous drug wars.

Griselda launches on Netflix on January 25, 2023. Fans are already fascinated by Vergara’s transformation into the ruthless and stylish queenpin.

Sofia Vergara’s Fans Are Surprised by Her Transformed Look as Griselda

After nearly a decade of anticipation, Vergara’s passion project portraying infamous drug lord Blanco is coming to Netflix this January. The recently released trailer certainly showed Vergara’s intense preparation for the role of a lifetime.

Fans could barely recognize the Vergara under her mature makeup. Sporting auburn locks and a cunning glare, Vergara embodies Blanco’s lethal glamour and brutal ambition.

Viewers then flooded the comments exclaiming over Vergara’s shocking transformation into the Colombian “Godmother of Cocaine.”

“Sofia looks so different!” One fan commented on the trailer.

Their visionary team asked deep questions about what drives Blanco and also how she moves through the world. Clearly this introspective approach worked, as fans feel Vergara has wholly transformed into another person.

While a drastic departure from her glamorous comedy roles, Vergara’s all-in commitment makes this unsettling new character leap off the screen. Blanco certainly has found her match in Vergara’s total embodiment of her vicious appeal.

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