Acclaimed actress Sofia Vergara is making a much-anticipated return to television as the lead in the Netflix series “Griselda.”
The series narrates the life of one of Colombia’s most notorious drug traffickers, who rose to prominence as Pablo Escobar’s ‘godmother’. Vergara’s role in “Griselda” marks a comeback to the small screen, where she brings a complex and historically significant character to life.
Vergara’s promotional tour for “Griselda” included a notable appearance on “The Graham Norton Show,” where she discussed various aspects of the series. Actor and comedian Kevin Hart joined her on the show, adding a blend of humour and insight to the conversation. An interesting behind-the-scenes moment was captured and shared by Sofia on her Instagram account.
It features a backstage interaction where she and Kevin Hart are seen embracing, humorously highlighting the height difference between them, with Hart’s head reaching the level of Vergara’s heart.
Personal Connections and Series Premiere
In a poignant revelation, Sofia Vergara recently opened up about her encounters with the dark world of drug trafficking in Colombia. She shared these heart-wrenching experiences while appearing on the Spanish talk show ‘El Hormiguero,’ providing a firsthand perspective that adds depth to her portrayal in “Griselda.” Audiences can look forward to the premiere of “Griselda” on Netflix, scheduled to be released on January 25, 2024.
The Netflix series showcases Vergara’s acting prowess and delves into a significant chapter of Colombian history.