Sofia Vergara was 19 when she got married and had her son Manolo, now 20. And she was divorced by 22. But her single-mom status didn’t stop her from pursuing an acting career, and now, at 39, she’s earned three Emmy nominations for her turn as Gloria on Modern Family. It wasn't easy, but it did take the pressure off in ways: “My friends now are all panicking if they haven’t found somebody to have kids with. It was never like that for me, because I already had the kid!” she told Redbook.