Sofia Vergara’s transformation into Griselda included lots of makeup and left her with a back injury

Sofia Vergara’s transformation into Griselda Blanco marks one of her most significant yet. Thanks to an incredible hair and makeup team, Vergara is almost unrecognisable as the fearless drug boss in the Netflix miniseries, Griselda

After finishing the Netflix series fans are desperate to know more about Griselda’s prison sentence and what happened to Griselda’s children in real life following their sad end on the show. However, some are more interested to know more about Sofia Vergara’s transformation into Griselda Blanco.

Known for her role as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on the sitcom Modern Family, Sofia Vergara looks incredibly different in her new role. But fans can’t quite work out whether the incredible transformation is down to just makeup or whether prosthetics were involved in transforming the actress. Here’s what you need to know…

Sofia Vergara as Griselda in episode 5

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Sofia Vergara’s makeup and prosthetics in Griselda