Ariel Winter Workman, commonly known by the name of Ariel Winter is among the most talented bloomers in Hollywood today
Winter is an actress and also a singer!
She is well known for her role as Alex Dunphy in ‘Modern Family.’ Her portrayal of the character is considered to be among the most outstanding works done by her.
She is also known as a very promising voice actress as she has done voice overs in many shows and films. Winter is also known by her voice play in Sofia the First (Disney Show). She also plays the voice of the main character in the cartoon.
Ariel Winter was born on 28th January of 1998 in LA, California, USA to mother Chrisoula Workman, who has a Greek descent and to father Glenn Workman who has an English and German ancestry.
She has a brother Jimmy Workman and sister Shanelle Workman, who are both actors as well.
Winter announced on her Instagram and Twitter that she would be attending the University of California in LA in April of 2016. She also shared that she will be attending the university only from 2017.
Ariel Winter got her very first job in the industry of entertainment in 2002 at a very young age of 4. She was in an advertisement of Cool Ship.
As an actress
Ariel Winter’s first television appearance was on the show ‘Listen Up!’, where she played an unnamed little girl. She also started making appearances on many television shows like Monk as Donna Cain, Bones as Liza, and Freddie as Hobo.
In 2005, she also played the role of Young Harmony Faith Lane in the movie ‘Kiss Kiss Bang Bang.’
Later on, in 2009 she was seen as the cute geeky teenager Alex Dunphy in everyone’s favorite TV comedy sitcom show ‘Modern Family.’ Ariel stars alongside Sarah Hyland, Sofia Vergara and Julie Bowen.
Winter has also won many awards individually and shared with the cast, for sitcom show Modern Family.
This success granted her further appearances in movies like Grilled (2006), One Missed call (2008), and Speed Racer (2008).
As Voice Actress
Before she started acting as Alex in Modern Family, Winter played the voice of Gretchen in Phineas and Ferb. Phineas and Ferb is a Disney’s animated show and her character Gretchen is a young talented scout girl. She played her voice from 2007 to 2015.
Apart from that, she has featured in TV animations, and she has provided her voice to various characters.
Her first voice role was of Thumper’s sister in 2006’s Bambi II. She also played the voice of different characters in 2006’s Ice Age: The Meltdown likewise in 2008’s Horton Hears a Who!.
In 2012, she played the voice of the title character Sofia in ‘Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess’, followed by the voice of Dora in 2013’s Dora the Explorer and the Destiny Medallion, a YouTube short movie.
In the same year, Winter also played the voice of ‘Chrissy Damon’ in ‘Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright’.
Awards and Nominations
Winter won Screen Actors Guild Awards under the category ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series,’ continuously from 2010 to 2013 along with her cast members of Modern Family
For her role of Alex Dunphy, Winter has also won a ‘Young Artist Awards‘ in the year 2010.
She has been nominated for the same award in years 2011 and 2012. But in 2012, she was nominated for the awards for her role in ‘The Chaperone’.
Winter is currently 18-years-old and she has a very curvaceous body. She is 5 ft 1 in tall and weighs 123.5 pounds (56 kg). Her body measurement is 38-28-34 in and her bust size before surgery was 32F whereas, after reduction surgery, her bust size is 34D.
Ariel Winter went through a life changing surgery to reduce her breasts in June of 2015. However, Winter got a lot of criticisms as she did not cover up her scars caused by the surgery. Rather she confronted through her twitter that that scar is part of her and she is not scared to show it.
In 2011, Ariel was in a relationship with actor Callan McAuliffe. Unfortunately, they broke in the end of 2011. From the year 2012 to 2013, Winter dated Cameron Palatas, whom she broke up with as well soon after.
Since then, Winter has dated Laurent Gaudette. But she broke up with him on 30th June of 2016.
Currently, she is dating Levi Meaden. They started dating in November after breaking up with former boyfriend Laurent Gaudette.
The estimated net worth of actress cum singer Ariel Winter is $7 million. She earned the sum through her career as an actress and voice actress.