The latest Netflix original series, Griselda, marked a milestone on the film review website Rotten Tomatoes.
The six-episode miniseries is based on the true story of Colombian drug trafficker Griselda Blanco, who headed a cocaine cartel in Miami during the 1980s.
The actress of modern family, Sofía Vergara, plays the main role, accompanied by Alberto Guerra, of Story of a crime: Colosio.
At the time of writing this article, Griselda is the highest-rated television series Vergara has ever acted in, with a score of 88% on Rotten Tomatoes. The actress’s previous successes include the cooking show Chefwhich has a score of 87%.
Modern Familythe popular comedy in which she plays the wife of wealthy Jay Pritchett (Ed O’Neill), comes in a little lower with a score of 85%.
The audience reacted positively, and many people shared their opinion of the series and Vergara’s performance on social media.
“I’m watching Griselda and I am surprised by the fact that Sofía Vergara has been acting for so long, but this is the first time she has the opportunity to show us all her talent. She is performing wonderfully and I know she is going to do very well in the upcoming awards season,” wrote one viewer on X/Twitter.
Another person wrote: “Awesome. I watched the entire six episodes in one sitting! You have to see it YES OR YES. It was incredible to see how Griselda Blanco ran the Miami Cartel and took down her competitors. “It was relentless.”
“Whoever had the idea that Sofía Vergara would be perfect for the role of Griselda Blanco in #Griselda deserves an award,” another person commented.
Earlier this month, during an appearance on Good Morning AmericaVergara talked about her performance as Griselda Blanco, her first role in Spanish.
“Being part of this project was a pleasure and torture at the same time,” he said.
In an interview with Kelly Clarkson, Vergara commented on the exhaustive makeup process she had to go through to look more like the authentic Griselda Blanco.
After Clarkson commented that the change “seemed slight,” Vergara replied: “It was a big change! They did a thousand things to me! The teeth, the wig, the nose. “There was plastic everywhere.”
Additionally, the actress had to learn how to consume fake cocaine.
Griselda It is now available on Netflix.