Ariel Winter Biography
Famous for her character as Alex Dunphy in the hit sitcom “Modern Family,” Ariel Winter is a supremely skilled American actor, singer and voice actor. She has been able to attract many eyes around the world in her very early years and has earned her a place in the spotlight. she’s regarded as the next big thing in Hollywood by numerous industry experts that comes as not a surprise considering that she’s been involved in the industry of television from the time she was an infant. The beautiful and smart actress also has achieved remarkable successes as a voice actress and singer on various films and shows in the past. To prove her talents, she has been awarded numerous awards and praises in her entire career. Frank honest, open and sometimes open about it, Winter is the quintessential generational millennial, and is therefore loved and adored by many others across the globe.
Ariel Winter Height
5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
Ariel Winter Weight
56 kg or 123.5 pounds
Ariel Winter Body Measurements
38-28-34 in or 96.5-71-86 cm
Childhood & Early Life
born Ariel Winter Workman located in Fairfax, Virginia, Ariel is the eldest of the three kids from Glenn Workman and Chrisoula “Chrystal” (nee Batistas). The two sisters are Shanelle Workman Gray, and Jimmy Wokman are both attached to the entertainment industry too.
Ariel has Greek family tree via her mom. The Greek title, Eleftheria, means ‘liberty’. While she doesn’t know any more than the basic language, she says that her siblings communicate fluently in it.
Ariel was not a student at any school until the age of fourteen. She was taught at home until the age of fourteen, and then attended the private academy at Los Angeles.
Awards & Recognition
Winter has been awarded numerous awards and awards throughout her career. Along with the other cast members of “Modern Family,” has won 4 Screen Actors Guild Awards for “Outstanding performance by an ensemble in an Comedy Series’, consecutively from 2010 until 2013.
She was also awarded her the Young Artist Award for Outstanding Young Ensemble on a Television Series for “Modern Family” in the year 2010. The actress was nominated to win the same award in 2012 and 2011, but missed them just a bit.
Winter has been through plenty of relationships and affairs throughout her life. She was a lover of Levi Meaden of ‘Aftermath’ Fame. She was previously with Australian actor Callan McAuliffe in 2011. American actress Cameron Palatas between 2012 and 2013 in addition to Laurent Claude Gaudette between 2014 and 2016.
In the year 2020, she began with Luke Benward.
Unfortunately, Winter had to face many problems in her home. Her mother was emotionally and physically constantly shaming her and this resulted in a brutal custodial fight between her mother as well as her sister Shanelle Workman. In May 2014 the court granted guardianship of Workman which resulted in the separation of Winter from her abuser mother. Later, she posted in Twitter that she had been officially released from her mother.
Ariel Winter Career
To claim that Winter began her career young is an understatement. She started her showbiz career at the age of four, when she was offered an appearance in a commercial with Cool Whip in 2002. She hasn’t been back since.
Recognition came quickly for Winter when she was viewed as an undiscovered child star who was on the verge of becoming a star. She had all the right boxes to her advantage for a place in the entertainment business. The next job offer she received was a small part in the cult Television drama”Listen Up,”. She was only seven years old at the time, but was taking the proper steps toward a promising career in the field.
A film deal was offered soon as did a film offer. Winter was seen as a character in an important part in Shane Black’s iconic film, ‘Kiss kiss Bang Bang in 2005. Even though she was only 7 years old at the time, she wowed everyone with her amazing acting abilities and received praise from her co-stars Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer and Michelle Monaghan.
After her breakthrough her character was offered numerous roles in different Television shows that she accepted and others she turned down. Some of her first roles include tiny roles in ‘Freddie “Monk” and “ER’. She also made an appearance on the popular series ‘Criminal Minds’ one of the episodes.
Highly talented as the actress is Winter didn’t limit her talents to acting. Her voice was also a gorgeous voice that makes her the perfect choice to be a voice actor in animation films. She was the voice of Gretchen, the character from Gretchen in the movie ‘Phineas & Ferb and won her lots of praise and many others roles for animated films. The actress also voiced Thumper’s sister in the cult 2006 film”Bambi II”. Her other animated films include voiceovers for Marina Mermaid, a mermaid in “Jake and the Never Land Pirates’, that airs in the US on Disney Junior, ‘Horton Hears a Who!’ Over the Edge’ and the animated series ‘Curious George’. She also voiced to many characters from the world-renowned film ‘Ice Age: The Meltdown’ in the year 2006.
But her most memorable moment was when she was tapped in the role of one of the main characters of the cult TV show’Modern family’. Winter is Alex Dunphy, the middle and most intelligent daughter from Claire Phil and Claire Phil. Like the title implies, this show offers a humorous depiction of the struggles and trials of a suburban, “modern family”. The character of Winter is an intelligent person who is frequently bullied by her peers, but she gets her revenge with shrewdness because of her greater intelligence. It’s a complex persona, yet she has executed it with ease and grace to perfection.
“Modern Family” premiered in 2009 and continued until 2020. In the years that it has been telecast Winter has played an integral role in all of the seasons. She has been in 180 of 189 episodes , and has left viewers awestruck by her performance. Through time her character has created an army of admirers who believe in Alex’s talent.
As a member of the show ‘Modern Family’ Winter played in various other projects. As of 2009, Winter performed part in the suspense film, ‘Duress’ where she was on screen alongside Martin Donovan. The actress was also featured on screen in Warner Bros’ 2008 movie called ‘Speed Racer’ in which she played the role of “Young Trixie’. Other films that she appeared in during this time period include ‘The Chaperone’ (2011) as well as ‘Nick and Tristan Go Mega dega (2010) as well as “Opposite Day” (2009). She was also in one of the major characters on the film film ‘One Missed Call’.
Alongside TV and film shows, Winter never forgot her passion of voice-over. She has embraced every opportunity to be a part of animated films. The list of animated films that she was an integral part of is lengthy. But, the most notable examples are “DC Showcase: Green arrow (2010) and The ‘ParaNorman (2012) and Batman: The Dark Knight Returns I & II (2012/13) The One: Once Upon a Princess”, ‘Scooby Doo! Stage Fright (2013) and ‘Mr. Pearbody & Sherman (2014)’. The most recent of her work as an animator in films was in the film ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ in the year 2017.
Ariel Winter Net Worth
Net Worth: In 2013, Celebrity Net Worth claimed that Ariel Winter has a net worth of 7 million dollars.
Ariel Winter Education
Ariel was schooled at home. However, at the age of 14 she made the decision to attend an exclusive college located in Los Angeles, California.