Ariel Winter Workman, better known as Ariel Winter, is an American actress, voice actress, singer, songwriter and model.

She is well known for her role as the title character on the Disney Junior show Sofia the First, although she has also guest starred on other TV series like Listen Up!, Freddie, Monk, Jericho, Bones, Criminal Minds, Ghost Whisperer, and ER.

Ariel is best known as Alex Dunphy on the ABC sitcom Modern Family.


Winter was born in Los Angeles, California, on January 28, 1998, the daughter of Chrisoula (née Batistas) and Glenn Workman. She is the sister of actors Shanelle Workman and Jimmy Workmam.



  • Ariel was abused and sexualized by her mother at a young age. As of 2020, she has not associated with her mother in eight years.


ved Modern Family  cast
Main cast
Ty BurrellJulie BowenSarah HylandAriel WinterNolan GouldEd O'NeillSofía VergaraRico Rodriguez IIJeremy MaguireJesse Tyler FergusonEric StonestreetAubrey Anderson-Emmons
Recurring cast
Fred WillardShelley LongNathan LaneElizabeth BanksAdam DeVineReid EwingSteve Zahn
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