Actress Sofia Vergara has hit back at criticism following her
"sexist" skit at the Emmy Awards, saying she was merely poking fun
The "Modern Family" star was slammed for posing on a rotating
platform while the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
president Bruce Rosenblum gave his annual speech at the ceremony at
Nokia Theatre Monday night.
"I think it's absolutely the opposite. It means that somebody
can be hot and also be funny and make fun of herself,"
contactmusic.com quoted her as saying.
Sofia slammed the "sexist" claims as "ridiculous" and pointed
out she was aware who started the barrage of abuse, but did not
"I think it's ridiculous that somebody started this - I know who
she was - who has no sense of humour (and should) lighten up a
little bit," she said.
She wore a strapless white gown while she was posing on the