Ariel Winter

Ariel Winter

TV Actress

Ariel Winter Workman is an American actress. She starred as Alex Dunphy in the ABC comedy series Modern Family, for which she and her co-stars won four consecutive Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Full Name
Jan 28, 1998
5′ 1″
Net Worth


Ariel Winter Workman, better known as Ariel Winter, was born on January 28th, 1998 in Los Angeles, California. She is American and has German and Greek ancestry. Her father is Glen Workman and her mother is Chrisoula "Chrystal" Workman. She has an older sister named Shanelle Gray who is also an actress. 

Winter started acting at the age of four when she appeared in commercials for Cool Whip, Hot Wheels, and Quaker Oats. At the age of seven she had her first major role voicing a character in the animated movie "Tinker Bell".

When she was twelve years old she landed the role of Alex Dunphy on the ABC sitcom Modern Family which catapulted her into stardom. For her portrayal of Alex Dunphy she won two awards for Best Young Actor/Actress from 2012 to 2015 by Young Artist Awards. She also received three Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series from 2011 to 2014.

In addition to appearing on Modern Family, Ariel Winter has also done voice work for various video games including Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Dimensions. In 2016 she starred in the comedy film The Outcasts alongside Victoria Justice where she played Jodie Simmons a popular girl who teams up with some social outcasts to take down their mean rival queen bees. 

Winter is currently attending UCLA where she studies Political Science and French Literature with plans of pursuing a career in law after completing her degree program.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Ariel Winter is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On January 28, 1998, Ariel Winter was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Modern Family Begins Airing</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel Winter begins playing the role of Alex Dunphy on the hit ABC television show Modern Family.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Named Young Hollywood Awards Nominee</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel Winter is nominated for a 2012 Young Hollywood Award for her work on Modern Family.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">High School Graduation</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel Winter graduates high school at the age of 16.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Ariel Winter Becomes Legal Adult</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel Winter turns 18 and becomes an adult.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Announces She's Attending UCLA</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel announces that she will be attending UCLA in the fall of 2016.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Graduates from UCLA with Honors</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ariel graduates from UCLA with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Education and Information Studies.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Talented Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ariel Winter is an incredibly talented actress. She has been in many popular TV shows and movies, including Modern Family, where she played Alex Dunphy. She has won multiple awards for her performances and always brings her characters to life.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's an Inspiration</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ariel Winter is an inspiration to many. From speaking out about body positivity and mental health issues to standing up for what she believes in, she is a great role model for young people. Her determination and courage in the face of adversity is admirable.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's a Style Icon</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ariel Winter is a style icon. She loves to experiment with different looks and always looks amazing on the red carpet. Whether it's a glamorous gown or a casual jumpsuit, she always manages to look stunning no matter what she wears.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started Acting at the Age of 7</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ariel Winter started acting at the age of 7 and had her first major role in the movie Kiss Kiss Bang Bang when she was 11.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Home Schooled for Most of High School</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ariel Winter was homeschooled for most of her high school years due to her busy acting schedule.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Has a Degree from UCLA</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ariel Winter graduated from UCLA at the age of 20 with a degree in Political Science.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Was Bullied in Her Teens</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ariel Winter revealed that she was bullied in her teens due to her size and has been an advocate for anti-bullying initiatives since then.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Has Her Own Book and App</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ariel Winter has released her own book and app called "The Way I See It" which encourages young girls to develop self esteem and find their own inner strength.</p></div>


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