05:54 PM EDT 03/19/2015
Originally posted 03/19/2012 09:00AM
Modern Family's got itself a case of life imitating art!
While attending PaleyFest 2012 on Wednesday, Sofia Vergara revealed she's as equally unnerved by French bulldog Stella as her onscreen counterpart, Gloria Pritchett – thanks to a little ribbing by show creator Steven Levitan.
"It's not that I hate the dog!" she said. "It's that I'm not used to having a little dog on top of me and licking."
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