VIDEO: Foreign-Born Stars Who Became U.S. Citizens Happy 4th of July! In honor of America’s birthday, we’re taking a look at some of Hollywood’s foreign-born celebs who have become U.S. citizens. Sofia Vergara was born in a small town in Columbia but after living and working in America for years, she became an official citizen in 2014. “It’s a very emotional moment for me,” she said on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” South African-born Charlize Theron made it official in the U.S.A. in 2007 and opened up about why she found it so important during an interview with CBS.[grabpress_video video_id=”5419748″ auto_play=”true” width=”500″ height=”281″ guid=”9f18a638c4310398959a72a4d28ea97b3d089679″]Thanks for checking us out. Please take a look at the rest of our videos and articles.To stay in the loop, bookmark our homepage.