Rico Rodriguez Talks Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello: "I Approve!"

Rico Rodriguez Talks Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello: "I Approve!"
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Sofia Vergara wanted to make sure she had the blessing of one very important person in her life when it came to fiancé Joe Manganiello — her on-screen son, Rico Rodriguez.

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While on the SAG Awards red carpet Sunday night, Rodriguez told E! News that Vergara introduced him to Manganiello on the set of their show, Modern Family, before the proposal happened.

"I met him before all of that went down," the 16-year-old actor She wanted to make sure I met him and he is such a cool guy so I was like, ‘Yeah, he’s good. I approve!’"

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We hear that, Rico! We're totally shipping Sofia and Joe too.