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America Ferrera


America Georgine Ferrera (born April 18, 1984) is an American actress. She is known for her leading role as Betty Suarez on the American Broadcasting Company's comedy-drama television series Ugly Betty (2006-10). Her acting garnered critical acclaim, and she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Television Series Musical or Comedy, the ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 19 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Ugly Betty
Ugly Betty Betty Suarez
(2006-2010)
End of Watch
End of Watch Orozco
(2012)

Filmography

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 2015-2016 Superstore (TV Series)
Amy
- Seasonal Help (2016) ... Amy
- Election (2016) ... Amy
- Halloween Theft (2016) ... Amy
- Dog Adoption Day (2016) ... Amy
- Spokesman Scandal (2016) ... Amy
 2016 NBC Fall Primetime Preview (TV Movie)
Amy
 2015-2016 Dragons: Race to the Edge (TV Series)
Astrid
- Defenders of the Wing, Part 1 (2016) ... Astrid (voice)
- Family on the Edge (2016) ... Astrid (voice)
- Tone Death (2016) ... Astrid (voice)
 2016 Special Correspondents
Brigida
 2012-2015 Dragons: Riders of Berk (TV Series)
Astrid
- Cast Out: Part II (2014) ... Astrid (voice)
- Cast Out, Part I (2014) ... Astrid (voice)
- Bing! Bam! Boom! (2014) ... Astrid (voice)
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (2014) ... Astrid (voice)
 2015 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series)
Mena
- 80s Ladies (2015) ... Mena
 2015 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series)
Maternity
- Paid Family Leave (2015) ... Maternity
 2015 What's Your Emergency (TV Series)
Brenda Fitzgerald
- Corporate Hell (2015) ... Brenda Fitzgerald
- Trouble in Hell (2015) ... Brenda Fitzgerald
 2014 Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers (Video short)
Astrid (voice)
 2014 X/Y
Silvia
 2012 Christine (TV Series)
Christine
- Butterflies (2012) ... Christine
- Boy Magnet (2012) ... Christine
- Roy (2012) ... Christine
- Lyle (2012) ... Christine
- Oz (2012) ... Christine
 2011 Book of Dragons (Video short)
Astrid (voice)
 2011 Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (Video short)
Astrid Hofferson (voice)
 2011 Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series)
Emmy Presenter (segment "Paco Dances")
- Episode #2.2 (2011) ... Emmy Presenter (segment "Paco Dances")
 2010 Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (TV Short)
Astrid (voice)
 2008 Tinker Bell (Video)
Fawn (voice)
 2007 Hacia la oscuridad
Luiza
 2007 Muertas (Short)
Rebecca
 2006 Steel City
Amy Barnes
 2005 3:52
Kate
 2005 Lords of Dogtown
Thunder Monkey
 2004 $5.15/Hr. (TV Movie)
 2004 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
April Perez
- Harvest (2004) ... April Perez
 2004 Plainsong (TV Movie)
Victoria Roubideaux
 2004 Darkness Minus Twelve (Short)
Luiza
 2002 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Charlee
- The Word (2002) ... Charlee
 2002 Gotta Kick It Up! (TV Movie)
Yolanda
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Hispanic Scholarship Fund (2002) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | 26 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Georgina Ferrera

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's so reassuring to have a woman heroine who triumphs with more than just what she has on the outside... who has more to offer the world than just a pretty picture. To me, the tragedy about this whole image-obsessed society is that young girls get so caught up in just achieving that they forget to realize that they have so much more to offer the world. See more »

Trivia:

Ranked #84 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2008 list. See more »

Trademark:

Her bright smile See more »

Nickname:

Georgina

Star Sign:

Aries

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Has she played a role where she's not Hispanic? Tupelo_Honey
Latinas in Hollywood rodgers2-1
Her Name bugleboy5
We Want An Ugly Betty Movie htaylormadison
Emmy submission episodes? dannyroddick0816
No Emmy Nomination This Year? unique-17
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