America Ferrera

Born Apr 18, 1984

Georgine America Ferrera is an American actress and producer. She is best known for her leading role as Betty Suarez on the ABC television series Ugly Betty (2006–2010). Her portrayal garnered critical acclaim, and she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series, and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.… Read More

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1984 Birth Born on April 18, 1984.


2002 18 Years Old In July 2002, Ferrera appeared in her first TV movie, Gotta Kick It Up! for The Disney Channel. … Read More


2005 21 Years Old 1 More Event
How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer came out in 2005, and she starred as the third generation of a Mexican-American family. … Read More
2006 22 Years Old She landed the lead role of Betty in Ugly Betty in 2006. … Read More
For her role in Ugly Betty, Ferrera won the 2007 Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical. … Read More
…  Ferrera's father died in 2010. … Read More
2011 27 Years Old Ferrera made her London stage debut on November 7, 2011, playing Roxie Hart in the musical Chicago in London's West End.
Ferrera has also been politically active. She was seen attending the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, pledging her support for President Barack Obama's re-election campaign. … Read More
2013 29 Years Old 1 More Event
On May 17, 2013, ABC announced that Ferrera would return to TV in a limited-run telenovela titled Pedro & Maria, a modern-day take on Romeo and Juliet set in Washington, D.C. The series had been in development at MTV since 2010 with Ferrera serving as director on the project, which would have interactive participation online content from viewers. … Read More


2015 31 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Ferrera will mark her return to television as a regular and co-producer on the upcoming sitcom Superstore, which was picked up by NBC for the 2015-16 television season.
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