America Georgine Ferrera is an American actress who was born under Aries sun sign in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of América Griselda Ayes who worked as the director of the housekeeping staff for one of the Hilton Hotels, and her father was Carlos Gregorio Ferrera. She was attended Calabash Street Elementary School, George Ellery Hale Middle School and El Camino Real High School and showing the interest in acting since then. After that she then continued study to University of Southern California on a presidential scholarship, double majoring in theater and international relations.
America Ferrera Body Measurement Table
|Date of Birth||April 18, 1984|
|Age||30 years old|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Hip Size||37 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||56 kg 124 pounds|
America Ferrera career
In July 2002, America Ferrera made her first TV appearance in cadence for Disney Channel. The same year she made her first appearance on the big screen with the Ana film. She continued to play on television by an Angel, but also the cinema in Little Women of the Traveling Pants (where she played the role of Carmen), Lords of Dogtown. She received the 2005 Movieline Breakthrough Award.
In 2006 she got the lead role in Ugly Betty. Ugly Betty is an adaptation of the Colombian TV series Betty La Fea. This popular series in the United States, America Ferrera plays Betty Suarez, a young woman certainly very engaging but not really attractive. To play this role, America must wear braces, a wig and a ruffled any makeup and clothes that make it less attractive. To describe this transformation, America speaks of “Bettification”.
she received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy for her role as Betty Suarez in Ugly Betty aired on
ABC in the States US and TF1 in France. In summer 2007, she resumed her role as Carmen Lowell to shoot later in Little Women of the Traveling Pants.
America Ferera Controversy
Seems that America Ferera life is very clean and she has received some awards and accolades due her job as an actress and activist.
America Ferera dating
In 2010, America was engaged to her boyfriend Ryan Piers Williams. They married a year later, on 27 June 2011. The couple met during the filming of a movie, directed by Ryan in which America was part of the cast. They repeated the experiment in the film The Dry Land also directed by Ryan.
America Ferera net worth
America Ferera may one of the actresses who could earn so much money from her role as TV actress. It then revealed that her net worth is about $8 million.