Biography

America Georgina Ferrera (born April 18, 1984) is a Honduran American actress, best known for playing the lead role in the television comedy series Ugly Betty. Her portrayal garnered critical acclaim, and she won the Golden Globe Award for "Best Actress in a Comedy Series", the Screen Actors Guild Award for "Best Female Actor in a Comedy Series", and the Emmy Award for "Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series". She has also starred in Real Women Have Curves, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, its sequel Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, and The Dry Land, and had a small role in the skateboard biopic Lords of Dogtown (2005). In addition, she was the voice of Astrid the Viking in the Dreamworks animated picture How to Train Your Dragon.

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America Georgina Ferrera (born April 18, 1984) is a Honduran American actress, best known for playing the lead role in the television comedy series Ugly Betty. Her portrayal garnered critical acclaim, and she won the Golden Globe Award for "Best Actress in a Comedy Series", the Screen Actors Guild Award for "Best Female Actor in a Comedy Series", and the Emmy Award for "Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series". She has also starred in Real Women Have Curves, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, its sequel Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, and The Dry Land, and had a small role in the skateboard biopic Lords of Dogtown (2005). In addition, she was the voice of Astrid the Viking in the Dreamworks animated picture How to Train Your Dragon.

Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 45

Birthday 1984-04-18

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 How to Train Your Dragon 3 as Astrid Hofferson (voice)
2017 The Words That Built America as Herself
2017 100 Years as Narrator (voice)
2016 America Divided(5 episodes) as Herself
2016 Special Correspondents as Brigida
2015 Superstore(35 episodes) as Amy Dubanowski
2014 Dragons: Dawn Of The Dragon Racers as Astrid (voice)
2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 as Astrid (voice)
2014 X/Y
2014 Cesar Chavez as Helen Chavez
2013 Six by Sondheim as Mary / Herself
2013 It's a Disaster as Hedy Galili
2012 Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide as Herself
2012 End of Watch as Officer Orozco
2012 DreamWorks Dragons(109 episodes) as Astrid (voice)
2011 Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury as Astrid Hofferson (voice)
2011 Book of Dragons as Astrid (voice)
2011 The Latino List as Herself
2010 Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon as Astrid (voice)
2010 The Dry Land as Sarah
2010 Our Family Wedding as Lucia Ramirez
2010 How to Train Your Dragon as Astrid
2008 Tinker Bell as Fawn (voice)
2008 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 as Carmen Lowell
2008 Under the Same Moon as Martha
2007 La Lupe: Queen of Latin Soul as Herself
2007 Towards Darkness as Luiza
2006 Ugly Betty(85 episodes) as Betty Suarez
2006 Steel City as Amy Barnes
2005 Lords of Dogtown as Thunder Monkey
2005 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants as Carmen Lowell
2005 How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer as Blanca
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(2 episodes)
2002 Gotta Kick It Up as Yolanda
2002 Real Women Have Curves as Ana Garcia
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Independent Lens(278 episodes)
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1994 Touched by an Angel(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(3 episodes)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(5 episodes)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)

Production

2014 X/YProducer

Directing

2015 Superstore(1 episode)Director

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