America Ferrera comes to light after her involvement in "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" in 2005 and ABC's TV series "Ugly Betty" the next year.
She has been acting since she was eight and the Aries lady has won several awards like Golden Globe Award as a Best Performance Actress and also was chosen as one of People's magazine annual 100 Most Beautiful People in the world in May 2007.
Born in Los Angeles, California, to Honduran parents, Ferrera developed an interest in acting at a young age performing in several stage productions at her school.She made her feature film debut in 2002 with the comedy drama Real Women Have Curves, winning praise for her performance.She provided the voice of Astrid Hofferson in the How to Train Your Dragon franchise.Shakespeare's King Lear is a tragedy in which the title character goes mad after dividing his estate between two of his three daughters because of their flattery, which results in unfortunate circumstances.Her parents are Honduran who emigrated to United Stated in the mid 1970s.
Her mom worked at a hotel as a house cleaning staff but her father walked out from the family when she was a child.Ferrera garnered critical acclaim for playing the protagonist of the series Betty Suarez, and won the Best Actress Awards at various award ceremonies in 2007 including the Golden Globe Awards, the Screen Actors Guild Awards, and the Primetime Emmy Award, the first for a Latin woman in the category.Ferrera's other notable film roles include the drama The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008), the drama The Dry Land (2010), the romantic comedy Our Family Wedding (2010), and the crime drama End of Watch (2012).(2002) and the drama The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005); the latter earned her the Imagen Award Best Actress and her first nomination at the ALMA Awards.She ventured into television roles and landed the leading part on the ABC comedy drama Ugly Betty (2006–2010).fans, they're going to love the mashup between America Ferrera and Amber Tamblyn."On my way to live out a childhood fantasy with one of my besties @amberrosetamblyn - what kinda madness are we getting ourselves into? "Can't wait for you guys to see the craziness that went down!! #lipsyncbattle #duelingsisters."Amber added, "Maybe, just maybe, we did #Lip Sync Battle today and maybe we just killed it @americaferrera." cast has remained extra close ever since the first film came out in 2005.