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Awards and Credentials

  1. Screen Actors Guild Award, Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series, for Ugly Betty, 2007
  2. Golden Globe, Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy, for Ugly Betty, 2007
  3. Emmy, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, for Ugly Betty, 2007
  4. ALMA Award, Outstanding Actress – Television Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie, for Ugly Betty, 2007
  5. Imagen Award, Best Actress for The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, 2006

America Ferrera

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America Ferrera is an actress who currently stars in the television show, Ugly Betty. The role has won her an Emmy, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild award. She has also held lead roles in several films, including The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, and Real Women Have Curves.

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You can't buy happiness

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  • America Ferrara, the star of the hit TV series Ugly Betty, shares a personal story about the isolation she felt in the early days of her acting career.

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Fleeting moment or state of being?

  • America Ferrera
  • America Ferrera, the star of the hit TV series, Ugly Betty, ponders whether happiness is an experience that comes and goes or perhaps is something more lasting.

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