America Ferrera

America Ferrera

Hollywood actress
America is the youngest of six children, all her siblings have college degrees, so it was important for her to make sure she didn't skip college for acting. She is a double major at USC, and she says, while in school, she wants to concentrate on feature films and movies of the week for tv. Her parents are Honduran, and she was raised in a single parent house with her mother. Her mother is a hotel executive who is in charge of housecleaning staff.America has said that she grew up in her mom's office basically. She has been in 2 feature films (Gotta Kick It Up and Real Women Have Curves, and she will be appearing in Plainsong which is a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie that will air on CBS this fall (2003.) She also starred in the play The Have Little. She has done school and community plays as well.Source: 
What's kind of wonderful about being the voice in an animated film is you're a small part of an enormous production. And in a way, you get to remain a little bit objective.More America Ferrera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Really, you’ve got to have magic elements line up.More America Ferrera quotes [04/02/2012 01:04:12]
I struggled with being a Latino growing up in Los Angeles. I felt very American. I still do. I went to 35 bar mitzvahs before I went to a single quinceanera. I could talk all day about my culture and what it means to me.More America Ferrera quotes [04/02/2012 01:04:54]
It's so reassuring to have a woman heroine who triumphs with more than just what she has on the outside who has more to offer the world than just a pretty picture.More America Ferrera quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
She had seen Real Women Have Curves, and when the idea of Ugly Betty came up, she thought of me.More America Ferrera quotes [04/02/2012 01:04:12]

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