America Ferrera - Actor Bio
America Ferrera secured her place as one of Hollywood's most vibrant young talents with her starring role in the Patricia Cardoso film, "Real Women Have Curves." Her performance earned her a Sundance Jury Award for Best Actress, an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Debut Performance, and a Young Artist Award nomination for Best Performance for a Leading Young Actress.
Recent feature film work includes Warner Brothers' "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2," the sequel to the hit 2005 film she starred in. She also starred in
the bilingual independent film "Towards Darkness," which she executive-produced, and Fox Searchlight's independent film, "Under the Same Moon."
Other work includes the Brian Jun film, "Steel City," Catherine Hardwicke's "Lords of Dogtown," and the 2005 Sundance Film Festival entry, "How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer." Ferrera also appeared off-Broadway in "Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead," directed by Trip Cullman.