American actress Georgine Ferrera (April 18, 1984) also called America Ferrera shot to fame after landing the lead role in the hit show “Ugly Betty.” In 2007, Time magazine named Ferrera one of the 100 most influential persons in the world. She is passionate about the “Save the Children” movement and serves as its ambassador. She went to India as part of her humanitarian work to meet the kids of sex workers and spread awareness about sex trafficking.
Ferrera became a “role model” for young Hispanic women in the entertainment industry thanks to her distinctive character in “Ugly Betty” and her subsequent roles as Congresswoman Hilda L.
At the University of Southern California, where he had hired her for a student movie, America Ferrera first met her future husband, actor, and director Ryan Piers Williams. They were wed on June 27, 2011, after becoming engaged in June 2010. Sebastian, a son, was born to them in May 2018; Lucia, a girl, was delivered to them on May 4, 2020.
Biography and Body Statistics:
Full Name: America Georgina Ferrera
Nickname: America Ferrera
Occupation: Actress, Voice-over Artist, Producer
Date of Birth: April 18, 1984
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Parents Name: Carlos Gregorio Ferrera (Father), América Griselda Ayes (Mother)
Spouse/ Boyfriend: Ryan Piers Williams (M. 2011)
Height: 5′0″ inches
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Body Figure: Hourglass
Bra Size: 34B
Shoe size: 6.5 U.S.
Body measurements: 37-26-37 inches
Why was America called Ferrera?
The name America has definitely grown on me.
I wish there was a big patriotic story behind it, but the truth is that my grandfather was a librarian who knew all sorts of random facts. When my mother was born on 14 April,
he named her after a Latin American holiday, the Day of Americas, that nobody knew about.
Why did Ferrera leave the show?
Ferrera, who exited the series to pursue other projects and spend more time with her family, agreed to see this storyline through to Thursday’s episode, the series’ milestone 100th.
Are America Ferrera and Blake Lively friends?
The bonds of sisterhood! Blake Lively, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera and Amber Tamblyn have followed in their Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants characters’ footsteps by creating an everlasting friendship dating back to the original 2005 movie.