Archive for the 'News' Category

May 21, 2024  •  News

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is proud to announce the appointment of renowned television and film actress and social activist America Ferrera as its new Global Goodwill Ambassador. Ferrera is an Oscar-nominated and Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award-winning celebrated actress, director, and producer, known for her many iconic roles in TV and film […]

February 10, 2024  •  News

America Ferrera will be a guest on some talk shows this upcoming week! Tuesday, February 13th: Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC Thursday, February 15th: Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC

February 7, 2024  •  News

It’s been a big year for America Ferrera: The “Barbie” star just received her first Academy Award nomination, and her directorial debut is now in development at Amazon MGM Studios’ Orion Pictures. Now, the actor, producer and author is being honored by the University of Southern California’s School of Dramatic Arts (SDA) as the recipient […]

February 5, 2024  •  Films, News

America Ferrera‘s directorial debut I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter is in development at Amazon MGM Studios’ Orion Pictures from screenwriter Linda Yvette Chávez. The film, based on Erika Sánchez’s New York Times bestselling novel of the same name, was previously set at Netflix. The story follows Julia Reyes, a teen with a sharp […]

January 23, 2024  •  News

America Ferrera has been nominated at the 2024 Academy Awards in the “Actress in a Supporting Role” category for her portrayal as Gloria in Barbie! The film received a total of eight nominations, including “Best Picture”! The 2024 Oscars will be held on Sunday, March 10, at 4 p.m. PT at the Dolby Theatre at […]

December 11, 2023  •  Films, News

Barbie received a total of nine nominations at the 2024 Golden Globe Awards! America Ferrera did not receive a nomination for her portrayal as Gloria in the film, but it’s great to see the film and other cast members get recognized! The film is up for the following awards: Best Motion Picture – Musical or […]

December 8, 2023  •  Films, News

Barbie has received 15 nominations at the 2024 Astra Awards, including a nomination for America Ferrera in the “Best Supporting Actress” category. Winners of the 2024 Astra Film Awards will be revealed on Saturday, January 6, 2024, during a live-streamed event from the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, beginning at 6:30 pm PT/9:30 pm ET.