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America Ferrera is American Tragic

America Ferrera is American Tragic

Ugly Betty star America Ferrera (in Oscar de la Renta) sparkles at the 2008 Glamour Women of the Year Awards at NYC’s Carnegie Hall on Monday.

The 24-year-old actress will star and exec produce the drama American Tragic, with her longtime boyfriend Ryan Piers Williams directing his own screenplay. Production starts in February in New Mexico for a projected fall 2009 release.

According to Variety, American Tragic centers on a young war vet, played by newcomer Ryan O’Nan, who sets off across the country with a buddy to find redemption. America will play his wife and Melissa Leo (Frozen River) his mother.

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Photos: Stephen Lovekin/Getty, WENN
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19 Responses to “America Ferrera is American Tragic”

  1. 1
    AShAZ Says:

    first?

  2. 2
    AShAZ Says:

    anyway, what shes wearing makes her legs look short [-er?]
    lovin the shoes though

  3. 3
    Mama Says:

    3rd?

  4. 4
    shenanyginz Says:

    i love that dress… and for the life of me i cannot figure out why…

  5. 5
    boo Says:

    this is the first time i can see that america ferrera has some black in her. cool…

  6. 6
    Vanessa Says:

    She is so beautiful.
    America looks so different out of her Ugly Betty Makeup.

  7. 7
    Candy Cane Says:

    UGHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. 8
    Miss CulleN Says:

    fugly

  9. 9
    Eprí Says:

    :S:S:S:S:S

  10. 10
    Who Cares Says:

    I’d murder an orphan for that dress.

    Don’t much care for the granny hair though.

  11. 11
    kara Says:

    She looks beautiful.

  12. 12
    antonella Says:

    She looks so much thinner O_o

    Pretty.

  13. 13
    OMG Says:

    She looks pretty :)

  14. 14
    Katherine Says:

    she looks so pretty! I love her :)

  15. 15
    Cynthia Says:

    LOVE HER! MY DAUGHTER LOOKS JUST LIKE AMERICA, IT’S SCARY!

  16. 16
    Face Says:

    I seriously love her style. I covet! I want!

  17. 17
    my chick topless Says:

    i hate her
    love the dress

  18. 18
    Kiki Says:

    She’s so authentic, intelligent, and beautiful….

  19. 19
    razzle_dazzle Says:

    I think she looks HOT! This look works for her….

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