Top Stories

America Ferrera: More Movies Like 'Cesar Chavez' Need to Be Made!

America Ferrera: More Movies Like 'Cesar Chavez' Need to Be Made!

America Ferrara steps out for the Cesar Chavez screening with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute at the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center on Tuesday (February 4) in Washington, DC.

This movie needs to be a success because more movies like this need to be made,” the 29-year-old actress said at the screening (via the Washington Post). “You have the platform to make this part of the conversation.”

Cesar Chavez will make its way to the SXSW film festival next month. “So excited for my first time at @sxsw with #cesarchavezmovie” America tweeted about the news.

FYI: America is wearing a Donna Karan dress and Jennifer Fisher jewelry.

Just Jared on Facebook
america ferrera cesar chavez dc screening 01
america ferrera cesar chavez dc screening 02
america ferrera cesar chavez dc screening 03
america ferrera cesar chavez dc screening 04
america ferrera cesar chavez dc screening 05

Photos: FameFlynet
Posted to: America Ferrera

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Bill Cosby will be hosting seminars on how to avoid sexual assault - TMZ
  • We're going to learn more about Fat Amy in Pitch Perfect 3 - Just Jared Jr
  • Courteney Cox is all natural now- TooFab
  • Ivanka Trump inspired this Oscar winning actress' latest role - The Hollywood Reporter
  • Katy Perry just made music history - Just Jared Jr
  • Petterman

    Vieja gorda panzona pierde peso y vistete como una mujer moderna. Enfocate en proyectos diversos, no te segreges o limites a los estereotipos. No porque seas latina tienes que hacer solo peliculas latinas.

  • America

    @Petterman:

    Si, parece tortillera vestida en gala.

  • Monica

    @Petterman @America ¿Por qué tanto odio contra ella?