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Ferrera philosophy: ‘irrational belief in yourself’

With ‘Ugly Betty’ outgrown, all other chances are waiting

America Ferrera America Ferrera is saying goodbye to "Ugly Betty" and already looking beyond her new film, "Our Family Wedding." A veteran actress at 25, she says, "I don't think it ever crossed my mind that I wouldn't be what I wanted to be." (Eric Grigorian)
By Lynda Gorov
Globe Correspondent / March 7, 2010

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LOS ANGELES - Even on her TV show, “Ugly Betty,’’ America Ferrera gets a fair amount of action. The series ends its four-season run next month, and by now Ferrera’s title character is much more than moxie with braces. She’s a fully formed young woman who can get the guy. (Full article: 1218 words)

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