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List of America Ferrera Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. End of Watch (2012)
13
2
End of Watch
R
13
2

Two LAPD officers, Brian Taylor and Mike Zavala, are partners as well as close friends. After killing a gangster for self-protection, they are assigned to the dangerous parts of the city. While dealing with the clashes between black and Mexican gangs, they uncover drug and human-trafficking rackets. As a result, the two are hunted down by a powerful Mexican Cartel. 

As:
Cast
Director:
David Ayer
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Anna Kendrick, Frank Grillo, David Harbour, Michael Peña, Natalie Martinez
2. Under the Same Moon (2007)
11
2
Under the Same Moon
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Patricia Riggen
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Kate del Castillo, Adrian Alonso, Maya Zapata, Eugenio Derbez
3. Lords of Dogtown (2005)
11
2
Lords of Dogtown
PG-13
11
2

Lords of Dogtown is a biographical drama film depicting the lives of three young pioneering skateboarders who swiftly rise to stardom. However, as they face different challenges in their personal lives, they find their brotherhood threatened. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Catherine Hardwicke
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Sport
4. Real Women Have Curves (2002)
11
2
Real Women Have Curves
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ana Garcia
Director:
Patricia Cardoso
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Lopez, Lupe Ontiveros, Brian Sites, Ingrid Oliu
5. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
11
2
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
PG
11
2

Four best friends, who are spending their first summer apart, buy a pair of mysterious pants. The amazing thing about it is that it fits each one of them despite their differing sizes and body structures. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Carmen
Director:
Ken Kwapis
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Blake Lively, Alexis Bledel, Amber Tamblyn, Jenna Boyd
6. It's a Disaster (2012)
10
2
It's a Disaster
R
10
2

It’s a Disaster is a comedy drama film which tells the story of four couples who meet for their Sunday brunch. However, they soon realize that the world is going through a catastrophic event, and therefore they think of ways to escape their fate.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hedy
Director:
Todd Berger
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
David Cross, Julia Stiles, Jeff Grace, Rachel Boston
7. Cesar Chavez (2014)
10
2
Cesar Chavez
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Rosario Dawson, John Malkovich, Jacob Vargas, Yancey Arias, Kerry Adra, Maynor Alvarado
8. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
11
2
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
PG-13
11
2

Four young women, Tibby, Bridget, Lena and Carmen, are best friends and as they separate they decide that they will stay in touch with a shared pair of jeans. However, as their lives take completely different paths, they realize that it will take more than this pair of jeans to stay in touch.

As:
Cast
Role:
Carmen Lowell
Director:
Sanaa Hamri
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama, Family
9. Special Correspondents (2016)
9
2
Special Correspondents
TV-MA
9
2

Special Correspondents is a satirical comedy film which revolves around two radio journalists who plan a scheme to fake their kidnappings during a rebel uprising in South America.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
11. Darkness Minus Twelve (2004)
13
3
Darkness Minus Twelve
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Luiza
Director:
Antonio Negret
Genres:
Action, Short
Star Cast:
Efrain Figueroa, Marlene Forte, Roger Velasco, Mike Baldridge
12. 3:52 (2005)
12
2
3:52
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Shawna Baca
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Felipe Alejandro, Karen Allen, Glen Begay, Carlie Callahan
13. Steel City (2006)
10
2
Steel City
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Jun
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurie Metcalf, Raymond J. Barry, Jamie Anne Allman, Marcus Atkins
14. How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)
11
2
How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Blanca
Director:
Georgina Garcia Riedel
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Peña, Lucy Gallardo, Eliana Alexander, Roman Arabia
15. Hacia la oscuridad (2007)
9
2
Hacia la oscuridad
R
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Luiza
Director:
Antonio Negret
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
William Atherton, Tony Plana, David Sutcliffe, Roberto Urbina
16. The Mis-Informant - with Jack Black as Nathan Spewman (2010)
9
2
The Mis-Informant - with Jack Black as Nathan Spewman
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Teacher
Director:
Jeremy Konner
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Caitlin Carmichael, Connor Gibbs, Coco Grayson
17. The Dry Land (2010)
9
2
The Dry Land
R
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Sarah
Director:
Ryan Piers Williams
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Ritter, Melissa Leo, Wilmer Valderrama, Ryan O'Nan
18. Muertas (2007)
9
2
Muertas
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Rebecca
Director:
Ryan Piers Williams
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Francesco Quinn, Ryan Piers Williams, Masiela Lusha, Benjamin Avila
19. X/Y (2014)
8
1
X/Y
8
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Silvia
Director:
Ryan Piers Williams
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Harbour, Ryan Piers Williams, Jon Paul Phillips, Castille Landon

TV Movie(s)

1. Gotta Kick It Up! (2002)
9
2
Gotta Kick It Up!
TV-G
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Yolanda
Director:
Ramón Menéndez
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Jhoanna Flores, Camille Guaty, Suilma Rodriguez, Sabrina Wiener
2. The Beautiful World of Ugly Betty (2007)
13
3
The Beautiful World of Ugly Betty
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Betty Suarez (archiveFootage)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Vanessa Lynn Williams, Vanessa Williams, Ashley Jensen, Alan Dale, Corinne Dekker
3. $5.15/Hr. (2004)
11
2
$5.15/Hr.
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Atherton, Mitch Baker, Johnny Bartee, David Bewley
4. Plainsong (2004)
11
2
Plainsong
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Victoria Roubideaux
Director:
Richard Pearce
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Geoffrey Lewis, Rachel Griffiths, William Andrews

Animation(s)

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
How to Train Your Dragon
TV-PG
Plot:

On the Island of Berk, a young Viking, Hiccup wishes to join the fight against dragons and protect his village. However, he is deemed unfit for the role by his father. He still manages to capture a dragon, only to realise that he has no desire to kill it. The two instead become friends and Hiccup learns more about dragons and why they attack.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Astrid (voice)
Director:
Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Dragons: Riders of Berk
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Astrid (40 episodes, 2012-2014)
Director:
Adam Henry, Anthony Bell, Louie del Carmen, John Eng, Joe Sichta
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
David Tennant, Thomas F. Wilson, Jay Baruchel, T.J. Miller, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Nolan North
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
How to Train Your Dragon 2
PG
Plot:

The sequel to the beloved children’s classic How to Train Your Dragon (2010), the movie finds Hiccup and Toothless and their friends united against the power-hungry warlord Drago Bludvist. Hiccup must not only rescue the dragons from Drago’s army but reunite with his mother Valka, Stoic’s long-lost wife.  

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Astrid (voice)
Director:
Dean DeBlois
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Action, Animation, Comedy, Adventure
Tinker Bell (2008)
Tinker Bell
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Fawn (voice)
Director:
Bradley Raymond
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Kristin Chenoweth, Lucy Liu, Mae Whitman, Raven-Symoné
Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers (2014)
Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Astrid (voice)
Director:
John Sanford, Elaine Bogan
Genres:
Short, Family, Fantasy, Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jay Baruchel, Tom Kenny, Tim Conway, T.J. Miller
Book of Dragons (2011)
Book of Dragons
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Astrid (voice)
Director:
Steve Hickner
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Jay Baruchel, Craig Ferguson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
100 Years (2017)
100 Years
As:
Cast
Director:
Lena Dunham, Kirsten Lepore
Genres:
Animation, Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Mindy Kaling, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Constance Wu

TV Shows and Videos

Years of Living Dangerously (2014)
Years of Living Dangerously
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself (2 episodes, 2014-2016)
Director:
Tom Casciato, Martha Jeffries, Drew Magratten, Ivy Meeropol, Jon Meyersohn
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Independent Lens (1999)
Independent Lens
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Hostess (112 episodes, 2003-2011)
Director:
Connie Field, Yoni Brook, John Whitehead, Tracy Droz Tragos, Johnny Symons
Genres:
Documentary
Superstore (2015)
Superstore
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Amy (55 episodes, 2015-2018)
Director:
Ruben Fleischer, Linda Mendoza, Tristram Shapeero, Matt Sohn, Victor Nelli Jr.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Cecily Strong, Brenda Song, Ben Feldman, Mark McKinney, Lauren Ash
What's Your Emergency (2015)
What's Your Emergency
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Urie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Cumming, Halley Feiffer, Ryan Spahn, Reed Birney, Sierra Boggess
Ugly Betty (2006)
Ugly Betty
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Betty Suarez (85 episodes, 2006-2010)
Director:
James Hayman, Tricia Brock, Rodman Flender, Lev L. Spiro, Tom Verica
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

America Ferrera Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Ugly Betty Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 2007
Primetime Emmy Awards
Ugly Betty Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series 2007