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“A Season of Self-Actualization”: Cast of Netflix’s ‘Gentefied’ Talk Representing Marginalized Communities

Gentefied, Netflix’s bilingual dramedy that explores love, loss, laughter and the pursuit of the American Dream through the lens of one Latinx community in Los Angeles, is coming back to the streaming service for season two Nov. 10. On Wednesday night, executive producer and director America Ferrera was joined by the cast and showrunners at […]

Eva Longoria, America Ferrera’s Poderistas to Release COVID-19 PSAs

Poderistas, a Latina-led organization co-founded by Eva Longoria and America Ferrera, is working with the California Department of Public Health to encourage Latinas across the state to get the COVID-19 vaccine through public service announcements.  Unveiled Tuesday, the partnership — which comes during Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month — hopes to explain the benefits of […]

America Ferrera Boards WeWork Limited Series at Apple

Apple’s limited series about the rise and fall of WeWork has added America Ferrera to its cast. The Emmy winner will star opposite Jared Leto and Anne Hathaway in WeCrashed. Based on the Wondery podcast of the same name, the eight-episode drama will track the “greed-filled rise and inevitable fall of WeWork, one of the world’s […]

America Ferrera to Return for ‘Superstore’ Series Finale

The actress departed the NBC comedy at the beginning of the season.

America Ferrera to Make Feature Directorial Debut With ‘I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter’

The YA dramedy is set up at Netflix, with Linda Yvette Chávez set to adapt.

Mark Ruffalo, Eva Longoria, Sacha Baron Cohen and More Set to Participate in Election-Themed Telethon

Stars including Mark Ruffalo, Eva Longoria, Sacha Baron Cohen, Alicia Keys and Sarah Silverman are participating in a telethon on Monday — the eve before the election — to encourage voting. 

America Ferrera Wanted to Have an Honest Chat With Voters — So She Launched an Instagram Series

"There is great power in our vote," the actress and activist tells The Hollywood Reporter of the audience she is speaking to with her short-form social media show, 'America...AF.'

Kerry Washington, Leonardo DiCaprio and More Encourage Voters to Make Voices Heard in ‘Every Vote Counts’ Special

Alicia Keys, America Ferrera, Kerry Washington and a myriad of Hollywood stars joined forces to celebrate the power of voting in the Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy special broadcast on CBS Thursday. 

Alicia Keys, America Ferrera, Kerry Washington to Host Star-Studded Voting Special

'Every Vote Counts' will air on CBS, iHeartMedia radio stations, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and more platforms.

‘TV’s Top 5’: Inside ‘Dexter’s’ Return; America Ferrera Bids Farewell to ‘Superstore’

'TV's Top 5': Inside 'Dexter's' Return; America Ferrera Bids Farewell to 'Superstore'

Jane Fonda, America Ferrera, Janet Mock Among Stars to Narrate Climate Activism Audiobook

A star-studded lineup is set for a cast reading of an audiobook All We Can Save: Truth, Courage and Solutions for the Climate Crisis, including Jane Fonda, America Ferrera, Janet Mock, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Sophia Bush. 

Emmys: Issa Rae, America Ferrera, Lena Waithe Set to Appear During 2020 Ceremony

Anthony Anderson, America Ferrera, Issa Rae, Gabrielle Union, J.J. Watt, Lena Waithe, Oprah Winfrey, Jason Bateman, Sterling K. Brown, Laverne Cox, Sesame Street’s Count Von Count, Morgan Freeman, Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, D-Nice, Randall Park, RuPaul, Patrick Stewart, Jason Sudeikis, Ty Burrell, Ken Jeong, Mindy Kaling, Tatiana Maslany and Bob Newhart are all set to appear on the 2020 Emmys on ABC.