America Ferrera – “Barbie” UK Premiere

America Ferrera at the "Barbie" European Premiere on July 12, 2023 in London, England.

America Ferrera attended the “Barbie” European Premiere at Cineworld Leicester Square on July 12, 2023 in London, England.

Ferrera portrays Gloria in the upcoming film, a human character who encounters Barbie in the real world. The actress is most known for her role in ABC’s “Ugly Betty,” which she starred in for four seasons.

“Barbie” sees Mattel’s famous doll on a journey from Barbieland to the real world. The film, which debuts in theaters on July 21, features an ensemble cast including Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling, Will Ferrell, Emma Mackey, Dua Lipa, Hari Nef, Simu Liu and Ncuti Gatwa. The movie’s soundtrack is just as star-studded, featuring tracks from Charli XCX, Tame Impala, Ice Spice, Lizzo and Haim.

Gerwig cowrote “Barbie” with her longtime partner Noah Baumbach. The couple previously collaborated on the screenplay for their 2012 dramedy “Frances Ha.”