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Vanessa Williams Supports America Ferrera's Idea for 'Ugly Betty' Movie

April 20, 2010 (3:27 am) GMT
Another star of 'Ugly Betty' who loves the idea of bringing the TV series to the big screen is Ana Ortiz, the depicter of Hilda Suarez.
Vanessa Williams Supports America Ferrera's Idea for 'Ugly Betty' Movie

"" actress has joined her former co-stars and on a crusade to bring the canceled U.S. TV series to the big screen. Williams gave her final performance as fashion boss Wilhelmina Slater in the April 14 series finale, and bid farewell to her castmates of four years.

She says, "We did not want to leave. Our last week, none of us wanted to leave the table. None of us wanted to finish the words we were saying." Ortiz recently admitted she and America Ferrera are "open" to the idea of making an "Ugly Betty" film, and Williams is keen to join the pair's campaign.

She adds, "It was an extraordinary group of people, the ensemble was great, the directors were great - the writers - the whole team. It was unique. Yes, an 'Ugly Betty' movie, absolutely."

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