The hit fashion series was cancelled after four seasons earlier this year (10), but Ferrera’s turn as hapless Betty Suarez landed her the ceremony’s top trophy ahead of Modern Family star Vergara and Wizards of Waverly Place actress Gomez.
Best Actor was awarded to Danny Pino for his role in Cold Case. The cop show, which was axed in May (10), was named Best TV series at Sunday’s (15Aug10) awards show, which celebrates Latin stars.
In the movie categories, Best Feature Film went to La Mission – while its star, Benjamin Bratt, walked away with the Best Actor honour.
Ana de la Reguera won Best Actress for Backyard and Kenny Ortega was named Best Director for his work on Michael Jackson’s concert epic This Is It.