Ugly Betty no more! America Ferrera shows off her cleavage in a low-cut lime green dress as she leads the glamour at Vanity Fair TV event

She soared to success as wannabe writer Betty Suarez in Ugly Betty ten years ago.

But America Ferrera was worlds away from her screen alter-ego as she attended the NBC and Vanity Fair 2016-2017 TV Season event at NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.

The 32-year-old actress looked stunning as she flaunted her ample cleavage in a plunging sequinned dress.

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Bright future: America Ferrera was worlds away from her screen alter-ego as she attended the NBC and Vanity Fair TV Season event at NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles on Wednesday

The slinky lime green number ensured all focus was on her assets as it skimmed her womanly physique.

America added height to her frame with a pair of chic gold heels as she worked her magic on the red carpet at the star-studded bash.  

Finding the right balance between sexy and sophisticated, the star draped a chic black blazer over her shoulders and accessorised with a simple black clutch bag.

The TV star couldn't wipe the smile off her glossy red pout and her shoulder length blonde locks framed her pretty face in loose curls.

Glamourous: The 32-year-old actress looked stunning as she flaunted her ample cleavage in a plunging sequinned dress

Dressed to impress: The slinky lime green number ensured all focus was on her assets as it skimmed her womanly physique as she posed with actor Ben Feldman  

Leading lady: America added height to her frame with a pair of chic gold heels as she worked her magic on the red carpet at the star-studded bash 

'I love my new haircut!' America unveiled her newly dyed blonde locks last week and even though she was dubious before, she admitted she loves her look now

America has stayed true to her long brunette locks throughout her career, yet opted for the drastic change last week. 

And she did admit her doubts on Instagram about the new look but it wasn't long before she embraced it, stating: 'I was nervous about such a big change, and now I can't decide which way I love my new haircut most!!'

'All the credit goes to the brilliant ladies who helped me get this new, fun, fresh look for the fall! Cut by @mioknyc and color by @katieschember.' 

However, she explained the new do was for her role in the sitcom TV series, Superstore. 

Working it: Finding the right balance between sexy and sophisticated, the star draped a chic black blazer over her shoulders and accessorised with a simple black clutch bag 

Rocking the red carpet: The TV star couldn't wipe the smile off her glossy red pout and her shoulder length blonde locks framed her pretty face in loose curls 

'On my show, there's a story line where my character cuts her hair and I was like, "You know what? I'd welcome a change,"' she told Us Weekly.

'Every time I look in the mirror I'm like, "Who is that?"' she noted. 

America - who is married to actor Ryan Piers Williams -  is also set to star How to Train Your Dragon 3, which will be released in 2018.

The talented star seemed in great spirits as she attended TV's big event alongside hunky actor Ben Feldman.

Edgy: Mandy Moore (L) also was in attendance and looked stunning in a bardot figure-hugging black dress while Maddie Baillio (R) rocked a black mini-dress

Surprising guest: British TV presenter Jameela Jamil showed off her sartorial sass in a pretty white dress which flaunted her statuesque frame

Hunky: Heroes star Milo Ventimiglia looked handsome in a navy shirt which was tucked neatly into a pair of black jeans 

The 36-year-old looked super dapper in a deep turquoise coloured suit and grey shirt.

Mandy Moore was also in attendance and looked stunning in a bardot figure-hugging black dress.

British presenter Jameela Jamil, actress Chrissy Metz and actor Milo Ventimiglia also stepped out in style. 

Pop of colour: Chrissy Metz flashed a lot of cleavage as she worked the dramatic red print of her gown, while Kristine Leah showed off her slim frame in a stunning figure-hugging number

Silver lining: Actress Kelli Berglund pulled out all the stops in a plunging mini-dress which showed off her perky cleavage and toned legs 


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