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America Ferrera Eyes TV Comeback On ABC

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05:  Actress America Ferrera attends the 28th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards at NYU Skirball Center on May 5
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: Actress America Ferrera attends the 28th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards at NYU Skirball Center on May 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)

America Ferrera may return to ABC.

The former "Ugly Betty" actress’ telenovela project "Pedro & Maria" is in development at the broadcast network as a potential limited series. Originally developed at MTV three years ago, "Pedro & Maria" is a modern day twist on "Romeo and Juliet." The project is from executive producer Ben Silverman ("The Office," "The Biggest Loser") through his Electus multimedia studio.

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