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star America Ferrera
and High School Musical
hunk Zac Efron
were among the winners at the ninth Family Television Awards Wednesday night in Beverly Hills.
Ferrera, 23, who has accumulated Emmy, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild awards for her portrayal of Betty Suarez on the ABC series, won best actress while the show best comedy.
Efron, 20, won the best actor award for the Disney Channel original, which earned best movie musical honors.
ABC's quirky Pushing Daisies
snagged the best new series award while NBC's Heroes
won best drama.
– Gerri Miller