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Ugly actress Betty America Ferrera are you ready to leave the comedy series Hypermarket At the end of its current fifth season.
Ferrera has been with the program since its launch and is also an executive producer of the single-camera series, in addition to directing multiple episodes, reports, variety.com.
"The last five years on ' Hypermarket ' have been some of the most rewarding, enriching and enjoyable years of my career. Producing, directing and acting with this wonderful cast and crew has given me opportunities to grow as a person and storyteller," Ferrera said.
She added: I am very grateful to my NBC partners and Universal television for the support and belief they have always placed in the show, and I'm most thankful to the brilliant Justin Spitzer for creating the funny, smart and relevant world of ' Hypermarket ' and inviting me to be a part of it.
"As I start the next chapter for my family and career, I wish only the best, and much continued success, to my beloved ' Hypermarket ' family."
The news of Ferrera's departure comes just over two weeks after it was announced that the channel was renewing the program for the sixth season.
"America's immeasurable contributions to ' Hypermarket ', both in front of and behind the camera as well as an ambassador for the show, can't possibly be quantified. We feel so fortunate to call her both a colleague and friend," said Lisa Katz and Tracey Pakosta, co-presidents of scripted programming.
" Hypermarket " takes place in fictional big box store Cloud 9. Along with Ferrera, it stars Ben Feldman , Lauren Ash Colton Dunn, Nico Santos Nichole Bloom , Kaliko Kauahi and Mark McKinney.