Rita Moreno (born Rosa Dolores Alverío Marcano; December 11, 1931) is a Puerto Rican actress, dancer, and singer. Her career has spanned over 70 years; her notable acting work includes supporting roles in the musical films Singin' in the Rain (1952), The King and I (1956) and West Side Story (1961), as well as a 1971 to 1977 stint on the children's television series The Electric Company, and ...
One day after announcing her planned appearance, organizers now say Rita Moreno will not be able to attend this year’s 14th annual El Paso Community Foundation Plaza Classic Film Festival. In a statement,
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Rita Moreno, Actress: West Side Story. Rita Moreno is one of the very few performers to win an Oscar, an Emmy, a Tony and a Grammy, thus becoming an EGOT. She was born Rosita Dolores Alverío in the hospital in Humacao, Puerto Rico on December 11, 1931 (but raised in nearby, smaller Juncos, which had no hospital), to seamstress Rosa María (Marcano) and farmer Francisco José "Paco" ...
Rita Moreno is one of the very few performers to win an Oscar, an Emmy, a Tony and a Grammy, thus becoming an EGOT. She was born Rosita Dolores Alverío in the hospital in Humacao, Puerto Rico on December 11, 1931 (but raised in nearby, smaller Juncos, which had no hospital), to seamstress Rosa María (Marcano) and farmer Francisco José "Paco" Alverío.
- Rosita Dolores Alverio
- 5' 2½" (1.59 m)
- December 11, 1931 in Humacao, Puerto Rico
Jun 18, 2021 · Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It: Directed by Mariem Pérez Riera. With Morgan Freeman, Marlon Brando, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Gina Rodriguez. A look at the life and work of Rita Moreno from her humble beginnings in Puerto Rico to her success on Broadway and in Hollywood.
- Mariem Pérez Riera
Apr 26, 2021 · Oscars 2021: Rita Moreno, 89, looks incredible alongside her daughter. She is an octogenarian EGOT winner, set to appear in Steven Spielberg‘s next big budget film. And Rita Moreno, 89, looked ...
Jun 25, 2021 · Rita Moreno, Puerto Rican-born American actress, dancer, and singer who accomplished the rare feat of winning the four major North American entertainment awards (EGOT): Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. She was also the first Hispanic woman to receive an Oscar (Academy Award). Learn more about Moreno’s life and career.
Jun 17, 2021 · Rita Moreno is receiving backlash on social media after defending Lin-Manuel Miranda and "In the Heights" following criticism regarding the lack of dark-skinned Afro Latinos in the film's cast ...
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Jun 17, 2021 · rita moreno documentary to hit pbs in 2020 "You can never do right, it seems," she told the host . "This is the man who literally has brought Latino-ness and Puerto Rican-ness to American.
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