December 11, 1931
91 years old
5 ft 2½ in | 159 cm
33-25-34 in | 84-63.5-86.5 cm
48 kg | 106 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Rita Moreno was born in Humacao, Puerto Rico, on December 11, 1931, is a Puerto Rican actress.
Young Rita Moreno first started performing as a professional dancer in New York night clubs at the age of nine.
She made her big screen debut in drama film So Young, So Bad (1950) in role as Dolores Guererro.
She got her television debut in adventure series China Smith (1952) in episode "The Bamboo Coffin", in role as Mariaman.
Rita's breakthrough performance came as Anita in musical romantic drama film West Side Story (1961).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Skydrift" (1945) in role as Angelina, at Belasco Theatre.
She released her solo music album "Rita Moreno" in 2000.
How tall is Rita Moreno and what is her weight? Rita Moreno's height is 5' 2½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 159 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 106 іn pоunds or 48 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Rita Moreno is 91 years old.
Rita Moreno net worth is around 10 million dollars.
Rita Moreno body measurements are bust-waist-hip 33-25-34 in inches or 84-63.5-86.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 32B with cup size B.
She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her role as Anita in musical romantic drama film West Side Story (1961).
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for her role as Googie Gomez in comedy farce film The Ritz (1976).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her role as Rosella DeLeon in drama movie Portrait of a Showgirl (1982).
She was nominated for the ALMA Award for Best Actress for her role as Belle Abromowitz in comedy drama movie Slums of Beverly Hills (1998).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Valentina in musical romantic drama film West Side Story (2021).
Singin' in the Rain (1952) musical romantic comedy as Zelda Zanders
The King and I (1956) musical as Tuptim
Popi (1969) comedy drama as Lupe
Carnal Knowledge (1971) drama as Louise
The Four Seasons (1981) romantic comedy as Claudia Zimmer
She voiced Mimi in animated musical comedy movie Rio 2 (2014).
She voiced Mrs. McClaren in animated fantasy adventure comedy film My Father's Dragon (2022).
Fast X (2023) action as Abuelita Toretto
80 for Brady (2023) sports comedy as Maura
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Violet Newstead in ABC sitcom 9 to 5 (1982-1983).
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program for her role as Herself / Various in ABC television special Out to Lunch (1984).
She guest starred in sketch comedy series The Muppet Show (1976) in episode "#1.05", for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program.
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Rita Capkovic in NBC detective drama television series The Rockford Files (1978-1979).
She was nominated for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program for her voice role as Carmen Sandiego in Fox live action animated series Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego? (1994-1998).
She won the ALMA Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Sister Peter Marie Reimondo in HBO prison drama television series Oz (1997-2003).
She was nominated for three Critics' Choice Television Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Lydia Riera in Netflix sitcom One Day at a Time (2017-2020).
She was nominated for the Imagen Foundation Award for Best Actress on Television for her role as Dori Newman in TV Land sitcom Happily Divorced (2011-2013).
She won the OFTA Award for Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Liliana De La Vega in The CW romantic comedy drama and satirical telenovela Jane the Virgin (2015-2019).
She began her first dancing lessons with a Spanish dancer known as "Paco Cansino" in New York.
Has younger brother, Francisco Alverio.
She won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play and was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for her role as Googie Gomez in a play "The Ritz" (1975-1976), at Longacre Theatre.
She played Olive Madison in a play "The Odd Couple" (1985-1986), at Broadhurst Theatre.
She was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical for her role as Ilona Ritter in a musical "She Loves Me" (1964) at Lyric Theatre.
She was first Hispanic woman to win an Oscar.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 7080 Hollywood Boulevard in 1995.
She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2004 and the National Medal of Arts in 2009.
She won the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award in 2013 and a Peabody Award in 2019.
She received the Kennedy Center Honor in 2015.
She won the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.
She dated Jack Nicholson (1970), Hugh O'Brian (1957), Robert Wagner (1956), Jeffrey Hunter (1955-1957), Richard Egan (1955-1957) and Marlon Brando (1954-1962).
She was married to Leonard I. Gordon (1965-2010) they had one daughter, Fernanda Gordon Fisher.