Rita Moreno Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Rita Moreno is a quite popular and successful actress and also a singer and belongs to a mix ethnicity of Puerto, Rican and American as well. She was born on 11th December 1931 in Humacao, Puerto Rico and has been working in the industry for more than 70 years in all different kinds of fields and profession. The full name of Rita Moreno is Rosa Dolores Alverio and she was born in the year 1931. She was born to the lovely couple Francisco Jose Paco Alverio and Rose Maria in Puerto Rico. In the year 1936, she moved to New York along with her family. After she arrived in the New York city, she started taking classes of dance as well as started learning Spanish language.

Career

When she was only 13 years old, offered the role of Angelina in a Broadway play called as Sky drift. That was the beginning of her career and after that she did a lot of small roles in a major number of movies like The King, Singing in the Rain, The Toast of New Orleans, and many more as well. over the time period of almost 7 decided, Rita has done a lot of tv shows and movies and the number reaches out to more than a century of movies.

In the year 1962, she got a role that proved to be a breakthrough in her career and it was the role in a Broadway musical and the name was West Side Story. She played the role of Chita Rivera in a play and also won the title of Best supporting actress and that was her first Academy Award. In the year 1976, she again got a huge role of Googie Gomez in the move called The Ritz. For the same role she was honoured with best actress awards namely Golden globe award and BAFTA award.

Along with that’s she also appeared in a lot of television series which include the electric company, out to lunch, Jane the virgin. Grey’s anatomy. Working, 9 to 5, I like it like that, The Rockford files, Oz, caca, de los Babys, Slums of Beverly hills. The muppet show, Where the earth is Carmen Sandiego, and so many more. She featured as one of the leads in Netflix original drama comedy and family sitcom One Day at a Time.

Rita Moreno Biography

Real Name Rosa Dolores Alverío
Birth Date December 11, 1931
Age 88 Years
Birth Place Humacao, Puerto Rico
Nationality Puerto Rican
Profession Actress, Dancer, Singer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Sagittarius

Rita Moreno Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 2” – in centimeters – 158 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 48 kg  –  in Pounds –  106 lbs 
Body Measurements 32-25-35
Bra (Breast) Size 32
Waist Size 25
Hip Size 35
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight

Qualification/Education

School Not Known
College Not Known

Family

Father Francisco José “Paco” Alverío
Mother Rosa María Marcano
Sister None
Brother Francisco Alverio

Rita Moreno Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Rita Moreno marital status? (single, engaged, married, in relation or divorce) Married
How many children does Rita Moreno have? One (Fernanda Luisa Fisher)
Is Rita Moreno having any relationship affair? No
Is Rita Moreno lesbian? No
Who is Rita Moreno husband? Leonard Gordon (1965; Died 2010)

Rita Moreno Movies

  • So Young, So Bad (1950) as a Dolores Guererro
  • The Toast of New Orleans (1950) as a Tina
  • Pagan Love Song (1950) as a Terru
  • The Ring (1952) as a Lucy Gomez
  • Singin’ in the Rain (1952) as a Zelda Zanders
  • The Fabulous Senorita (1952) as a Manuela Rodríguez
  • Cattle Town (1952) as a Queli
  • Fort Vengeance (1953) as a Bridget Fitzgibbon
  • Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation (1953) as a Soubrette
  • Latin Lovers (1953) as a Christina
  • El Alamein (1953) as a Jara
  • Jivaro (1954) as a Maria
  • The Yellow Tomahawk (1954) as a Honey Bear
  • Garden of Evil (1954) as a Cantina Singer
  • Untamed (1955) as a Julia
  • Seven Cities of Gold (1955) as a Ula
  • The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956) as a Sandra Roberts
  • The King and I (1956) as a Tuptim
  • The Vagabond King (1956) as a Huguette
  • The Deerslayer (1957) as a Hetty Hutter
  • This Rebel Breed (1960) as a Lola Montalvo
  • West Side Story (1961) as a Anita
  • Summer and Smoke (1961) as a Rosa Zacharias
  • Cry of Battle (1963) as a Sisa
  • The Night of the Following Day (1968) as a Vi
  • Popi (1969) as a Lupe
  • Marlowe (1969) as a Dolores Gonzáles
  • Carnal Knowledge (1971) as a Louise
  • The Ritz (1976) as a Googie Gomez
  • Voodoo Passion (1977)
  • The Boss’ Son (1978) as a Esther Rose
  • Happy Birthday, Gemini (1980) as a Lucille
  • The Four Seasons (1981) as a Claudia Zimmer
  • Age Isn’t Everything (1991) as a Rita
  • Italian Movie (1993) as a Isabella
  • I Like It Like That (1994) as a Rosaria Linares
  • Carmen Miranda: Bananas is My Business (1995) as a Herself
  • Angus (1995) as a Madame Rulenska
  • Slums of Beverly Hills (1998) as a Belle Abromowitz
  • Carlo’s Wake (1999) as a Angela Torello
  • The Puerto Ricans: Our American Story (1999) as a Herself
  • Blue Moon (2000) as a Maggie
  • Piñero (2001) as a Miguel’s Mother
  • Casa de los Babys (2003) as a Señora Muñoz
  • Scooby-Doo! and the Monster of Mexico (2003) as a Dona Dolores and Woman No. 3 (voice)
  • Beyond Borders: John Sayles in Mexico (2003) as a Herself
  • King of the Corner (2004) as a Inez
  • Play It By Ear (2006) as a Ruth
  • Rio 2 (2014) as a Mimi (voice)
  • Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks (2014) as a Ida Barks
  • West Side Story (2020) as a Valentina

Rita Moreno Television Series

  • Father Knows Best (1958) as a Chanthini
  • Bourbon Street Beat (1960) as a Manuela Ruiz
  • Burke’s Law (1963) as a Margaret Cowls
  • The Electric Company (1971–1977) as a Carmela
  • Dominic’s Dream (1974) as a Anita Bente
  • Out to Lunch (1974) as a Various
  • Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood (1975) as a Herself
  • The Muppet Show (1976) as a Herself
  • The Carol Burnett Show (1976) as a Herself (skit player)
  • The Rockford Files (1978) as a Rita Capkovic
  • Anatomy of a Seduction (1979) as a Nina
  • The Muppets Go Hollywood (1979) as a Herself/Host
  • Evita Perón (1981) as a Renata Riguel
  • 9 to 5 (1982–1983) as a Violet Newstead
  • Working (1982) as a Waitress
  • Portrait of a Showgirl (1982) as a Rosella DeLeon
  • The Golden Girls (1986) as a Renee
  • The Cosby Show (1987) as a Mrs. Granger
  • Miami Vice (1989) as a Congresswoman Madelyn Woods
  • B.L. Stryker (1989–1990) as a Kimberly Baskin
  • The Nanny (1994) as a Miss Wickervich/Mrs. Stone
  • Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego? (1994–1998) as a Carmen Sandiego (voice)
  • The Cosby Mysteries (1994–1995) as a Angie Corea
  • The Wharf Rat (1995) as a Mom
  • The Magic School Bus (1995) as a Dr. Camrina Skeledon (voice)
  • Oz (1997–2003) as a Sister Peter Marie Reimondo
  • The Spree (1998) as a Irma Kelly
  • Resurrection (1999) as a Mimi
  • The Guardian (2003) as a Caroline Novak
  • Copshop (2004) as a Mary Alice
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2005) as a Mildred Quintana
  • Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005) as a Mildred Quintana
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2006–2007) as a Frances Goren
  • George Lopez (2007) as a Luisa Diaz
  • Ugly Betty (2007) as a Aunt Mirta
  • Cane (2007) as a Amalia Duque
  • In Plain Sight (2010) as a Rita Ramirez
  • Special Agent Oso (2011) as a Abuela (voice)
  • Happily Divorced (2011–2013) as a Dori Newman
  • Welcome to the Family (2013) as a Lita
  • Nicky Deuce (2013) as a Tutti
  • Old Soul (2014) as a Rita
  • Getting On (2015) as a Sister Lily Claire
  • Jane the Virgin (2015–2019) as a Liliana De La Vega
  • Nina’s World (2015–present) as a Abuelita (voice)
  • A Gift of Miracles (2015) as a Beverly
  • Grey’s Anatomy (2016) as a Gayle
  • Grace and Frankie (2016) as a Lucy
  • One Day at a Time (2017–present) as a Lydia
  • Elena of Avalor (2018) as a Queen Camila (voice)
  • Carmen Sandiego (2019) as a Cookie Booker
  • Bless This Mess (2019–present) as a Theresa

Favorite Things

Clothes Classic stuff – black, white, and beige
Style Icons Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn
Favorite Food French and California nouvelle anything

Rita Moreno Net Worth:

She has spent almost 7 decades in the field of acting and appeared in over 100 productions include movies and television shows. The net worth of Rita Moreno is estimated to be around $25 million.

Rita Moreno Family & Husband

Rita was married to Leonard Gordon. However, before getting married, she had a lot of linkups with quite renowned name include Anthony Quinn, Marlon Brando, and also, Dennis Hopper. In fact, Rita and Marlon were also involved in a very serious relationship and they were dating for almost 8 years or even more. however, later on in the year 1965, Rita decided to get married to Gordon who was not only her manager but also a cardiologist. They also have a daughter whose name is Fernanda Luisa Fisher. Her husband died in the year 2010.

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