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.
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|
|Birth Place||Humacao, Puerto Rico|
|Profession||Actress, Dancer, Singer|
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|
|Bra (Breast) Size||32|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||4 (US)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Father||Francisco José “Paco” Alverío|
|Mother||Rosa María Marcano|
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)|
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|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.