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Rita Moreno Defends Lin Manuel Miranda Over "In the Heights" Colorism Issue

Rita Moreno defends Lin-Manuel Miranda after his film "In the Heights" garnered criticism about colorism.
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Latina Legend Rita Moreno Opens up About Fighting Racism, Sexism in New Documentary

A new documentary tackling the life and career of award-winning Puerto Rican actress Rita Moreno was released last Friday. The documentary shifts the spotlight to Moreno's humble beginnings in her home country, as well as her success on Broadway and Hollywood.
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A Look at the Latinos Who Made it Big in Hollywood

Latinos have been steadily making names for themselves in Hollywood, both behind and in front of the camera.
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Netflix Announces 'One Day at a Time' with Rita Moreno

Netflix has picked up the rights to the remake of Norman Lear's classic sitcom "One Day at a Time."
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Groundbreaking Artist Rita Moreno Honored at Kennedy Center

Rita Moreno was among those honored at the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday.
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Puerto Rican Icon Rita Moreno to Release First Disc in Spanish

When the 83-year-old icon Rita Moreno isn't dancing up a storm with Roman Catholic Cardinal Timothy Dolan in the middle of Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade, she's hitting the studio with powerhouse producer Emilio Estefan. Talk about some spunk at 83 - and Ms. Moreno wouldn't have it any other way!
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Rita Moreno, Roselyn Sanchez & Rosie Perez Beam with Pride During NYC's National Puerto Rican Day Parade

On Sunday, June 14, Fifth Avenue was rocking with rhythm, fierce salsa moves and cultural pride as festive Puerto Ricans came out in droves to share their love of their culture, people and beautiful island at one of New York City's biggest events of the year, the 2015 Puerto Rican Day Parade.
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BEHIND THE SCENES: Rita Moreno, Voice of Abuelita in 'Nina's World,' Praises Show's Fresh and Inclusive Approach

The legendary Rita Moreno talks with Latin Post about her latest role in the new original series "Nina's World," an animated spin-off of Sprout's "The Good Night Show," where she will play Abuelita, Nina's beloved grandmother who helps her navigate childhood and learn about her culture.
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Oscars 2015 History: How Have Cubans, Puerto Ricans and Hispanic-Americans Done With the Academy Awards?

Outside of Mexicans and Argentineans, not many other Latin Americans have managed strong performances at the Oscar. That said, there are Cubans, Puerto Ricans and Hispanic-Americans who have succeeded at the event over the years.
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2014: Rita Moreno's Groundbreaking Life in the Spotlight Continues to Inspire Latino Actors

Many people use the word "icon" loosely when singing a star's praises, though it's rarely truly justified. But sometimes the word and the subject are interchangeable, especially if it's a Latina trailblazer at the culmination of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Dascha Polanco and Selenis Leyva Glam It Up, Get Sexy at Vanidades Sans Orange Jail Uniforms

"Orange Is the New Black" cast members Dascha Polanco and Selenis Leyva may have to sport bland, orange jail uniforms as an inmates at the Litchfield Penitentiary on the popular Netflix dramedy, but when they're not on the clock, these ladies know how to work the red carpet.
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Vanidades Icons of Style Awards 2014: Rita Moreno, Thalia, Narcisco Rodriguez, and Roselyn Sanchez Among Honorees Celebrated in NYC [VIDEO]

"Fashion is an astonishing gift. It has the ability to lift a Cinderella up from the ashes. If our clothes make the person, it is fashion that imagines what she can become," said the legendary Rita Moreno as she received the Iconic Woman of Style 2014/Lifetime Achievement Award from Vanidades, the first and most widely read Spanish-language women's lifestyle magazine in the United States and Latin America.
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'West Side Story's' Rita Moreno and George Chakiris Reunite, Re-Live Oscar Wins as Part of THR's 'Hollywood's 100 Favorite Films'

In celebration of The Hollywood Reporter's ranking of "Hollywood's 100 Favorite Films," legendary onscreen pairs reunited, including "West Side Story's" Rita Moreno and George Chakiris, the infamous duo Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon from "Thelma & Louise," Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw from "Love Story" and "Pulp Fiction's" Quentin Tarantino, Uma Thurman and John Travolta.
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People en Español 50 Más Bellos 2014: A Celebrity Celebration of Beauty and Achievement

Celebrities and media big shots joined together once again to celebrate People en Español's 50 most beautiful people edition, "Los 50 Más Bellos", Monday at La Capitale in New York City.
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Icon Rita Moreno Honored at People En Español's 50 Most Beautiful Event

The event celebrated young generations and the older ones that have paved the way.
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People En Español's 50 Most Beautiful Includes Angelique Boyer, Eiza González & Maite Perroni

A Twitter account has started releasing details about People En Español's Most Beautiful issue.
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