TITLE

Lovely Rita

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Marc
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
MediaWeek;9/10/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with actress Rita Moreno is presented. When asked about her experience acting in the motion picture "West Side Story," Moreno said it was a great learning tool. Moreno says it was not easy for her to get acting roles as a Hispanic woman. She also talks about her roles in the television programs "Oz" and "Cane."
ACCESSION #
26549810

 

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