New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Members of Generation X may know Raúl Juliá for his energetic and playful role as Gomez Addams in the 1991 movie adaptation of "The Addams Family." Others may think of...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — PBS will air a documentary on EGOT winner Rita Moreno, the network announced Monday.
"Rita Moreno: The Girl Who Decided to Go for It" will chart her decades-long...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are more days ahead for "One Day at a Time."
The CBS Corp.-owned cable channel Pop TV says Thursday it's greenlighted a new season of the reboot canceled by...
NEW YORK (AP) — As a young actor in Hollywood Marcel Ruiz has something clear: He wants to keep representing Puerto Ricans and Latinos like himself on screen.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno's alphabet of awards is gaining another letter.
The Peabody Awards on Thursday announced it will honor the actress, singer and dancer with the career achievement...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix is canceling "One Day at a Time" after three seasons.
In a statement Thursday, the streaming service's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, called it...
Rita Moreno on playing a sassy grandma, ‘West Side Story’
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno plays one of TV's best villains. Or is she one of its snidest heroines? Either way, her sassy grandmother on the Netflix reboot of "One Day at a Time" is truly a funny...
EGOT winner Rita Moreno on playing a sexual grandma at 87
Actress Rita Moreno to appear at Notre Dame on Feb. 21
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The University of Notre Dame says actress, dancer and singer Rita Moreno will speak on the South Bend campus later this month.
Moreno will be the guest of Notre Dame's Institute for Latino Studies as part of its Transformative Latino Leadership Lecture Series. Her appearance at 5 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Leighton Concert Hall at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center is a free, but ticketed, event that's open to the public.
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Rita Moreno joins Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’ film
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno's portrayal of Anita in the classic 1961 film "West Side Story" won her an Oscar. Now, she has a different part in a remake directed by Steven Spielberg.
The publicist for the 86-year-old Moreno confirmed Wednesday that she'll play Valentina, a reworked version of the character of Doc, the owner of a corner store where Tony works. Ansel Elgort has been cast as Tony.
BOSTON (AP) — The annual Boston Pops July Fourth Fireworks Spectacular on the Esplanade includes a star-studded cast of internationally acclaimed artists this year.
The Pops, under the direction of Keith Lockhart, will be joined onstage Wednesday by the Indigo Girls, Rita Moreno, Rhiannon Giddens, and headliner and Newton native Rachel Platten, who rose to fame with her 2015 song "Fight Song."
BOSTON (AP) — Viewers will be able to watch the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on July Fourth on WHDH-TV this year.
Channel 7 will broadcast the 2018 spectacular, which includes a concert and fireworks display. The event will also be featured on Bloomberg Television.
Livestreams will be available on Bloomberg.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, and BostonPopsJuly4th.org.
BOSTON (AP) — Singer-songwriter Rachel Platten will headline the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on July Fourth.
The 37-year-old is best known for her 2015 hits "Fight Song" and "Stand By You."
The show features an all-female lineup including Indigo Girls, Rhiannon Giddens and Broadway legend Rita Moreno.
Rita Moreno: Barr comments ‘a ticket to lonely and sad life’
NEW YORK (AP) — The 90th annual Academy Awards were, by any definition, a moment of triumph for Latinos.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Held one year ago, the 90th Academy Awards would have very likely been a rose-colored nostalgia fest.
Drama in red and neutrals on Oscars red carpet
Looks in neutrals, reds and purples brought the drama Sunday on the Oscars carpet, along with a healthy dose of shiny gold, but Nicole Kidman stood out in stunning cobalt blue at Hollywood's biggest fashion show.
Sandra Bullock, Dave Chappelle, Rita Moreno join Oscar show
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sandra Bullock, Dave Chappelle, Christopher Walken, Rita Moreno and Helen Mirren are among the latest slate of stars set to appear on the 90th Academy Awards.
Oscar telecast producers revealed another round of celebrity presenters on Tuesday, which also includes Jane Fonda, Matthew McConaughey, Lupita Nyong'o, Nicole Kidman, Jodie Foster, Ashley Judd and Eugenio Derbez.
Time’s Up movement rocks SAG arrivals
Morgan Freeman accepts life achievement honors at SAG Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Morgan Freeman first stood on a stage when he was 8 years old, playing Little Boy Blue in a pageant. That's when he knew he wanted to be an actor.
Flaco Jimenez photo on display at National Portrait Gallery
From the Blanco Ballroom to the National Portrait Gallery is a journey Flaco Jimenez might not have imagined 30 years ago.
In 2017, though, it's just the latest accolade for the San Antonio conjunto legend, who received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.
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J.Lo, Estefan, Miranda and Fonsi sing to help Puerto Rico
NEW YORK (AP) — "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda released a new original song Friday to raise money for Puerto Rican hurricane relief and he's enlisted some of the biggest Latin stars in music to help.
Actress Rita Moreno’s Omaha speech on Sept. 27 sold out
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A lecture slated this month in Omaha by Oscar-winning actress Rita Moreno has been sold out.
The actress, singer and dancer, whose career spans more than 70 years, currently stars in the Netflix remake of "One Day at a Time."
Actress Rita Moreno to speak next month at Omaha town hall
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Rita Moreno is slated to speak in Omaha next month as part of a regular Omaha lecture series.
At 85, Oscar-winning actress Rita Moreno enjoys success ‘One Day at a Time’
Rita Moreno calls Trump ‘unhinged,’ urges Latinos to vote
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno said that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump "scares the hell out of me" and urged Latinos to register to vote in order to keep him out of the White House.
The award-winning singer and actress said Tuesday that it's necessary Latinos register now as voter registration deadlines in battleground states approach.