Rita Moreno: The Girl Who Decided To Go For It – TBA (Pre-Production) – Executive Producer
In a career spanning over 70 years, Rita Moreno has proven her talents many times over in West Side Story, Singin’ in the Rain, The King and I, and many acclaimed stage productions. She’s an Emmy winner, a Grammy winner, a Tony winner, and an Oscar winner, thus making her an EGOT. And these are only a few of her incredible accomplishments. Moreno is an outstanding performer and many people have sung her praises over the years, including Lin-Manuel Miranda.
The stage actor/writer/composer is clearly fond of the Puerto Rican actress, and he’s teaming up with legendary TV producer Norman Lear (One Day At A Time) to make the tentatively titled documentary, Rita Moreno: The Girl Who Decided To Go For It, as part of PBS’ American Masters series. Miranda is an executive producer.