The Many Accents of Rita Moreno (PODCAST)

Jan 10, 2017
4:23 PM

Our group just finished listening to the latest In The Thick with hosts Maria Hinojosa and Julio Ricardo Varela (the founder of this group and site), and we need to take a moment and let you know: go listen to it now. This week, Maria and Julio spoke with the legendary Rita Moreno, who is killing it as the abuela in Netflix’s One Day at a Time. In the following In The Thick episode, Moreno talks about why the show has quickly struck a chord with audiences, why she uses an accent with her character, the time she was called a racist when filming West Side Story and so much more. Here it is:

And while you are at it, check out the trailer for One Day at a Time: