how to thrive by rita moreno

The incomparable Rita Moreno, on what it means to thrive.  Click here or the image below to watch.

“Being the house ethnic was destroying my life and my sense of myself. Because I had been consigned to play every dusky maiden you’ve ever seen in your life in movies.”Watch actress Rita Moreno, the first Latino person to have won an Oscar, a Grammy, a Tony and an Emmy, give her #BriefButSpectacular take on her lifetime in show business (as well as an acapella performance of ‘This Is All I Ask”.)

Posted by PBS NewsHour on Thursday, December 10, 2015


(A gushing aside:  Rita Moreno is such a badass -- I've loved her all my life.  And girlfriend is 84 years old.  May I grow up to be just like her, man.)