Icon Rita Moreno Turns 87 with a Dance!

Rita Moreno turns 87 today, December 11, and she celebrated this week with a bash that included some fancy footwork by the living legend!

Right on, Rita! (Image via movie still)

Taken by esteemed author Amy Tan (b. 1942), footage reveals Rita — ravishing in rojo — cutting a rug in a way many 30 years her junior would find challenging:

Dancing with Rita Moreno on her 87th birthday.

Posted by Enmei Tan on Saturday, December 8, 2018

Moreno — an EGOT winner, a Triple Threat of Acting recipient, a Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree — is not resting on her laurels, having signed up for another season of One Day at a Time on Netflix and will play the newly created role of Valentina in Steven Spielberg's (b. 1946) remake of West Side Story (1961), the classic that nabbed her her Oscar.

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