Rita Moreno Age, Net Worth, Husband, Children, Family and Biography

Rita Moreno Net Worth

$10 Million

Rosa Dolores Alverio Marcano, commonly known as Rita Moreno, is a Puerto Rican-American actress, singer, and dancer. As of 2024, Rita Moreno’s net worth is $10 million. She accumulated her net worth through professional acting roles in television projects, theatre and films and added some more from music release and dance profession.

Moreno has been considered among the few remaining stars from the Classical Hollywood Cinema and made appearances in many theatres, TV shows, and many films. She is active in the entertainment industry for the last seven decades. She appeared as Violet Newstead in ABC aired American sitcom titled 9 to 5 (1982-1983), and acted as Angie Corea in NBC sitcom named The Cosby Mysteries (1994-1995).

She played lead role as Lydia Riera in sitcom, One Day at a Time (2017-2020), and has performed supporting roles in the films such as The King and I, Singin’ in the rain, and Westside Story. Moreno is one of the four artists to win all four accolades which include the Oscar, Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Awards.

Rita Moreno Wiki/Biography

Born on 11 December 1931, Rita Moreno’s age is 92 Years Old as of 2024. She was born and raised in a well-settled Jewish family from Humacao, Puerto Rico. She enjoyed her entire childhood in Juncos and moved to New York City and lived her teenage days in the villages of Valley Stream on Long Island, part of the town of Hempstead bordering New York City and is currently living in Los Angeles, California.

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Rita Moreno Childhood Pic

She is an American by nationality and has a belief in the Jewish religion. Moreno is of white ethnic background and Latin descent and was born under the star sign of Sagittarius. Moreno began her initial education at an elementary school in New York and then joined a reputed junior school at the same place for additional learning.

After that, she enrolled herself at a Local College from where she completed her graduation. From the very beginning of her childhood, she was more interested in acting, singing, and various co-curricular activities rather than in studying.

Name Rita Moreno
Full Name Rosa Dolores Alverío Marcano
Net Worth $10 Million
Date of Birth 11 December 1931
Age 92 Years Old
Birth Place Humacao, Puerto Rico
Currently Live In Los Angeles, California
Profession Actress, Singer and Dancer
Debut Film: So Young, So Bad (1950)
TV Series: Fireside Theatre (1952)
Years Active 1943 – Present
Famous Role Anita in Film West Side Story (1961)
Nationality Puerto Rican and American
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White-American Descent
Hometown Humacao
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
School/High School Local Elementary School in New York
College/University Local College in Humacao, Puerto Rico
Education Qualification Graduate

Parents, SIblings & Family

Rita Moreno was born in a well-settled Christian household to her parents Francisco José “Paco” Alverío and Rosa María. Rita Moreno’s father’s name is Paco Alverio, who is a farmer by profession who was born in 1908 and her mother’s name is Rosa María who is a homemaker and a seamstress who was born in 1912.

She has two siblings. She has two brothers named Francisco Alverio and a half-brother Dennis Moreno from her mother’s second marriage with Edward Moreno whose surname adopted by her.

Father Name Francisco José “Paco” Alverío
Mother Name Rosa María
Brother Name Francisco Alverio
Dennis Moreno

Husband, Children & Relationships

Rita Moreno’s marital status is single at the moment of writing. In the year 1965, she married Leonard Gordon who is cardiologist and internist by profession. The couple together has one child. She has a daughter named Fernanda Luisa Gordon and also two grandsons. The pair remained together until his death in 2010 who also served as her manager after retiring from medical field.

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Rita Moreno with her Ex Husband
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Rita Moreno with her Daughter

Moreno also registered some more romantic links with personalities including Jack Nicholson, Hugh O’Brian, Robert Wagner, Jeffrey Hunter, Richard Egan, Marlon Brando, Kenneth Tynan, and Dick Van Patten.

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Rita Moreno with her Ex Boyfriend (Jack Nicholson)
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Rita Moreno with her Ex Boyfriend (Robert Wagner)
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Rita Moreno with her Ex Boyfriend (Marlon Brando)
Boyfriend Jack Nicholson (Ex)
Hugh O’Brian (Ex)
Robert Wagner (Ex)
Jeffrey Hunter (Ex)
Richard Egan (Ex)
Marlon Brando (Ex)
Kenneth Tynan (Ex)
Dick Van Patten (Ex)
Marital Status Divorced
Husband Name Leonard Gordon (Ex)
Children Fernanda Luisa Gordon (Daughter)

Physical Appearance

Rita Moreno is a hot and beautiful actress in the American film and music industry. She is known for her attractive and mind-blowing personality. She has a cute smile, wonderfully adorable looks, and very impressive body measurements.

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She owns a hot figure with her figure measurements measuring 32-25-35 inches approximately. She is 5 feet and 3 inches in height and her body weight is around 53 Kg. She has beautiful and long wonderful blonde hair and also has beautifully mesmerizing brown color eyes.

Height (Approx) in centimeters: 161 cm
in meters: 1.61 m
in feet inches: 5’ 3”
Weight (Approx) in kilograms: 53 kg
in pounds: 116 lbs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Blonde


Rita Moreno started her career as a dancer. In the year 1945, she appeared in the Theatre titled skydrift as Angelina.

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In the year 1950, she starred in the film titled So young, So Bad, The Toast of New Orleans, and Pagan Love song as Dolores Guererro, Tina, and Terry.

In the year 1952, she starred in the film titled The ring, singin’ in the rain, The fabulous Senorita, and Cattle town as Lucy Gomez, Zelda Zanders, Manuela Rodriguez, and Queli. Apart from this in the same year, she appeared on the TV show titled Fireside Theatre, China Smith and Schlitz Playhouse as Various, Mariamman, and Lit-Lit.

In the year 1953, she starred in the film titled Fogeance, Ma and Pa Kettle on vacation, Latin lovers, and El Alamein as Bridget Fitzgibbon, Soubrette, Christina, and Jara. From the year 1953 to the year 1959, she appeared in the TV show titled General Electric Theatre as Various.

In the year 1954, she starred in the film titled Jivaro, The yellow Tomahawk, and Garden of Evil as Maria, Honey Bear, and Cantina Singer. Apart from this in the same year, she appeared on the TV show titled where’s Raymond? The ford TV theatre and Cavalcade of America as Serene Crane and Herself.

In the year 1955, she starred in the film titled Garden of evil and Seven cities of gold as Julia and Ula. In the year 1956, she starred in the film titled The Vagabond King, The King and I, and The lieutenant wearing Skirts as Huguette, Tuptim, and Sandra Roberts. Apart from this in the same year, she appeared on the TV show titled The 20th Century Fox Hour as Sonseeahray.

Rita Moreno Net Worth Summary

As of 2024, Rita Moreno’s net worth is $10 million. She accumulated her net worth through professional acting roles in television projects, theatre and films and added some more from music release and dance profession. Moreno generated around $100,000 to $300,000 annually from her contribution in the entertainment business and other professions.

Her popular television work in the projects including One Day at a Time, Happily Divorced and Oz paid her around $8,000 up to $15,000 per episode and has been estimated to have made more than $1.5 million combined. Moreno also appeared in various big screen projects where she can charge around $35,000 up to $80,000 per project. Moreno owned a Malibu residential property worth $2.6 million and owns some expensive wheels which are showing her lavish lifestyle.

Rita Moreno Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2024 $10 Million
Net Worth in 2023 $7 Million
Net Worth in 2022 $5 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $3 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $1 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $0.4 Million

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