June 14, 2021

Momento Latino Moments: Rita Moreno Becomes First Latina to Win an Oscar

Today, we celebrate the storied occupation of EGOT winner, and general badass, Rita Moreno. The very first Latina to win the Oscar, Rita was (and still is) a Hollywood trendsetter.
Join us and Momento Latino for Essential Heroes: A Momento Latino Event, an unique dedicated to celebrating this countrys diversity, concentrating on Latinx culture. This expedition of the Latinx experience as informed by Latinx voices will include musical performances, funny pieces, docu-shorts, and star-studded appearances, all to honor the contributions by, and bring awareness, enjoyment, and aid to the Latinx community – similar to Ritas.
Important Heroes: A Momento Latino Event airs Monday, October 26th 9:00 PM ET/PT only on CBS.