Rita broke through in the fifties, and won an Academy Award for her role in West Side Story from 1961. In 1977, she received an Emmy for her guest appearance in The Muppet Show, and she was the third person with EGOT status. Her Grammy she won for the soundtrack of the Electric Company and she received a Tony for her role in The Ritz. The elderly actress since last year, back in the spotlight because of her role in the Netflix series One Day At A Time.
Musical In The Heights, written by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, opened in 2008 on Broadway and shows three days in the lives of the members of a latinogemeenschap in New York. Crazy Rich Asians-director John M. Chu, the film, which in 2020 should come true, directing.