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  1. 'West Side Story' Reunion: Rita Moreno, George Chakiris Relive Emotional Oscars (Video)

    9:00 am 6/25/2014

    The actors, known for playing Anita and Bernardo, reminisce about their big night and their desire to get the rest of the cast back together. Read more

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  2. Rita Moreno and George Chakiris on Their 1961 Oscar Winning Film 'West Side Story'

    4:02 pm 6/24/2014

    The two stars on auditioning for Jerome Robbins, learning to dance and practicing their loser face in case they didn't win at the 1962 Academy Awards. "I was truly killing myself but I wanted that part so badly," says Moreno about taking dance lessons in preparation to play Anita.Read more

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  3. SAG Honoree Rita Moreno on Fighting Ethnic Stereotypes and Meeting Amy Poehler (Q&A)

    6:00 am 1/17/2014

    The guild's 50th Life Achievement honoree reveals what really went into casting "West Side Story" and the role that scared her most: "I didn't look gorgeous, but I got respect."Read more

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