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Flashback Friday: Rita Moreno Wins an Oscar for West Side Story

Moreno delivers an adorable 11-word acceptance speech.

Earlier this week, it was announced that Rita Moreno would return to the world of West Side Story in Steven Spielberg's upcoming film remake. In 1962, Moreno famously won an Oscar for her turn as Anita, and her acceptance speech, all 11 words of it, was as charming as can be. Check it out below.