SAG Awards 2014: Rita Moreno wants Meryl Streep's roles

Rita Moreno high-kicked, sang and acted her way into the pantheon of performers to become one of only nine living Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners.She won an Oscar as Anita in "West Side Story," Emmys for "The Muppet Show" and "The Rockford Files," a Tony for "The Ritz," and a Grammy for best recording on "The Electric Company."But it's Moreno's less flashy work, as a mensch, that has her colleagues bestowing their top honor: the Life Achievement Award at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, airing live on TNT and TBS on Saturday, Jan. 18.In an hour-long interview withZap2it, Moreno, 82, talks about her volunteer work and career that took her to Broadway at 13, and to movies, where she never landed the sort of roles she knew she could do.RELATED: All of the 2014 SAG Award NomineesZap2it: You have earned so many accolades. What does this one mean to you?Rita Moreno: Isn't it...


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