SAG Awards 2014: Life Achievement honoree Rita Moreno stops the show

One of the rare EGOTs -- a winner in the Emmys, Grammys, Oscars and Tonys -- Rita Moreno still "has it."The veteran talent left no doubt upon accepting the Life Achievement honor Saturday (Jan. 18) at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Gulld Awards, regaling the audience with humor, song and even a touch of profanity in her speech.Presenter and longtime Moreno friend Morgan Freeman opened the tribute by noting her varied performing gifts, adding that she "broke through racial and sexual barriers" professionally, with her human-rights activism also noted in a filmed profile that offered clips from projects as diverse as "West Side Story"and "The Ritz" to TV's "The Muppet Show" and "Oz."As Freeman -- with whom Moreno had appeared on "The Electric Company" -- then took "greater than great pleasure" in inviting Moreno up from her seat, she jogged around the stage and raised her arms in victory. And declared, "I am so [expletive]...


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