Rita Moreno joins Netflix ‘One Day at a Time’ Remake

Rita-Moreno1Netflix continues to go all in with original series and now they plan to remake the Norman Lear classic TV sitcom, One Day at a Time, but this version would feature a Latino family. According to Deadline, the first cast announcement is none other than the living legend herself, Rita Moreno.

According to Deadline, this remake will revolve around a “Cuban-American family, centering on a recently separated former military mom who is navigating a new single life while raising her radical teenaged daughter and socially adept tween son, with the ‘help’ of her old school Cuban-born mom and a friends-without-benefits building manager named Schneider.”

Moreno is set to play the grandmother. The series already has a 13-episode order although the launch date is unknown.

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