NBC News reports:
Rita Moreno’s alphabet of awards is gaining another letter. The Peabody Awards organization Thursday announced it will honor the Puerto Rican actress, singer and dancer with the career achievement award. That means Moreno, 87, will become the third person to achieve PEGOT status by winning a Peabody, Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award. Film director Mike Nichols and entertainer Barbra Streisand are the other two PEGOT winners.
See the list of EGOT winners here.
Rita Moreno wins Peabody Award and becomes first Latina to achieve rare PEGOT status https://t.co/hHcumU1BRf
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