In the latest issue of Closer Weekly, on newsstands now, West Side Story star Rita Moreno opens up about love and reveals why she’s done with marriage.
After the death of her husband, Leonard Gordon, in 2010, something has been missing from Rita’s life: a special someone. But Rita says she is happy on her own. “The thought of marriage — no!” the performer tells Closer. “I’d rather eat glass!”
Rita and Marlon in 1954. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Yet the award-winning stage, television and music star says that she’d love to meet a man who can make her laugh. “Everyone I’ve ever been interested in had great senses of humor,” Rita confides to Closer, who had an eight-year relationship with Marlon Brando, as well as romances with Elvis Presley, Anthony Quinn and Dennis Hopper.
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But it isn’t necessary to be a bold name to impress her. “I’ll settle for someone who is a wonderful companion!” Rita laughs. Though one thing is off the table — tying the knot!
For the full interview with Rita Moreno, pick up the latest issue of Closer Weekly, on newsstands now!
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