Celebrity Page Correspondent Stephen Walker went one on one with legendary actress, singer and dancer Rita Moreno to talk about the newest season of Netflix’s One Day at a Time, representation for Latinas in TV, and not shying away from controversial topics.

On how she landed the role of Lydia on One Day at a Time, Moreno told Stephen:

"I was at a fundraising political dinner, and I was sitting with Norman Lear, among other people, and he said ‘I am coming back to television and would love to have you in my series.'"

Lear described the reboot to Moreno as a new take on One Day at a Time, “but this time there would be a family of Cuban people.”

Moreno's only condition for accepting the role?

“She [Lydia] has to be a sexual person. Just because she’s old doesn’t mean that everything has died.”

The pair also discussed Moreno’s role as executive producer on Steven Spielberg’s upcoming West Side Story reboot, and opportunities for women in Hollywood.

“It’s so hard to find women directors,” Moreno said. “They exist. It’s just that it’s difficult to find them because they’re not given the opportunities.”

Watch season 3 of One Day at a Time on Netflix now.

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New podcast alert: This one is for all OffIce super fans! An Oral History of the OffIce is coming to Spotify! The show will be hosted by Brian Baumgartner (Kevin Malone) and will feature special interviews from Steve Carrell (Michael Scott), John Krasinski (Jim Halpert) and singer Billie Eilish!

The show that keeps on giving!

This podcast is one of a few recent Office projects, including podcast Office Ladies with Jenna Fischer (Pam) and Angela Kinsey (Angela) and YouTube series Some Good News, starring John Krasinski and guest-starring Steve Carell. It looks like the cast loves Office reunions just as much as we do!

When to listen

So what is this show even about? Not to oversell it, but according to EW, An Oral History of the Office will be a 12-episode podcast available Tuesday, July 14 only on Spotify. On that day, there will be three episodes released, and after that, a new episode will air each Tuesday following.

Iconic interviews and what to expect

As many fans know, The Office was adapted from a British sitcom of the same name, created by Ricky Gervais. The actor and comedian met with co-creator Ben Silverman to start the American version of the workplace sitcom. Of course, the podcast will have interviews from the cast and crew, including Rainn Wilson (Dwight Schrute), Steve Carrell (Michael Scott) and many more!

Listen on Spotify, July 14th!