CONTENDERS: SUPPORTING ACTOR & ACTRESS
DON’T TELL THE lead actors out there battling for Emmy consideration, but we’ve got a little secret to share. It turns out that sometimes it’s their supporting co-stars who are actually the real reason viewers are obsessed with their programs.
Take, for instance, the legendary Rita Moreno who plays the feisty grandmother Lydia on Netflix’s “One Day at a Time,” a role that appeals to viewers of all ages.
“When people see it, they become a diehard fan,” Moreno says with a laugh. “But what absolutely amuses the hell out of me is that she’s the favorite character of many of the younger kids, which means teens and particularly