Belita Moreno is an American actress who has been in the entertainment industry since 1977. She is well-known for her performance in the American sitcom, “Perfect Stranger.” She further gained fame with her main role as Benita “Benny” Lopez in the sitcom “George Lopez.”

Quick Info
Birth Name
Belita Moreno
Birth Date
1st November 1949
Birth Place
Dallas, Texas, United States
Current City
Beverly Hills, California
Aurora Rodriguez and Abel Moreno
Elsie Moreno
Justin F. Kimball High School
Southern Methodist University (SMU)
Southern Methodist University’s theatre
white ethnicity with Mexican descent
Zodiac Sign
5 feet
1.52 meters
62 kg
Joe Rudnick (1981-Present)
Social Media
Facebook and Twitter
Net Worth$5-$10 million
Belita Moreno for ABC TCA party
Belita for ABC TCA party Source: fandango


Belita Moreno was born on 1st November 1949 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Her full name is Aurabela “Belita” Moreno and she is the daughter of Aurora Rodriguez and Abel Moreno. Her father was a World War II veteran and her mother was a Spanish teacher who used to teach in a high school.

Belita has American nationality and white ethnicity of Mexican descent. She was born under the star sign, Scorpio. There is no further information regarding Belita’s siblings or childhood yet. We believe she was raised in a middle-class family and has a sister named Elsie Moreno.



Belita Moreno was educated in Justin F. Kimball High School in Dallas, Texas. She later graduated from Southern Methodist University (SMU) majoring in theatre. Belita further took acting lessons from Southern Methodist University’s theatre where she performed theatrical performances.


Career & Achievements

Belita Moreno moved to Hollywood from Dallas to broaden her career. She made her debut in 1977 with the series “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman” and the film “Three Women.” Belita played several minor roles in movies and tv series such as “Swing Shift,” “Do You Remember Love,” “Mary,” and many mothers.

Belita Moreno with co-stars from George Lopez
Belita with co-stars from “George Lopez” Source: Images6

Belita first gained her recurring role in “Perfect Strangers” in 1986. her breakthrough was in 2002 with the series “George Lopez.” For her role, she received Imagen Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Television Comedy. Belita has further appeared in several films and tv series such as “Wizards of Waverly Place,” “Full House,” “Family Guy,” “On My Block,” alongside stars such as Perry Matfield, Skyler Samuels, Kent Katich, Ramzi Habibi and many more.


Body measurement

Belita Moreno is 72 years old turning 73 in November 2022. Despite her old age, Belita is a strong and independent woman. She has black eyes and brown hair. Belita stands 5 feet tall which is about 1.52 meters and weighs 62 kg. She possesses an average and healthy body build. Belita is known for her gleeful smile.


Personal Life

Belita Moreno is a married woman. She tied her knot to a talent agent named Joe Rudnick. Belita and Joe tied their knot on 12th July 1981. They are blessed with two children whose names aren’t disclosed to the public yet. Her husband works as a chief administrative officer at Paradigm Talent Agency in Beverly Hills, California.


Is Belita Moreno related to Rita Moreno?

No, Belita and Rita aren’t related to each other. Belita played the role of Belita’s mother in the tv series “George Lopez” which made many fans question their relationship. But the couples aren’t related in real life at all.


Social media account

Belita is not an active social media user. Although she is on Facebook and Twitter, she barely makes any post on her social media platform. Beita has about 237 followers on Twitter and can be connected with @Belita_Moreno. On Facebook, she has over 888 followers.

Belita Moreno attending red carpet
Belita attending red carpet Source: FilmiFeed Celebs

Where is Belita Now & her net worth

Belita Moreno has an estimated net worth ranging from $5-$10 million as of 2022. It’s clear to us that he makes her earnings through her acting career. It has been 44 years of her career in the film industry and she has been still continually making her appearances in several movies and tv series. Belita has been leading a successful life with her husband and in her career as well.



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