Born in Havana, Cuba in 1946, Moritz made her film debut in 1970’s “The Man From O.R.G.Y.,” portraying prostitute Carmela. Moritz mined similar territory in 1975’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” as the hooker Rose.
Moritz’s other credits include “Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke,” “Death Race 2000” and “The Last American Virgin.”
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On the small screen, Moritz appeared on programs including “Love, American Style,” “Ironside” and “Chico and the Man.”
At the time of her death, Moritz was working on two books, one about Cuban cooking and the other about how to get out of traffic tickets.