Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez

Biography

Selena Gomez (born 22.07.1992)
Selena Gomez is an American actress and singer best known for her role as Alex Russo in the Disney Channel's 'Wizards of Waverly Place'.

Net worth: Selena Gomez net worth was estimated at $10 million according to Networthq (2014).

Childhood: Selena Gomez was born in Grand Prairie, Texas. Her parents are Amanda Teefey, a stage actress, and Ricardo Gomez but they divorced when she was 5 and she was then raised by her mother. She was named after Mexican singer Selena and she developed an interest in acting from watching her mother act. She was homeschooled as a child. Her first acting roles were on children's TV program 'Barney & Friends' and 'Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over'.

Acting career: Selena Gomez had small roles in 'Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial By Fire', 'Brain Zapped', 'The Suite Life of Zack & Cody' and 'Hannah Montana' after being scouted by the Disney Channel. She was cast in 'Wizards of Waverly Place' in 2007 as Alex Russo and the show immediately became a hit. In 2008, she appeared in 'Another Cinderella Story' alongside Drew Seeley and had a minor voiceover role in 'Horton Hears a Who!'. In 2009, she starred in Ramona and Beezus and made an appearance in Demi Lovato's show, 'Sonny with a Chance'. They were then both in 'Princess Protection Program' which became the third most watched Disney Channel Original Movie of the time. Also in that year, she shot 'Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie'. In 2010, 'Wizards of Waverly Place' won an Emmy award and the movie later won then another. In 2011, she was reported to be making a cameo appearance in the Muppets film and the final season of 'Wizards.' ended. In that year she also co-hosted the 2011 MuchMusic Video Awards and the 2011 MTV EMAs. In 2012 she voiced the character of Mavis in 'Hotel Transylvania'. In 2013, appeared in 'Spring Breakers' alongside James Franco. She had a brief role in the Eli Roth horror 'Aftershock' that same year, and joined Ethan Hawke and Jon Voight in the thriller 'Getaway'. She was also in the film 'Rudderless' directed by William H. Macy.

Other career ventures: Selena Gomez recorded four songs for the 'Wizards of Waverly Place' soundtrack. She also recorded a 'Cruella de Vil' cover in 2008 for compilation album 'DisneyMania 6' as well as 'Tinker Bell' soundtrack song 'Fly to Your Heart' and signed up with Hollywood Records. In 2009, she formed a pop band called Selena Gomez & the Scene. They released a Gold certified debut album called 'Kiss & Tell'. In 2011, the band was reported to have sold 1,354,000 albums in the US. In 2012, the band took a hiatus so Selena could focus on her acting career. She then released a single called 'Better Without You' on March 18th 2013 which she and Taylor Swift wrote. Single 'Come & Get It' soon followed, and then solo album 'The Stars Dance' which became her first number one. She was part of Sears back-to-school fashion campaign. In 2008, she launched the production company, 'July Moon Productions', and became a spokesperson for Borden Milk and State Farm Insurance. In 2010, she launched her new fashion line, 'Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez', using eco-friendly materials and teamed up with designers Tony Melillo and Sandra Campos. In 2011, she started development of her own fragrance with Adrenalina. In 2012, she partnered with Case-Mate creating fashionable custom phone cases. She has been involved with many charities including DoSomething.org, RAISE Hope For Congo, environment campaign Disney's Friends for Change, the Ryan Seacrest Foundation and UNICEF for which she was named spokesperson in 2008 and participated in projects such as going to Ghana in 2009 to witness the poor standard of life for children in poverty.

Personal life: Selena Gomez used to date 'Twilight' star Taylor Lautner after meeting him while filming 'Ramona and Beezus'. In 2011, she was confirmed to be dating teen popstar Justin Bieber. However, their relationship ended in 2012; though, there was a brief reconciliation before they split for a second time. As of Spring 2014, it seems the couple had reunited once again. Selena is an animal lover and owns six rescue dogs. She cancelled her Stars Dance Tour dates in Australia and Asia stating that she needed to spend time with her family. It was later reported that she had been receiving therapy at a treatment center in Arizona, but it was stressed that substance abuse was not the reason behind it.



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Bella Hadid Apparently "Doesn't Care" Anymore About Selena Gomez And The Weeknd


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When the first news and photos of Selena Gomez with her current boyfriend The Weeknd emerged this year, Bella Hadid wasn’t best pleased.

She and the Canadian singer, real name Abel Tesfaye, were in a relationship for more than a year before breaking up in 2016. When photos appeared back in January of him kissing Selena while on a date in L.A., she immediately unfollowed her on Instagram before posting a photo of herself flipping the bird.

That was ten months ago, though, and Bella is now reportedly over it – or at least she is according to her mom, Yolanda Hadid. The former ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ star appeared on ‘Watch What Happens Live’ with Andy Cohen, and the host asked whether Bella still “cares that The Weeknd is with Selena Gomez?”

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Selena Gomez Reveals She Had A Kidney Transplant Operation This Summer


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Selena Gomez has stunned her fans by revealing that she had a kidney transplant operation earlier this summer, linked to her ongoing struggles with lupus.

The 25 year old singer and actress posted via her Instagram page on Thursday (September 14th) to update her fans on why they hadn’t heard much from her in recent months, despite having new music out in the public realm.

“So I found out I needed to get a kidney transplant due to my Lupus and was recovering,” she writes. “It was what I needed to do for my overall health.”

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Selena Gomez Feels Like She Has No Friends


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Having millions of adoring fans and getting to work with all kinds of amazing people might seem like a dream to most people, but for Selena Gomez it really makes true friendships difficult. After all, she doesn't have enough time in the world to devote to everybody.

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Making friends as an A-list celebrity requires a higher level of trust and support than for most people, which means it's not always easy to have people around you that you can really talk to and hang out with. In fact, Selena Gomez feels like she has very few people she can connect with.

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Insta-Hackers Post Nude Biebs On Selena Gomez's Account


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Selena Gomez drew attention away from her new music project this week and on to her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber when her social media account was hacked by trolls and she was forced to deactivate when nude photos were posted without her knowledge. The issue has since been resolved.

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The 25-year-old singing sensation was left shocked when trolls took over her Instagram account yesterday (August 28th 2017) and proceeded to post three full-frontal paparazzi shots of a naked Justin Bieber, which were originally taken back in 2015 when he was chilling by the pool while on vacation in Bora Bora. 

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Selena Gomez's Upcoming Track With Marshmello Is Her 'favourite Song'


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Selena Gomez's upcoming track with Marshmello is her ''favourite song''.

The brunette beauty has confirmed she has teamed up with the EDM artist and record producer on a new single, and the 'Kill Em With Kindness' hitmaker has admitted the mystery song is ''one'' of her most preferred records she has made.

Speaking to Tonya and Sonic on the Energy 103.7 radio station, she said: ''It's one of my favourite songs.''

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Elle Fanning And Selena Gomez On Board For Woody Allen Movie


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Elle Fanning and Selena Gomez are set to become the latest young actresses to appear in a Woody Allen project as his forthcoming movie is announced for next year. It's yet to be given a name, but it's the third movie he's directed and written by Amazon Studios.

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The 19 and 25-year-old stars will also be joined by 'Call Me by Your Name' actor Timothée Chalamet, and so far that's all the cast that's been announced. The Academy Award nominated Letty Aronson is on board to produce, having worked on a number of Woody Allen projects over the years.

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Selena Gomez Says Previous Boyfriends Left Her 'Insecure'


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Selena Gomez seems super happy in her new relationship with The Weeknd, but the singer has confessed that her love life hasn't always been this blissful. In fact, she has indicated that dating Justin Bieber was a bit of a rollercoaster when it came to her emotional wellbeing.

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In a recent interview, the 'It Ain't Me' singer confessed that she was in a really good place with her new boyfriend Abel Tesfaye, also known as The Weeknd. But she also admitted that it took her a while to get into the right frame of mind when it came to love.

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Selena Gomez And Gucci Mane Turn Up The Heat With 'Fetish'


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Selena Gomez has yet another sexy new single out this week in the form of 'Fetish' featuring Gucci Mane. It comes just two months after she first teased the track, complete with a video of just the singer's glossy mouth as she sings along to the song.

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The 24-year-old has been teasing the new single since the release of her May single 'Bad Liar'; the video for which ended with 'Coming soon... Fetish' alongside a brief glimpse of Selena's lips like we see in this new video. 37-year-old Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane - who has been working with so many stars including Drake, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown and Migos just this year - also confirmed their collaboration on 99 Jamz in March. 

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Selena Gomez On The Necessary Darkness In '13 Reasons Why'


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When the first season of Netflix original series '13 Reasons Why' dropped on the streaming service earlier this year, fans of the original young adult novel of the same name by Jay Asher were excited to see how the story would be portrayed on the small screen. It turned out however that they weren't the only ones excited by the story being told, as the series became one of Netflix's most successful and talked about shows of all time.

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Katherine Langford and Dylan Minnette led the show as Hannah and Clay; a pair of teenagers who didn't always fit in at their school, but held a special bond with one another, mainly thanks to the fact they worked with one another at the local movie theatre. Facing torment at school for various reasons, Hannah makes the decision to take her own life, but before doing so records a series of cassette tapes, which she leaves behind for those who she says wronged her to listen to. What follows is an intricately detailed, intriguing and at times hard-to-watch series of events that led Hannah to make her life-ending decision.

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The Weeknd and Selena Gomez seen on the red carpet at the 2017 Met Gala - New York, United States - Monday 1st May 2017

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Bella Hadid 'Bitter' About Selena Gomez's Relationship With The Weeknd


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Model Bella Hadid is said to be bitter over her ex-boyfriend The Weeknd’s relationship with singer Selena Gomez.

Earlier this week, Gomez and The Weeknd were pictured kissing on a night out. Days later Hadid unfollowed Gomez on Instagram, a sign that the model isn't too happy about her ex’s blossoming romance.

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Selena Gomez arrives at the 2016 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 21st November 2016

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Selena Gomez arrives at the 2016 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 20th November 2016

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Selena Gomez - WE Day California - Arrivals at Inglewood - The Forum, California, United States - Friday 8th April 2016

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Selena Gomez - Selina Gomez performs live on NBC Networks morning show "The Today Show" in New York City. Fans lined the streets in the very early hours of the morning to watch Selina perform some of her new music and some of her greatest hits. at Rockefeller Plaza - New York City, New York, United States - Monday 12th October 2015

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Selena Gomez

Date of birth

22nd July, 1992

Occupation

Celebrity

Sex

Female

Height

1.65




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Selena Gomez Movies

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising [Bad Neighbours 2] Movie Review

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising [Bad Neighbours 2] Movie Review

While it's amusing and sometimes very funny, there's an air of desperation about this sequel...

Neighbors: Sorority Rising Trailer

Neighbors: Sorority Rising Trailer

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The Big Short Movie Review

The Big Short Movie Review

Smart and snappy, this comedy is one of the scariest films of the year, using...

The Big Short Trailer

The Big Short Trailer

When Dr. Michael Burry discovered that the housing market in the US relied upon a...

Hotel Transylvania 2 Trailer

Hotel Transylvania 2 Trailer

Count Dracula seems to have really changed his ways, embracing humans and allowing them to...

Hotel Transylvania 2 - Teaser Trailer

Hotel Transylvania 2 - Teaser Trailer

Following on from the adventures in the Hotel Transylvania, in which Count Dracula (Adam Sandler)...

Behaving Badly Movie Review

Behaving Badly Movie Review

For a comedy that so desperately wants to be rude and sexy, this movie is...

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Getaway - Featurettes Trailer

Getaway - Featurettes Trailer

The cast and crew of upcoming car action movie 'Getaway' demonstrate a few vehicular stunts...

Getaway Trailer

Getaway Trailer

Brent Magna is a former racing driver who discovers that his wife has been kidnapped...

Spring Breakers Movie Review

Spring Breakers Movie Review

Arthouse filmmaker Harmony Korine (Mister Lonely) comes dangerously close to making a mainstream movie with...

Spring Breakers Trailer

Spring Breakers Trailer

Four beautiful college girls; Brit, Faith, Candy and Cotty; live together in a college dorm...

Aftershock Trailer

Aftershock Trailer

When a bunch of tourists including American guy Gringo hit a party town in Chile,...

Hotel Transylvania Movie Review

Hotel Transylvania Movie Review

Eye-catching animation and non-stop jokes make this animated monster movie a lot more fun than...

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