Selena Gomez is an American singer, songwriter and actress known for her work in various Disney Channel series and commercial movies. As a singer, she has sold millions of records worldwide.
Selena Gomez Biography
Actress and singer Selena Gomez was born on July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas. She is the daughter of Mandy Teefey and Ricardo Gomez. Her mother is of part Italian ancestry, and her father is of Mexican descent. She was named after Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez, who died in 1995. Gomez was raised in suburban Dallas. Inspired by her mother, an amateur actress, Gomez tried out for a role on the PBS children’s television series Barney & Friends and, as a result, appeared regularly on the program in 2002–2004. After making her big-screen debut in the family movie Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003), she auditioned for the Disney Channel, which eventually led to a guest spot on the TV series ‘The Suite Life of Zack and Cody’. In 2007 Gomez was cast as Alex Russo, a mischievous tomboy with magical powers, on a new Disney sitcom, ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’. The show, for which she also sang the theme song, became an instant hit among the preteen set, and she earned favourable comparisons to the channel’s leading ingenue, Miley Cyrus.
Selena Gomez Net Worth
Selena Gomez is estimated to be worth $75 million in 2020, according to celebrity net worth. This is even more impressive, given that she was estimated to have a net worth of around $60million in 2019.
Selena Gomez is 28 years old born on July 22, 1992.
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Selena Gomez, alongside with her acting, she focused on her burgeoning music career by recording a cover of “Cruella de Vil” for DisneyMania 6 in 2008. She also recorded three tunes for the soundtrack to her movie Another Cinderella Story and a song for the animated movie Tinker Bell. Other feature film contributions included the single “One and the Same” for Princess Protection Program as a duet with Lovato, as well as four songs for the soundtrack to Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie.
In 2008, Gomez signed a record contract with Hollywood Records and began working on her debut album, Kiss and Tell, which was released in September 2009. Gomez also had a cameo in the Jonas Brothers’ music video for the single “Burnin’ Up,” released in 2008.