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.



Biography by Contactmusic.com

Is Katy Perry Date The Weeknd As Revenge On Selena Gomez?


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It seems that Katy Perry knows how to hold a grudge - following years of an alleged feud with fellow singer Taylor Swift it has now been suggested the I Kissed a Girl hitmaker went on a date with The Weeknd in revenge after his own ex-girlfriend, Selena Gomez, stepped out with her ex, Orlando Bloom.

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The Sun reported that sources closest to the star revealed it was an act of 'revenge' after The Weeknd's ex Selena Gomez embarrassed Katy, 33, by joining her own ex Orlando Bloom for dinner one night in May while they were still together.

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American Music Awards 2017: Bruno Mars Wins Big And Pink Is Blown Away By Xtina


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The winners of the 2017 American Music Awards have finally been unveiled, with Bruno Mars coming out on top with an impressive seven gongs altogether. Plus, learn the truth of Pink's facial expression while listening to former rival Christina Aguilera singing a Whitney Houston cover.

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Bruno Mars was not only the winner of Artist Of The Year but also Favorite Male Pop / Rock Artist and Male Soul / R&B Artist, with his third album '24K Magic' landing Favourite Pop / Rock Album and Soul / R&B Album, and single 'That's What I Like' taking Video Of The Year and Favourite Soul / R&B Song.

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Selena Gomez And The Weeknd Are No Longer Together


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If you wondered why Selena Gomez hanging around with Justin Bieber didn't seem to be a big deal for her boyfriend The Weeknd, that might be because they've recently broken up. But don't get excited if you still ship Jelena - it doesn't look like they'll be getting back together.

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Several sources have revealed that Selena and The Weeknd - real name Abel Tesfaye - have gone their separate ways after just 10 months of dating. If rumours are to be believed, it's the usual story; busy schedules and touring have just left them with no time for each other.

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Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber Have Put Aside Their Differences


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Selena Gomez appears to have a new lease of life now that she's recovered from her kidney transplant, and she has even reconciled with her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber. They've been seen having a friendly catch-up, though there doesn't appear to be any romantic feeling between them.

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Yesterday (October 29th 2017), Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were seen chatting across a table at JOi Cafe in Westlake Village, Los Angeles enjoying a couple of smoothies over breakfast. TMZ snapped them, while an onlooker revealed to another publication that things between them seen 'lighthearted'.

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Here's How Selena Gomez Will Celebrate Surgery Recovery


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It seems like Selena Gomez has recovered well from her kidney transplant this year, and is set to perform live for the first time since she went into hospital at the 2017 American Music Awards next month. Fans could not be happier that she's back on her feet.

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In just three weeks the 25-year-old will take to the stage at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to perform her brand new song 'Wolves', marking her third time performing at the event after her rendition of 'Same Old Love' in 2015 and 'The Heart Wants What It Wants' in 2014. 'Wolves' dropped this week and features electronic producer Marshmello.

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Selena Gomez To Make Live Comeback At 2017 American Music Awards


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Selena Gomez has announced her return to the live arena for the first time since her kidney transplant earlier this year, revealing that she’ll be performing at next month’s American Music Awards.

The 25 year old pop megastar has been recovering from the autoimmune disease lupus for the last couple of years, and revealed last month that the reason for her absence from public life over the summer was that her best friend, actress Francia Raisa, had donated a kidney to her.

However, the American Music Awards are a happy hunting ground for Gomez historically, as she provided show-stopping performances there in 2014 and 2015, while winning the best pop/rock act award in 2016.

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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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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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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

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Hotel Transylvania 2 Trailer

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Getaway - Featurettes Trailer

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Getaway Trailer

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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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