Selena Marie Gomez (aka Selena Gomez) is an American singer, actress, and producer. She received wide recognition after appearing on the children’s television series Barney & Friends, and she received wider recognition for her role of Alex Russo on the Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place.
With her former band Selena Gomez & the Scene (from 2008 to 2013), she attained the top-ten on the US Billboard 200, starting with the band’s album Kiss & Tell (2009). As a solo artist, Gomez has released the two number-one albums Stars Dance (2013) and Revival (2015). She has also earned six top-ten entries on the US Billboard Hot 100. In 2017, Billboard reported that Selena Gomez has sold over 7 million albums and 22 million singles worldwide.
Gomez’s acting stints include starring roles in the films Another Cinderella Story (2008), Princess Protection Program (2009), Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009), Ramona and Beezus (2010), Monte Carlo (2011), Spring Breakers (2012), Getaway (2013) and The Fundamentals of Caring (2016). She voices the character of Mavis in the Hotel Transylvania film franchise. Outside of entertainment, Gomez also released her own clothing line. Selena Gomez released a limited-edition collection of handbags called the “Selena Grace” that she designed in collaboration with the luxury brand Coach, Inc. She has worked with various charitable organizations for years and became a UNICEF ambassador at the age of seventeen. As of 2018, Selena is the most followed Instagram user in the world.
Selena Gomez Biography
Full Name: Selena Marie Gomez
Nicknames: Sel, Selly, Selenita, Mamachita, Conchita
Profession: Singer, actress, producer
Popular for: For her role of Alex Russo on the Disney Channel Original Series “Wizards of Waverly Place” and of course for her songs
Selena Gomez Height: 1.65m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight: 130 Pounds (59 kg)
Shoe Size: 7 (US)
Figure Measurements (Approx): 89-66-89 cm (35-26-35 in)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Album – Kiss & Tell (Band: Selena Gomez & The Scene) (2009), Star Dance (Solo) (2013)
- Movie – Spy Kids 3D: Game Over (2003)
- TV Show – Barney & Friends (2002)
Awards: Won – 95
Nominations – 171
Date of Birth: 22nd July 1992
Selena Gomez Age (2018): 26
Birthplace: Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
Ethnicity: Mexican, Italian
- Danny Jones Middle School, Texas
Address: Selena Gomez
Kicked to the Curb Productions
10960 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Selena Gomez Affairs & Rumors
- Justin Bieber (2010; 2012; 2013; 2017-2018) – Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez first started dating in December 2010 and continued dating until December 2012. After splitting from each other after 2012, they patched-up again in April 2013 and remained together for two months up to June 2013. In 2017, the singers resumed dating each other. But, again after dating for a few months, they put their relationship on hold in 2018.
- Austin Mahone (2014) – Selena Gomez dated singer Austin Mahone in 2014. Taylor Swift, Selena’s best friend served as the matchmaker this time but according to Austin, he is just friends with Selena.
- Orlando Bloom (2014) – (Rumor) English actor.
- Tommaso Chiabra (2014) – Selena Gomez had a fling with Italian businessman Tommaso Chiabra in July 2014.
- Zedd (2015) – (Rumor) Russian-German record producer, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter.
- Charlie Puth (2015) – (Rumor) American singer.
- Samuel Krost (2015) – (Rumor).
- Niall Horan (2015) – (Rumor) Irish singer and songwriter.
- Maluma (2017) – (Rumor) Columbian singer.
- The Weeknd (2017) – Selena Gomez started her relationship with Canadian singer The Weeknd in 2017 and dated for ten months and called it quits in 2017 only.
- Caleb Stevens (2018) – (Rumor).
Selena Gomez Family
- Father – Ricardo Joel Gomez, Brian Teefey (Stepfather)
- Mother – Amanda Dawn “Mandy” Teefey
- Siblings – Gracie Elliot Teefey (Half sister), Scarlett Teefey (Half sister) (Deceased), Tori Gomez (Half sister)
Hobby: Watching horror movies
Food: Strawberries with whipped cream, pickle, pizza with jalapeño and mushrooms
Book: On Becoming Fearless by Ariana Huffington and The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
Perfume: Frilly Lilly
Movies: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974), Titanic (1997), Spirited Away (2001), Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
Net Worth: $50 Million
Selena Gomez Interesting Facts
- Selena Gomez’s mother gave birth to her at the age of 16.
- The first concert she ever attended was a Britney Spears show.
- Gomez has five pet dogs, namely, Chip, Willy, Fina, Wallace, and Baylor. These dogs were mostly stray dogs, adopted by her.
- Selena was named after Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Pérez.
- Selena means “Goddess of the Moon”.
- She launched her own line of perfume called “Selena Gomez” in July 2012 and it is exclusive to Macy’s.
- Gomez changed the way of signing autographs after watching the movie “Ramona and Beezus” and started writing her full name.
- She would have been a chef if she were not a singer and actress.
- Earth Sciences was her favorite subject in school.
- Before Selena got her big break in The Wizards of Waverly Place, she admitted she wasn’t a fan of magic nor the Harry Potter franchise.
- Selena Gomez likes to eat lemons as a whole, and even adds salt to them.
- Gomez had her first kiss when she was 12 years old with Dylan Sprouse.
- Selena is an avid surfer and skater.
- Gomez has worked with the charity called “Raise Hope for Congo”, which helps raise awareness about violence against Congolese women.
- Selena is best friends with Taylor Swift.
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