Considered as one of the successful Disney actresses, Selena Gomez indeed has impressed the world with her talent and beautiful face. Being a successful actress on twenty-two years old, she received numerous awards, acted in plenty movies, and also launched albums. Moreover, she is also active in social organizations and mostly works with UNICEF. Beyond entertainment and social works, she also founded her own production company where she launched her clothing line. For her outstanding works, she establishes her place in between other famous Hollywood stars. Here you can read more information of her & watch some of the Selena Gomez hot pics.
Selena Gomes was born on July 22, 1992, in Grand Prairie, Texas, to a former actress, Amanda Dawn Cornet and Ricardo Joel Gomez. Her mother has Italian ancestry and her father is a Mexican descendant. Gomez’s mother was sixteen years old when gave birth to her. Their parent divorced when she was five years and Gomez remained with her mother. At her early life, Gomez stated that her life with her mother was really hard and her mother has to struggle to provide a living for the pair. After the divorce, Gomez spent most of her time with her grandparents and they also have a great role in raising the pretty actress until finally she found success path in entertainment industry. Selena has two step-sisters, Victoria who was born to her father and his wife, and Grace Elliot, who was born to her mother and Brian Teefey.
While little Selena and her mother struggle the poverty after divorce; her mother performance on stage inspired Selena to choose the career path as an actress. Soon, she attended try-outs, beauty pageant, and even casting to pursue her dream.
Early year career
Her first career achievement after attending auditions was she was chosen to appear on Barney and Friends show back then in 2002. On that show, she played a character named Gianna in which during the audition for the show, she met a fellow actress, Demi Lovato. Both Selena and Demi were also selected to play on the show in the same years and they become good friends. The little Selena claimed that she was very shy and still have no acting experience. From Barney show, she learned everything which then she appeared for fourteen episodes from 2002 to 2004 after the producer dismissed her for being too old for the Barney series. While working for Barney series, she also made appearance for small roles in various movies such as Spy Kids 3D: Game Over in 2003 and also some television film Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire and Walker.
With experience in hand, Gomez auditioned for several roles in Disney channel together with Demi Lovato. In 2006, she made a guest appearance in an episode of Disney series “The Suites Life of Zack and Cody” which is started by Cole Sprouse and Dylan Sprouse. The next year, she played a role in the famous TV series Hannah Montana as she acted as the celebrity rival of Miley Cyrus. During this year, she also played in two great Disney series, Arwin! And Lizzie McGuire the series. Then, she auditioned for another Disney series which then become her success way, Wizards of Waverly Place in 2007. She and her mother moved to Hollywood for receiving that role. She also recorded a song for that Disney series theme song which is titled “Everything is Not What It Seems”. As she achieved major success in Hollywood and working in the second season, she has the chance to appear on Disney special channel with other famous Disney stars. In that very same year, she also got the major role in a musical movie “Another Cinderella Story” and the film also received Writers Guild of America Award in 2010. She recorded three songs
Her succeed continued as she made an appearance on Disney Series The Suites Life on Deck and also made guest appearance on another Disney series Sony with a Chance which was started by Demi Lovato. Selena expanded her talent into music field in which she formed a band named Selena Gomez & The Scene and recorded their album with Hollywood Records. In 2010, Selena launched her clothing line which is titled “Dream Out Loud”. The clothing line features bohemian dresses, jeans, floral tops, skirts, scarves, hats, and jackets. For the clothing line, she teamed up with designers Sandra Campos and Tony Melillo whom previously had worked with famous designer. On July 2011, she signed an agreement with Adrenalina to develop as well as distribute Selena’s fragrance. On January 2012, Selena confirmed to focus more on her acting career. Besides, she also worked on her solo project with the lead single “Come and Get It” which becomes top ten single in United States.
One of Selena’s top movies and also received major success is the film television “Wizards of Waverly Place”. The movie was successfully attracted 11.4 million people on the first screening. It also received Primetime Emmy Award for the best children award in 2010.
Besides her entertainment career in acting and music, Selena is also a spokesperson for Borden Milk, an advertising campaign organization. She is claimed to be the youngest UNICEF ambassador when she was 17 years old to help children in the world. Selena was reported to have been battling an autoimmune disease, Lupus which she was diagnosed in 2012. Her biggest spotlight on personal life is her on and off relationship with famous teen stars, Justin Bieber.