Bio / Info
Selena Gomez was born in Texas and named after the popular Tejano singer Selena. In 1992, she began her childhood acting career on the show "Barney & Friends." After small roles in movies like SPY KIDS 3D: GAME OVER, Gomez was picked up by Disney to star in several of their live-action television shows like "The Suite Life of Zach & Cody" and "Hannah Montana." She grabbed the lead in her own Disney show in 2007 with the popular series, "The Wizards of Waverly Place." In 2010 she starred in the theatrical release RAMONA & BEEZUS. Gomez has also carried on a successful music career. In 2011 she will star alongside Leighton Meester in MONTE CARLO.