Birth Name: Selena Marie Gomez
Date of Birth: July 22, 1992
Place of Birth: Grand Prairie, Texas
Image Gallery: Selena Gomez Pictures
Quick Facts: Selena is an American actress and singer-songwriter best known for her portrayal of Alex Russo on the Emmy Award winning Disney Channel Original Series, Wizards of Waverly Place. Selena has also starred in Another Cinderella Story, Princess Protection Program, and her latest project Ramona & Beezus.
Selena first got her start on Barney & Friends. It is here where she met fellow co-star, Demi Lovato. In 2008, she signed a record deal with Hollywood Records and has also contributed on the Tinker Bell, Another Cinderella Story, and Wizards of Waverly Place soundtracks.
Interests: Selena is heavily regarded for her trademark smile and converse sneakers. She cites Science as her favorite subject and basketball as her favorite sport. Her role model and favorite actress is Rachel McAdams and she also says that Paramore is her favorite band. Last but not least, Selena also enjoys cheerleading, surfing, and skateboarding.