Selena Marie Gomez (born July 22, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and television producer. After appearing on the children's series Barney & Friends (2002–2004), she received wider recognition for her portrayal of Alex Russo on the Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place, which aired from 2007 until 2012.
Gomez also starred in the films Another Cinderella Story (2008), Princess Protection Program (2009), Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009), Ramona and Beezus (2010), and Monte Carlo (2011). Thereafter, she focused on more mature roles in Spring Breakers (2012), Getaway (2013), The Fundamentals of Caring (2016), and The Dead Don't Die (2019). She voices the character of Mavis in the Hotel Transylvania film franchise, and serves as an executive producer of the Netflix television drama series 13 Reasons Why (2017–present) and the Netflix documentary series Living Undocumented (2019).
Selena Gomez is reflecting on her friend Britney Spears' «day for love.» ET's Will Marfuggi spoke to Gomez about attending Spears' fairytale wedding to Sam Asghari and why it was important for the 29-year-old actress to be there.«I think it was a day for love, and I want nothing more than happiness, and for her,» Gomez gushed when asked about Spears wedding, which took place at her Thousand Oaks home earlier this month. «I think it was all the people that loved her, and that was all that matters.»Gomez wasn't the only celeb in attendance at the star-studded affair.
She was joined by Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore, Madonna and more A-list guests, there to support Spears on her special day.While she admittedly didn't see the memes that have come out from the group photos taken at the wedding, Gomez couldn't help but chuckle at the thought of them.«I haven't, no,» she said with a laugh.A post shared by Drew Barrymore (@drewbarrymore)A post shared by Britney Spears (@britneyspears)The busy actress is gearing up for season 2 of her hit Hulu series, , and Gomez said it's been one for the books.«It's been very different than my past experiences,» Gomez said of working with her co-stars, Steve Martin and Martin Short. «I so just enjoy trying to make them laugh.»While season 2 sees the return of Charles (Martin), Oliver (Short) and Mabel (Gomez), it also sees some new faces, including Cara Delevingne, who joined the cast for the show's second season.Gomez called working with the supermodel «so fun,» telling ET it was like working with a «childhood friend.»«So much fun,» Gomez said. «I've known her for so many years, it was honestly like working with a childhood friend, and I just enjoyed it.Read more on etonline.com