Selena Gomez Wiki, Age, Movies, Net Worth
Selena Gomez is an American singer, actress, producer, fashion designer, model, businesswoman and philanthropist.
She was born on July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas, to Ricardo Joel Gomez and former stage actress Amanda Dawn “Mandy” Cornett. Gomez was named after Tejano singer and actress Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, who died in 1995. Her father is of Mexican descent while her mother, who was adopted, has some Italian ancestry.
Selena is 26 years of age as of 2018.
Quick Summary of Selena Gomez Wiki, Age, Net Worth
- Full name: Selena Gomez
- Age: 26 years (2018)
- Date of Birth: July 22, 1992
- Parents: Ricardo Joel Gomez (Father), Amanda Dawn “Mandy” Cornett (Mother)
- Religion: Catholic
- Net Worth: $60 million
- Boyfriend: Justin Bieber
After appearing on the children’s television series Barney & Friends, she rose to fame for her portrayal of Alex Russo on the Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place (2007-2012).
With her former band Selena Gomez & the Scene, she attained the top-ten on the US Billboard 200, with the band’s albums Kiss & Tell (2009), A Year Without Rain (2010) and When the Sun Goes Down (2011). As a solo artist, Gomez has released the two number-one albums Stars Dance (2013) and Revival (2015).
She has also earned seven top-ten entries on the US Billboard Hot 100: “Come; Get It”, “The Heart Wants What It Wants”, “Good for You” with ASAP Rocky, “Same Old Love”, “Hands to Myself”, “We Don’t Talk Anymore” and “It Ain’t Me”, with Kygo.
Career – Fast foward
Gomez confirmed in January 2012 that she would be taking a break from her music career, thus placing Selena Gomez & the Scene on a hiatus. That year, Wizards of Waverly Place officially ended its run on the Disney Channel after four successful seasons.
Gomez hoped to focus on her film career outside Disney and starred in the animated film Hotel Transylvania (2012).
The film premiered at the 37th annual Toronto International Film Festival and was released on September 28, 2012. Gomez had a role in the controversial exploitation film Spring Breakers (2013), starring James Franco.
The film saw Gomez in a more mature role than her previous works, and reportedly led to Gomez having a “bit of a meltdown on set.” In 2013, Gomez starred in the film Getaway.The film was a critical and commercial failure, and earned Gomez a nomination for Worst Actress at the 34th Golden Raspberry Awards.
In 2017, Billboard reported that Gomez has sold over 7 million albums and 22 million singles worldwide.
According to Forbes, Selena Gomez Net Worth is estimated at $60 million (in 2018).