Selena Gomez

Biography: Selena was born in Grand Prairie, Texas to Ricardo Gomez and Mandy Dawn Cornett. She is named after the Tejano singer, Selena. Her parents divorced when she was five and she was raised by her mother. Selena got her start in the children show Barney and Friends, where she played the character of Gianna for two seasons. She then worked with Alan Cumming, Cheech Marin, Mike Judge, Tony Shalhoub, and Daryl Sabaraon the film Spy Kids 3-D:Game Over.She was eventually discovered by a Disney Channel talent scout at an open casting call in Texas. She originally won the title role of Stevie, Miranda Sanchez's sister in the Lizzie McGuire spin-off, Stevie Sanchez. Although the Disney Channel executives liked her work in the pilot, they decided not to pick up the series. Selena was then cast in another pilot for Disney called Arwin!, but the executives chose to pass on that show as well. She went on to guest star on the Disney Channel Series Hannah Montana where she played Mikayla, HannahSelena was born in Grand Prairie, Texas to Ricardo Gomez and Mandy Dawn Cornett. She is named after the Tejano singer, Selena. Her parents divorced when she was five and she was raised by her mother. Selena got her start in the children show Barney and Friends, where she played the character of Gianna for two seasons. She then worked with Alan Cumming, Cheech Marin, Mike Judge, Tony Shalhoub, and Daryl Sabaraon the film Spy Kids 3-D:Game Over.She was eventually discovered by a Disney Channel talent scout at an open casting call in Texas. She originally won the title role of Stevie, Miranda Sanchez's sister in the Lizzie McGuire spin-off, Stevie Sanchez. Although the Disney Channel executives liked her work in the pilot, they decided not to pick up the series. Selena was then cast in another pilot for Disney called Arwin!, but the executives chose to pass on that show as well. She went on to guest star on the Disney Channel Series Hannah Montana where she played Mikayla, Hannah Montana's rival. After much trial and error, Disney finally found a starring role for Selena, the part of Alex Russo, in the series Wizards of Waverly Place, making Selena a household name.
She has appeared in feature films (Ramona and Beezus and Monte Carlo), and TV movies (Another Cinderella Story and Princess Protection Program). She is also the lead singer for the pop rock band Selena Gomez and the Scene and has a record deal with Hollywood Records.
Selena, her mother and her stepfather, Brian Teefey, created the July Moon Productions company in October of 2008 and in 2010, she partnered with Kmart to release her own fashion line, "Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez." The "Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez" line brought in $100 million dollars worth of sales for Kmart in 2011. Brian and Mandy work with Selena on all projects and they take care of some of the more difficult business decisions that she is not yet able to handle. She has a line of perfumes and is also developing a line of nail polish for O.P.I.
She is actively involved as a UNICEF Ambassador and was involved in the UR Votes Count campaign in 2008.
Selena is currently dating Justin Bieber.
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Selena Gomez's Scores

Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 48 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 48 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 3 Nov 20, 1995 Gianna 10
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 5 Nov 2, 1998 Gionna 10
tbd Wizards of Waverly Place: Season 1 Oct 12, 2007 Alex Russo 7.9
tbd Entertainment Tonight: Season 1 Sep 14, 1981 Herself 6.7
tbd Jimmy Kimmel Live: Season 1 Jan 26, 2003 Guest 6.5
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 1 Aug 30, 1993 Guest 6.3
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 4 Nov 17, 1997 Gionna 5.3
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 6 Nov 1, 1999 Gionna 5.0
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 7 Sep 2, 2002 Gionna 5.0
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 8 Sep 15, 2003 Gionna 5.0
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 9 Sep 6, 2004 Gionna 5.0
48 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Season 1 Mar 2, 2009 Guest 5.0
tbd Barney and Friends: Season 1 Apr 6, 1992 Gionna / Gianna 3.1