Selena Gomez BiographySelena Marie Gomez is an American actress who became popular after the role in the teenagers sitcom «Wizards of Waverly Place» on Disney Channel. Subsequently, the girl built a successful career as a model, designer, singer, composer, and songwriter. Also, Selena has been a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador from the age seventeen.
Childhood. Way to SuccessSelena Gomez owes her stunning beauty to her heredity. She “got” that splendid curly hair and sensual full lips from her Latino father, Ricardo Gomez. Her Anglo-Italian mother, Mandy Kornett, contributed with her snow-white teeth, wide smile, and deep brown eyes. As for the rare name, Selena was named after the popular singer of the early nineties.
Selena Gomez CareerIn 2003, the young actress got a small role of Waterpark girl in the 3rd episode of the «Spy Kids». In 2005, she was offered another small role in the TV series «Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire».
Selena's popularity grew not only due to her acting talent but also due to her nice voice. In 2008, she took part in recording Jonas Brothers boys band's video clip («Burnin' Up»). Since then, she was often invited to record sound for the cartoons. Many characters of the popular animated films such as Princess Selenia (Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard», «Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds») or Mavis («Hotel Transylvania», «Hotel Transylvania 2») spoke in her voice. In the fall of 2009, a debut album named «Kiss & Tell» by Selena Gomez & the Scene was released. This album surprised the audience by its genre variety.
Selena Gomez – Personal LifeAt the age of 12, Selena Gomez put a «purity ring» on her finger. This is a well-known American tradition, which obliges a girl wearing a ring to practice abstinence until marriage. However, Selena's silver ring engraved with the words: «True Love Waits» did not prevent her from breaking her vow.
The rumors stopped though when Selena went out in public with an unknown young man in January 2016. That was Samuel Kost, a male model of Onia brand. They were holding hands and chatting sweetly on their way to one of the fashionable restaurants in Beverly Hills. But their relationships didn't last long.
Selena Gomez NowIn fall 2016, Selena Gomez claimed that she was taking a break. Alas, the girl has a serious problem with her health. The lupus aggravation caused depression and panic attacks. The girl asked her fans to excuse her explaining that health was the most important thing. In summer 2017 she presented her new music video named «Fetish».
In January 2020 she told the truth about her feelings about the disorder. She still have hard days when she can't get out of bed or faces with anxiety attacks. But she still fighting and even released the 3rd studio album "Rare". According to the singer, the album is a kind of her private diary for the last years. "Lose You to Love Me" and "Look at Her Now" music videos was appreciated by fans.