Basic Facts :
Birth Name: Selena Gomez
Birth Date: July 22, 1992
Texas Parents: Mandy Teefy & stepdad Brian
Other/Fun Facts :
Selena's a huge Johnny Depp fan.
The role of Alex Russo was originally offered to Alexa Nikolas but was accepted by Selena Gomez.
Selena is very good friends with her old co-star Demi Lovato (who played Angela).
Selena's show Stevie Sanchez was cancelled before it ever aired on Cablevision.
Selena is 5'5" or 1.65m. (edit) Selena is very good friends with Demi Levato, former co-star on Barney.
Selena was discovered in a nationwide casting call in her hometown of Dallas, Texas.
Selena starred in Barney as Gianna not the commonly mistaken name, Gionna.
Selena is represented by Creative Artists Agency and Jamie Freed of Nine Yards Entertainment.
Selena has sung and recorded one song, the theme song for Brainzapped, a mini TV movie in which she has appeared.
Alexa Nikolas was considered for the part of Julia O'Malley but lost the role to Selena Gomez.
Her acting career started when she was only in 5th grade as Gianna in Barney.
Selena has kissed Dylan Sprouse from the Suite Life of Zack and Cody.
Although her show supposedly started on certain providers her show Stevie Sanchez is yet to be on cable.
She was in one movie, Spy Kids 3-D:Game Over, as Waterpark Girl.
Has appeared in one movie which is rare for an actress of her status, no quite a star.
Selena likes to cheerleading, dancing, acting, and singing in her spare time.
Selena's name matches Selena Gomez, a latino singer.
Although not yet a huge star, Selena has more than 10 well-known fan sites.
Selena Gomez never even made an appearance on Lizzie McGuire.
Lalaine, former star of Lizzie McGuire was the only one casted for the original show Stevie Sanchez, which is probably because she is the star's sister on the show, so they need her.
The show was originally scheduled to first air September 1, 2005, but nothing has been shown yet. (edit) The Suite Life of Zack and Cody will be the 4th TV show in which she appeared.
Selena's favorite Meal is Pizza and Shrimp
She likes hang out with her friends in her free time
She likes hiphop and punky music , she also likes to dance to loud music
Selena's favorite sport is basketball and soccer
Selena is home-schooled
Her favorite subject is science
She wanted to act since she was 6 years old