- Birthday22nd Jul, 92
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusSingle
Selena Marie Gomez is widely known for her role as 'Alex Russo' in the Disney Channel Original TV sitcom "Wizards of Waverly Place" which won the prestigious "Emmy Award" and also her debutant album "Kiss and Tell". Along with being an actress, she is also a singer and songwriter. She appeared as 'Gianna' on Season 7 of Barney and Friends. It was then when she was just in 1st grade, at age 7.
The 19 year old singer rakes in an incredible about $100,000 per performance. Reports are also that when Selena shows up to sing, she rakes in a six-figure sum. She signed her first official contract with Disney and later on she did a number of series and stage shows too. She is counted among the richest actresses of US. Selena Gomez has a prodigal approach towards money. She has a great love for spending on her clothes. She has donned many different types of outfits in many different events. Selena is also shopaholic. She loves buying apparels. She has also contributed her funds for different charities. She had also raised funds for the charity called 'Raise Hope for Congo' which helps raise awareness about the violence against Congolese women. Selena has also adopted her dog named 'Chip' from an animal shelter and at present she is having four dogs - Chip, Willy, Fina and Wallace.
Selena's mom gave birth to her at the age of 16. She was named after 'Tejano' singer 'Selena Quintanilla-Pérez', who died almost three years after Gomez was born.Her parents divorced when she was 5 years old. She got her elementary education from Danny Jones Middle School located in Texas. She has been dating Justin Bieber since 2010. Reports are also that Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were dating began in late 2010, but the relationship heated up in January, 2011 when photos were released showing the two with their arms around each other while basking at a beach in Mexico. But publicly they declared their relationship after the Oscar party of 2011.
UPDATE: The young and famous teen clebrity couple, Justin Beiber and Selena Gomez have called it quits. The teen heartthrob Justin Bieber, 18, and Selena Gomez, 20, dated for two years before calling it quits owing to their crazy schedules.
Family & relationships
Selena is a big fan of exotic cars and she was recently spotted filling up fuel in her Ford Escape at a gas station. Ford Escape is one of America's best selling small SUVs but many experts have termed this car as boring. The car comes with choice of three types of engines starting with the 2.5 liter four cylinder engine that delivers 168hp. The car boasts of some of the best features in this segment like air-conditioning, six -speaker sound system, keyless entry keypad, 4-inch multi function screen, reclining rear seats and MyFord Touch electronics interface.
Vespa buddy 125
Selena celebrated the sunny weather by gliding down the roads of St. Petersburg in Florida on an aqua blue Vespa buddy scooter wearing a body hugging bikini top and hot pants. She matched the bikini top, which was in the exact same shade as the ride, with sporty sneakers and black goggles. The singer looked like she was really enjoying the afternoon air as she zoomed on the absolutely cool two wheeler in March 2012 while shooting for the movie ‘Spring Breakers’ along with co-actors Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson and Rachel Korine.
The scooter is available in two models - the Buddy 50 and Buddy 125, in bright pops like tangerine, potent pink, red or seafoam and can also be customized. Moreover, there are umpteen accessories available with these vintage and hi-tech rides that also come in neutral hues like black and white. Besides the cool looks, the two wheeler also comes with an automatic CVT transmission. They have the mono rear and telescopic front fork suspension while the rear drum and front disc brakes are quite dandy. The $1999 tagged Buddy 50 can attain a maximum speed of 30 mph while the Buddy 125 that can attain a top speed of 60 mph is priced at $2799.
Young singing star sensation Selena Gomez was spotted having a great time with her singer mate Taylor Swift, as the two went out to enjoy a sunny day in Malibu. Both the bright teen superstars of singing and music were spotted going for shopping, chatting with friends and getting a lot of photographs clicked.
Location: The delightful town is situated in the Los Angeles County in California, USA.
Accommodation: Malibu in Southern California, offers premium hospitality service and a cozy, luxurious lodging for the incoming visitors. Malibu Beach Inn, Hyatt Westlake Plaza, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Four Seasons Hotel are some of the main hotels in the area, which ensure a terrific stay in the tinsel town.
Main Attraction: The beachfront city is well-known for its stunning sandy beaches, Historic museum towers, rich culture, and various cultural museums. The visitors can explore the 13,300-acre “Point Mugu State Park”, which features nearly five miles of vast ocean shoreline, and large sand dunes. The city’s Zuma Beach encompasses endless areas of rich sand and is a selected place to host exciting volleyball tournaments annually.
Selena with fans
The starlet was spotted soaking the sun with boyfriend Justin Bieber in Los Cabos in Mexico in January 2012. The pair, who flew into the city for a friend’s wedding, were spotted sipping pinacoladas and stayed busy texting on their phones while lounging by the poolside.
Location: Los Cabos is located in Mexico.
Accommodation: Mexico has luxury resorts along with budget accommodations. The beach resorts on the Pacific and Carribbean are well known while the ones at Cancun and Riviera Maya are spectacular. Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas, Manzanillo and Mazatlan have resorts with extensive golf courses. You can also go for the historic structure of Casa De Sierra Nevada, Hotel Posada de las Minas that is a 19th century mansion in Guanajuato, La Casa Que Canta on a high cliff overlooking the Zihuatanejo Bay or the Le Meridien Cancun for its Mayan architecture.
Main Attractions: The sunny vacation spot is known for its tequila and Corona beer and has pristine beaches. You can party at Cancun’s discotheques or can indulge in spas and go crazy hitting the designer boutiques or the local Mercado stores. You must experience cliff diving, deep sea fishing, nature trails and water sports over here. Visit the myriad of museums, palaces, historical sites, churches, parks and beaches throughout Merida, Tulum, Monterrey, Cancun, Huatulco and Mexico City. Prime spots are the ruins of ancient Mayan civilization, public plaza El Zocalo, Great Maya Reef, Metropolitan Cathedral, Pyramid of the Sun and the Moon, the bullring Plaza de toros Mexico, Dia de Los Muertos festivals in Oaxaca and sunny beaches of Los Cabos.
Taking sun bath
Shows off her bikini body
Justin clicks for Selena
Selena and Justin together on Mexico vacations
The teen idol vacationed with her pop singer boyfriend Justin Bieber in Hawaii, where the two spent time paragliding and jetskiing on the beach. The pair was caught kissing, cuddling and walking hand in hand in their swimsuits during their May 2011 holiday.
Location: Maui is a pristine vacation spot located in Hawaii.
Accommodation: You cannot fall short of luxury resorts on this archipelago that has more than 400 beaches. Stay at the hi-end private bungalows at the Kona Village Resort, enjoy the golf course at The Four Seasons Hualalai, rejuvenate at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, indulge at the lavish and green Halekulani resort, laze at the extensive oceanfront of Turtle Bay Resort, explore the historic sites at Fairmont Orchid, get pampered at the 19 century styled Princeville Resort or kick back at the Four Seasons Resort Lana'I that has archeological sites and exotic wildlife.
Main Attractions: The amazing holiday destination has a plethora of activities for visitors. Hit the art galleries, museums, festivals, parks or enjoy the serene natural beauty of the beaches, steep cliffs, rainforests and waterfalls. The venturesome can try out hiking, horse riding, biking, snorkeling, surfing, and kayaking. The prime sight-seeing spots at the popular wedding and honeymoon destination are the Halemaumau Crater at the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, active volcano Kilauea, Luau feast featuring traditional food and entertainment, Waimea Canyon in Kauai, the high peak of Mauna Kea, USS Arizona Memorial, Waimea Arboretum and Botanical Garden and the Panaewa Rainforest Zoo.
On the beach sand
Enjoys boating with Justin
Enjoying water sports
Shows off her bikini body
On the streets of Hawaii
Selena Gomez was spotted wearing the Line Knitwear in Malibu. Line is one of the premium range of knitwear collections which was launched in 2000. Their lifestyle collection have comfortable and trend setting pieces. The brand's most popular creations are oversized sweaters and wrap cardigans.
Selena has been spotted wearing Shaun Leane Gold Plate Multi Cat Claw Hoops. The hoops are valued at £285. Shaun Leane is an award winning UK jewelry designer who is renowned for his beautifully crafted jewelry. He launched the first diamond collection in 2005 to mark his 20th anniversary in the jewelry industry.
Jimmy Choo Virginia Strappy Sandals
Selena was spotted in Toronto this year wearing a pair of Jimmy Choo Virginia Strappy Sandals. The shoes had high heels and were golden in color. Jimmy Choo is a London based fashion designer who rose to prominence with his collection of hand-made women's shoes.
Apple iPhone 4
Like the majority of the celebrities, Selena Gomez too loves high-end gadgets and we have already spotted her using the Apple iPhone 4. This new iPhone comes with amazing new features that will make this phone more powerful and easy to use. Market experts say that this is the best iPhone since the launch of the original iPhone. The iPhone is a revolutionary product from Apple Computer Inc, the American multinational company that manufactures consumer electronics and software products. The best known hardware products to come out of the company include the Macintosh range of computers and portable media players like iPod.