Selena Marie Gomez is an American singer, actress and executive producer. She became famous as a child star on Disney Channel for her role in the children's television series Barney & Friends and later Wizards of Waverly Place. She has also starred in multiple movies, including Monte Carlo, Spring Breakers and many others.
Selena Gomez was born July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas to the family of Ricardo Joel Gomez and Amanda Dawn "Mandy" Cornett. In 2007 she also was given a recurring role of Mikayla in the popular Disney Channel show Hannah Montana.
In addition to being in the entertainment business Selena Gomez launched her own clothing line through Kmart, a fragrance line and even released a short-time limited edition handbag line in collaboration with Coach. She is also known for her charity work.