She is an only child
She enjoys cheerleading
The role of Alex Russo was originally offered to Alexa Nikolas but was accepted by Selena
She got the acting bug from her mother, Mandy, who did local theater in Dallas
As a child, Selena watched her actress mom rehearse theater
She loves skateboarding, acting,shopping,cheerleading, dancing, and singing.
She has kissed Dylan Sprouse from the Suite Life of Zack and Cody. She said this was her very first kiss. The episode was A Midsummer`s Nightmare
She has sung and recorded four songs, the theme song for Brainzapped a TV movie, the theme song for Wizards of Waverly Place called Everything Is Not What It Seems and Cruella De Vil for 101 Dalmations: Platinum Edition DVD.
She starred in Barney as Gianna not the commonly mistaken name, Gionna
She was discovered in a nationwide casting call in her hometown of Dallas, Texas
Her show Stevie Sanchez was cancelled before it ever aired on Cablevision
She`s a huge Johnny Depp fan.
She played the character of Emily Grace Garcia in the movie Brain Zapped in 2006.
She attended the World Magic Awards on the 13th October 2007.
Selena`s best friend is Devi Lovato
Best known for playing "Gianna" in Barney. (imdb.com)
Is from Grand Prairie, Texas. (imdb.com)
Before landing the role of Alex Russo in "Wizards of Waverly Place" (2007), Selena wasn`t a fan of neither magic or the Harry Potter franchise. (imdb.com)
Shares the same birthday as actor David Spade and former U.S. Senator from Kansas, Bob Dole.
Both her family and Fernanda Romero are from the same town in Mexico
Her celebrity crush is Shia LaBeouf.
Her name `Selena` means Moon in Greek.
She went to Danny Jones Middle School located in Texas
Although she straightens it, Selena was born with naturally curly black hair
Her first appearance on Radio Disney was on October 26, 2007
Her parents divorced when she was 5 years old
Her mom gave birth to her at the age of 16.
She is named after Tejano Singer "Selena Quintanilla Perez".
She took part in Disney Channel`s Earth Day celebration
Has a cousin named Brandon Kansas City.
She is currently 5`6
She never had serious relationship with Taylor Lautner and David Henrie. She sees both guys as her brothers.
She is no longer friends with Demi(2010)
She is self-proclaimed v*rgin.
Her album `Selena Gomez and the scene went gold`(2009) and her single Naturally went plantinum(2010)
She smokes weed. (youtube.com)
Did you know that Selena is the first girl Taylor has actually dated for no career or childhood reason.
She was on Barney when she was younger. (youtube.com)
She is dating Mark Sailing From Glee. (celebridoodle.com)
She no longer wears her precious purity ring. (thefablife.com)
Selena says that John Corbett, who played her father in the 2010 film Ramona and Beezus, caused her to change the way she signed autographs. She used to just write an "S" and draw a heart next to it, but Corbett looked at it and said, "What is that?" From then on, Selena started signing her full name. (tv.com)
Selena signed TI-Nspire graphing calculators for patients at City of Hope, a research center located in Duarte, California that treats cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases, for use in their math and science courses. (tv.com)
Her favorite sport is basketball. (tv.com)
Selena attended public school until fifth grade and she use to get into trouble for talking during class (Usually because she was trying to help other students with their tests). She prefered to sit in the back row because she didn't fit in with the popular kids that sat in the front of the class. (tv.com)
Selena says that the best gift a guy ever gave her was a CD of Frank Sinatra love songs. (tv.com)
Selena is an only child. (tv.com)
She only auditioned once for Wizards, but she says it took her two years to get ready for it (tv.com)
She is of Mexican and Italian descent. (tv.com)
She wears a purity ring that says "True Love Waits". (tv.com)
Selena's favorite candies are Snickers and Good & Plenty. (tv.com)