Selena Gomez, who has been known to be an actress and a singer, was born on 22nd July 1992. As an American actress, Gomez has also been known to be a producer in some of her films and as a prominent businesswoman. She became famous after it was noted that her role as a child actress had gained success. It must be noted that Selena started her career in acting with the release of a children’s TV show, which had been titled ‘Barney & Friends, between 2002 and 2004.
Her next teenage role came when she was selected to play Alex Russo in one of the famous Disney TV series, with the title “Wizards of Waverly Place”, which had been played during the time between 2007 and 2012. During this time, she had also been busy with some of her initial roles in movies along with TV shows. The movies that had been released with Selena in her lead roles during this time included teenage stories such as Another Cinderella Story from 2008, Monte Carlo in 2011, Ramona & Beezus from 2010, etc.
Selena Gomez Net Worth 2024
Selena Gomez has also been a singer whose albums have reached mostly in the top 10 lists of the US Billboard 200 charts, as it has been mentioned. Both her music and acting career have led her to gain a huge net worth in the year 2023. Initially, she had only released various albums with her former band which she had been leading, with the title ‘Selena Gomez & The Scene’. All the albums that had been released by the band had been able to be in the top 10 lists and later in the years, RIAA body certification had declared them as Gold too.
She had also come out with her first ever solo music studio album, which had been titled 2013’s ‘Stars Dance’. With this album, she had topped the US Billboard 200 for the album with its lead single in the US Billboard Hot 100 Songs for that time. Her next album, the second solo album by Selena, with the title ‘Revival’ in 2015 also debuted at number 1 in the country. Following this, the third solo album, which had been released in 2020 titled ‘Rare’ had also topped the charts at number one position. This huge success for Selena in her music and acting career has led to a net worth over the mark of 70 million USD in the year 2023, as it has been mentioned.
Selena Gomez Bio & Earnings Overview
|22nd July 1992
|Singer, Actress, Businesswoman
|Wizards of Waverly Place
|Interscope & Hollywood Records
|Woman of the Year by Billboard, Time 100 Influential People, etc.
|Social Media Status
|Most Followed Woman’s Instagram Account (Over 400 million followers)
|Production House/ Company
|July Moon Productions
|Latin American Music Award, MTV Music Award for Video, American Music Award, Satellite Award, etc.
|Justin Bieber (ex), Drew Taggart (‘23)
|Over 55 kg
|More Than 90 million USD
Selena Gomez Early Life, Age & Family
Selena was born as Selena Marie Gomez, as mentioned in the birthdate 22nd July 1992, in the city of Grand Prairie in Texas, USA. She has spent most of her early childhood years growing up in Dallas where she had been raised by her parents, namely, Ricardo Joel Gomez (her father) and Mandy Teefey (her mother), who had been an actress before. It has been reported that her name had been taken from a Tejano music singer, Selena Quintanilla. As per the reports, her father has a Mexican descent, at the same time, her mother has an Italian ancestry.
In earlier reports, it had also been mentioned that Gomez has been a proud American Mexican citizen of a third generation in her family. For the same reason, she had been very fluent in Spanish until she had turned 7 years old, as stated. She had been raised with her two sisters and a brother, namely, Gracie, Victoria and Marcus Gomez. Gomez had completed her schooling to get a diploma by being homeschooled in the year 2010. As per the reports, when Selena was born her mother had only been 16 years old.
Selena Gomez Career Beginnings & Breakthrough
Selena had her chance to enter the entertainment industry when she had been selected to play a role in the 2002 TV show for children, which had been titled as ‘Barney & Friends’. Selena had also been a part of a minor role in Spy Kids 3-D, a 2003 movie and the Walker, Texas Ranger, which had been released in 2005. It was with the ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’, when she had played the role of Alex, when her breakthrough had been noted by the critics. It had been successful for Gomez to be called as the new ‘teen idol’ for the audience.
Following this, she had won the Young Artist Award for playing the role of Mary, an aspiring singer in the movie ‘Another Cinderella Story’ in 2008. It has also been noted that her success had continued as she had been also nominated for the 65th Grammy Award for Album of the Year for her work on the Coldplay’s ninth album, Music of the Spheres. She had later produced the Netflix TV show with the title ’13 Reasons Why’ through her own company, July Moon Productions.
Selena Gomez Latest News & Earnings
In the recent reports, it has been revealed that Selena’s net worth has started to take a leap after her beauty and make up brand, Rare Beauty has been reported to generate about 300 million USD. Most of her earnings in 2023 has come from her ownership and investing of the ice cream brand, ‘Serendipity’, beauty brand deal with Sephora, health platform called Wondermind, etc.
In another report, it had also been mentioned that Selena Gomez has been dating Drew Taggart, who is a part of the popular group, The Chainsmokers, though, it has also been added that the couple have kept their status a secret from their fans and the public.