By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 03/12/2009 - 14:00
Selena Gomez, star of the hit Disney series Wizards of Waverly Place, sat down with Latina contributor Jayson Rodriguez to discuss her life as a teen celebrity, including the perks and the pitfalls that come with it. The 16-year-old has a surprisingly mature understanding of her unique position. "I always wanted this to be my life," Selena says, "but I don't want it to live my life for me." She also address her feud with fellow teen queen Miley Cyrus, her relationship with Nick Jonas, and her proud Latin roots:
By Monica Herrera | 03/10/2009 - 17:47
Celebrities who give back are a dime a dozen, but they rarely look as genuine and motivated as Selena Gomez. The Wizards of Waverly Place star spent her weekend feeding abandoned dogs in Puerto Rico as part of an ongoing effort by nonprofits DoSomething and Island Dog to improve the treatment of animals in the Caribbean.
By Monica Herrera | 02/19/2009 - 09:30
Looks like Young Hollywood is itching to be single again. Just days after Nick Jonas confirmed that he and Selena Gomez have split, Life & Style is reporting that another Disney starlet, Adrienne Bailon, has broken up with her longtime boyfriend Rob Kardashian, brother to bootylicious reality star Kim Kardashian.
By Monica Herrera | 02/17/2009 - 15:15
Further proving why they are the ultimate BFFs, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato just crafted a homemade video that shows what they do in their spare time (you know, when they're not busy being Disney ingenues and conquering the tween market). They just dance!
By Monica Herrera | 02/13/2009 - 13:09
Selena Gomez has officially ended her relationship with Nick Jonas of The Jonas Brothers and is a single gal once more. The 16-year-old starlet's ex broke the news last night during an interview with his brothers on The Insider, where the pop singers were asked about their love lives.
By Monica Herrera | 02/06/2009 - 09:40
Selena Gomez is headed for the big screen. The 16-year-old Disney star has signed on for a lead role in Beezus and Ramona, a 20th Century Fox-produced movie based on the popular tween lit series, Ramona, by Beverly Cleary.
By Monica Herrera | 01/26/2009 - 10:14
Disney starlet Selena Gomez was spotted leaving LAX airport in Los Angeles this weekend with some unusual reading material: a workbook for the LSATs, which is the standardized test taken by applicants for law school.