- Category : Entertainment-Actor-Actress
- Type : GP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (5,34)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Laws 2
American actress, singer, and fashion designer, known for portraying Alex Russo, the protagonist in the Emmy Award-winning television series Wizards of Waverly Place (2007-2012). Previously, she appeared on the children's television series Barney & Friends (2002–2004).
Her career expanded into the music industry; Gomez was the lead singer and founder of the pop band Selena Gomez & the Scene, which released three RIAA Gold certified studio albums, Kiss & Tell (2009), A Year Without Rain (2010), and When the Sun Goes Down (2011). Gomez also contributed to the soundtracks of Tinker Bell, Another Cinderella Story, Wizards of Waverly Place, and Shake It Up after signing a record deal with Hollywood Records.
In 2008, Gomez was designated as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.