As Selena Quintanilla, known as the ‘Queen of Tejano Music,’ was a beloved Latin recording artist, her story lives on after her tragic death 25 years ago. However, from her popular albums, many awards, and sold-out concerts, the iconic singer is now honored in Netflix’s new series: Selena: The Series. Here is what to expect from the series!
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“Before she became the Queen of Tejano Music, Selena Quintanilla was a young girl from Texas with big dreams and an even bigger voice. The two-part coming-of-age drama Selena: The Series explores the once-in-a-generation performer’s journey as a young artist, from singing small gigs in Corpus Christi with her family to becoming one of the most successful Latin artists of all time — and the years of grit and sacrifice the Quintanilla family navigated together before Selena’s meteoric rise to fame,” according to Netflix. The show is also categorized as a drama series.
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The series is split into two parts, part one of Selena: The Series will be released on December 4, 2020.
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Selena Quintanilla: Christian Serratos
Younger Selena: Madison Taylor Maez
Abraham, Selena’s father: Ricardo Chavira
A.B, Selena’s brother: Gabriel Chavarria
Suzette, the sister: Noemi Gonzalez
Marcella, the mother: Seidy Lopez