STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 8,935 this week

Selena (I) (1971–1995)


Selena was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, a suburb of Houston, to Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Quintanilla. Abraham opened a Mexican restaurant, Papagayo, in Lake Jackson. Selena was 9-years-old when her father discovered her talent for singing. He formed a band consisting of Selena on vocals, her brother A.B. Quintanilla on bass, and her ... See full bio »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 49 people
created 30 Dec 2010
 
a list of 40 people
created 10 Aug 2011
 
a list of 35 people
created 23 Jan 2012
 
a list of 25 people
created 14 Feb 2012
 
a list of 48 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Selena.

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
 1997 Selena (performer: "Amor Prohibido" (1994), "Baila esta Cumbia" (1992), "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom" (1994), "Como la Flor" (1992), "Dreaming of You" (1989), "I Could Fall in Love" (1995), "El Chico del Apartamento 512" (1994), "La Carcacha" (1992), "Funky Town" (1979), "I Will Survive" (1975), "Last Dance" (1978), "No Me Queda Mas" (1994), "On the Radio" (1979), "Si Una Vez" (1994), "Regresa a Mi" (2004), "Where Did the Feeling Go?" (1984)) / (writer: "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom" (1994) - as Selena Quintanilla-Perez)
 1995 Selena Live: The Last Concert (Video) (performer: "I Will Survive / Funky Town / Last Dance / The Hustle / On the Radio", "Amor Prohibido", "Baila Esta Cumbia", "Tus Desprecios", "Cobarde", "Techno Cumbia", "La Carcacha", "No Me Queda Más", "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom", "Si Una Vez", "El Chico del Apartamento 512", "Ya Ves", "Como La Flor")
 1995 Cara e Coroa (TV Series) (performer: "I Could Fall in Love")
 1995 Blue in the Face (performer: "God's Child")
 1994 Don Juan DeMarco (performer: "El Toro Relajo", "No Me Quieras Tanto")
Show Show Actress (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (8 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (12 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial (PSA): Battered womens' shelter See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 8 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 54 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

| | See more »

Alternate Names:

Selena Quintanilla Perez | Selena Quintanilla

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'm in charge of the uniforms and outfits. I design clothes and jewelry on the side. So we make our own things, which I love to do. I love shiny things and clothing. - on fashion business See more »

Trivia:

She never refused to sign an autograph. See more »

Trademark:

Red lipstick See more »

Nickname:

La Reina de Tex-Mex See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Howard Stern Insults Selena?!?! eportillo09
Do U Have Anything In Common With Selena Terra1984
What could have been of Selena if she hadn't died? pinguicacanales
I really miss her dearly ashleycpr
her wedding ring Flip_x5_Floppin
Selena T-Shirts Terra1984
Discuss Selena on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page