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Selena Gomez Gets Candid About Bullying and Social Media

23 March 2017 5:05 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Selena Gomez has a personal connection to Thirteen Reasons Why, the 13-episode Netflix series she executive produced with her mom (debuting March 31). Gomez optioned the rights to Jay Asher's novel nine years ago, when she was starring in the hit TV show Wizards of Waverly Place. And while it was originally envisioned as a vehicle for Gomez, she later decided to remain behind the camera. "The older I got—once I left my series, once I started to go for roles that weren't that age range—it organically began to become a project that I knew I would be behind the scenes with," Gomez tells The New York Times. "I actually like that I'm not in it." Because the book "has such a huge »

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Selena Gomez Reveals She Was Bullied During Her Disney Channel Days

22 March 2017 9:08 PM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Selena Gomez got her start on the Disney Channel's Wizards of Waverly Place in 2008 but has since moved on to more "mature roles," like her new Netflix venture, 13 Reasons Why. While recently discussing the series with The New York Times, the cover star for Vogue's April issue opened up about why the project hits so close to home. "I think [Asher] understood that I knew what it meant to be bullied. I went to the biggest high school in the world, which is the Disney Channel and my mom had a lot of history dealing with [bullying]. I heard her stories growing up. She's very open about it." Despite being the most followed person on Instagram, Selena also revealed she still deals with haters on the social media app. "I delete the app from my phone at least once a week. You fixate on the [negative] ones. It's like they want to cut to your soul. »

- Monica Sisavat

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Selena Gomez Opens Up About Bullying and How the Disney Channel Is the ‘Biggest High School in the World’

22 March 2017 6:15 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Selena Gomez rose to fame as one of the leading faces of the Disney Channel for over five years (2007-2012) with her starring role in the TV series Wizards of Waverly Place.

Gomez has since moved on to more “mature roles” and recently explained why her next career venture — Netflix’s Thirteen Reasons Why — hits so close to home for her. In a recent interview with The New York Times, Gomez said she wanted to adapt author Jay Asher’s Ya novel Thirteen Reasons Why — the story of a young woman who commits suicide, but leaves behind 13 cassette tapes for »

- Karen Mizoguchi

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Selena Gomez On Being Bullied At The Disney Channel Aka ‘The Biggest High School In The World’

22 March 2017 5:05 PM, PDT | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Selena Gomez has revealed she was bullied while working for the Disney Channel in her breakout role on ‘Wizards of Waverly Place”. “I think he understood that I knew what it meant to be bullied,” Gomez told NY Times, explaining how she convinced “Thirteen Reasons Why” author Jay Asher to let her and her mom […] »

- Shakiel Mahjouri

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Selena Gomez on Being Bullied at the Disney Channel aka ‘The Biggest High School in the World’

22 March 2017 12:40 PM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Selena Gomez has revealed she was bullied while working for the Disney Channel in her breakout role on Wizards of Waverly Place.

“I think he understood that I knew what it meant to be bullied,” Gomez told NY Times, explaining how she convinced Thirteen Reasons Why author Jay Asher to let her and her mom option the rights to his book. “I went to the biggest high school in the world, which is the Disney Channel. And my mom had a lot of history dealing with [bullying]. I heard her stories growing up. She’s very open about it.”

Watch: Selena Gomez’s 11 Most Honest Revelations in ‘Vogue’

“When I was growing up, I was always bullied because I was the outsider, the weird girl with the purple hair and combat boots,” added Gomez’s mother, Mandy Teefey. “Then I was a teen mom. You get really judged. I had counselors telling me how I’d ruined my life »

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'Little Rascals' Star Bug Hall Marries Jill Marie DeGroff -- See the Pics!

17 February 2017 11:35 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Alfalfa tied the knot!

Bug Hall, who played the adorable suspender-wearing character in the 1994 film, The Little Rascals, married his fiancee, Jill Marie DeGroff, in Encino, California, on Saturday.

Related: Alfalfa From 'The Little Rascals' Is Almost Unrecognizable Now!

The 32-year-old actor took to Instagram on Wednesday and shared a split shot of the couple's gorgeous wedding ceremony with the caption, "I will."

The romantic before-and-after snap features Hall and his new wife standing at the altar before happily walking down the church steps as husband and wife.

Hall's groomsmen included his Little Rascals co-star, Zachary Mabry (aka Porky), and Wizards of Waverly Place star David Henrie.

"Getting ready to take off with my love! @bug_hall here we come!" Henrie captioned a car selfie with his fiancee, Maria Cahill, taken a day before the wedding.

More: 'The Little Rascals' 20th Anniversary Photo Shoot

DeGroff hasn't shared any wedding snapshots, though she did »

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Teen Titans: The Judas Contract Brings The Dark On April 18th – Trailer

17 February 2017 7:58 AM, PST | AreYouScreening.com | See recent AreYouScreening news »

Those who aren’t familiar with anything but the cute Teen Titans series are in for quite a surprise as the heroes return to their darker roots in Teen Titans: The Judas Contract, which is one of the most incredible efforts from the comics. The feature-length film is inspired by a story arc from the 1984 DC comic, and has an incredible voice cast backing the supremely gritty arc.

The Blu-Ray Giftset, which includes an exclusive Blue Beetle figurine, will hit on April 18th, with Digital HD release on April 4th.

In The Judas Contract, the Titans – Beast Boy, Raven, Blue Beetle, Robin, and Nightwing – are led by Starfire, but their newest teammate, Terra, is throwing the groups dynamic out of whack, and the team comes up against Brother Blood, an ancient evil, and Deathstroke is waiting in the wings to cause problems as well.

The “normal” plotline of »

- Marc Eastman

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Official Details Released for Teen Titans: The Judas Contract

16 February 2017 12:57 PM, PST | Comicmix.com | See recent Comicmix news »

Burbank, CA (February 16, 2016) — Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment bring one of the most momentous Teen Titans plotlines in comics history to animated life with the all-new, feature-length film Teen Titans: The Judas Contract. Inspired by the 1984 DC story arc from Marv Wolfman and George Pérez, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract will be distributed by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on April 18, 2017.

The landmark Teen Titans story will be available on Blu-ray™ Deluxe Giftset ($39.99 Srp), Blu-ray™ Combo Pack ($24.98 Srp) and DVD ($19.98 Srp) starting April 18, 2017.  The Blu-rayTM Combo Pack includes the movie in high definition on Blu-ray Disc, a DVD, and a digital version of the movie on Digital HD with UltraViolet*. The Blu-ray™ Deluxe Edition will include all components of the Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, along with an exclusive figurine of Blue Beetle in a numbered, limited edition gift set. Teen Titans: The Judas Contract will »

- ComicMix Staff

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Bridgit Mendler Lands Lead Role in Fox’s ‘Thin Ice’ Comedy Pilot From Liz Meriwether

10 February 2017 4:30 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Liz Meriwether has found her next new girl.

Bridgit Mendler has nabbed the lead role in “Thin Ice,” the Fox comedy pilot that hails from “New Girl” creator, Meriwether. Isiah Whitlock has also been cast as a series regular.

Thin Ice” centers on a woman who reclaims her dreams when she finds herself at the end of the earth — in Antarctica — surrounded by a group of brilliant misfits.

Mender will play the central female lead, Lou, who is described as messy and directionless. A receptionist at the National Science Foundation in Virginia, she’s not giving up on her dreams so easily, so she jumps at the chance to go to Antarctica for a new job that may re-ignite for passion for science.

Whitlock will play Bill, a geologist in the Antarctic research team in Antarctica, who is a little intimidating and has no patience for idiots.

Thin Ice” was put on the fast-track for the 2017- »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

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Gregg Sulkin Ripped for Comparing His Stair Workout to 9/11 Firefighters

18 January 2017 5:28 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Twitter users are getting quite the workout beating up on Gregg Sulkin, after the “Wizards of Waverly Place” alum compared his exercise routine to the efforts of first responders during the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. Sulkin made the comparison on Twitter, writing, “Wow what a workout. Had to run up flights of stairs & all I could think of were the brave firefighters climbing the twin towers on 9/11.” The actor eventually deleted the tweet — but not before, as so often happens these days, it was preserved for the general mockery and disgust of the Twitterati. Also Read: 9/11-Themed Mattress »

- Tim Kenneally

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Selena Gomez Rocks Brand New Look After Her Return to Social Media

13 January 2017 12:14 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Selena Gomez is starting 2017 with a new guy and a new haircut.

Just a few days after photos surfaced of her kissing The Weeknd, Gomez's styling team shared a photo of her new lob, and teased a secret project. In the image, the 24-year-old "Good for You" singer is wearing a red sweater and is sporting nude lipstick and a winged eyeliner look.

Watch: Selena Gomez Reunites with Wizards of Waverly Place Co-Star, Shares First Instagram Story

Prior to drastically shortening her hair, Gomez posed topless for celebrity photographer Mert Alas, who shared a selfie from the photo shoot. "Beauty and the Beast," Alas captioned the selfie, which was later deleted.

Watch: Bella Hadid Unfollows Selena Gomez on Instagram After Singer Is Spotted Kissing Model's Ex The Weeknd

These Instagram posts come after Gomez took nearly a three-month hiatus from social media. She later returned and shared her first Instagram story, along with a »

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Selena Gomez Poses Topless After Pda-Filled Night Out With The Weeknd

12 January 2017 6:48 AM, PST | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Selena Gomez is back on social media in a big way. The 24-year-old singer stripped down to just a blanket, gold thong and a large hoop earring for what looks to be an impromptu photo shoot with celebrity photographer, Mert Alas. Watch: Selena Gomez Reunites with Wizards of Waverly Place Co-Star, Shares First Instagram Story […] »

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Selena Gomez Poses Topless After Pda-Filled Night Out With The Weeknd

12 January 2017 5:10 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Selena Gomez is back on social media in a big way.

The 24-year-old singer stripped down to just a blanket, gold thong and a large hoop earring for what looks to be an impromptu photo shoot with celebrity photographer, Mert Alas.

Watch: Selena Gomez Reunites with Wizards of Waverly Place Co-Star, Shares First Instagram Story

"Beauty and the Beast," Alas captioned the selfie, which has since been deleted, on Thursday morning that was posted to his Instagram.

The super sexy image surfaces the same week that Gomez was spotted cozying up to The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye), Bella Hadid's ex-boyfriend, during a dinner date in Santa Monica, California. "They came out and they looked so happy," an eyewitness told Et. "They were hugging, kissing, and being super affectionate. Selena was all over him -- hugging him, kissing him. She looked amazing and so incredibly happy and in love."

Watch: Bella Hadid Unfollows Selena Gomez on Instagram After Singer »

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Charlie Puth Praises Selena Gomez for Taking a Break: 'It's Important to Feel Like a Human'

10 January 2017 11:14 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Charlie Puth has Selena Gomez's back!

The "Dangerously" singer spoke out about his "We Don't Talk Anymore" collaborator's recent break from the spotlight, saying that he can totally relate.

"I think it's good and I think it's great that she was taking some time off for herself, because I see it on a much smaller scale," he told MTV UK. "People kind of treating you, who are maybe not necessarily fans, but seeing you as an object and shouting things at you. Real fans won't, like, scream obscene things out at you, but it's important to feel like a human again. So, I think her taking some time off is a really good thing." 

News: Selena Gomez Is the New Face of Coach! 

Gomez said she would be temporarily stepping away from the demands of show business in August 2016 in an effort to "focus on maintaining my health and happiness." In an official »

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Waverly Place Pals! Selena Gomez and David Henrie Talk About Where Their Disney Characters Are Today

8 January 2017 1:19 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Are Justin and Alex Russo heading back to Waverly Place?!

On Saturday, Selena Gomez posted a series of clips to her Instagram story, which showed her having a casual dinner with her former Wizards of Waverly Place costar/older brother, David Henrie.

“Having a nice night with this guy!” Gomez, 24, said, panning her camera to Henrie, who played Justin Russo on the series.

In a subsequent video, the former onscreen siblings had a dispute over who started Gomez’s highly-followed social media platforms. (She currently holds the title for most followers on Instagram — ever).

“For the record, I made her Twitter, »

- Blake Bakkila

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Selena Gomez Reunites With Her Wizards of Waverly Place Co-Star and Contemplates a Revival

8 January 2017 12:33 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Now, this is a magical reunion. It looks like Selena Gomez had quite the memorable Saturday night when she spent it in with her childhood co-star from Wizards of Waverly Place, her on-screen brother, David Henrie. The moment came just in time for the five year anniversary of the finale episode.  "Having a nice night with this guy," the low-key Gomez revealed to fans as she smiled for her Instagram story. The two stars first worked together in 2007 when the hit Disney show aired its first season. At the time, the American Music Award winner was a young teen on the cusp of mainstream success. To the put it all in perspective, Henrie reminded the songstress that he was responsible for »

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Selena Gomez Reunites with 'Wizards of Waverly Place' Co-Star David Henrie, Shares First Instagram Story

8 January 2017 12:20 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Selena Gomez is slowly returning to social media.

Related: Selena Gomez Reveals She's Taking a Break to Deal With Anxiety, Depression and Panic Attacks Caused by Lupus

After taking a near three-month hiatus to better focus on her health, the "Kill Em With Kindness" singer reunited with her former Wizards of Waverly Place co-star David Henrie for her first-ever Instagram story. A fitting first for the duo, seeing as Henrie admitted that he helped set up the superstar's Twitter account nearly eight years ago.

Watch: Selena Gomez Breaks Social Media Silence to Share 'Thankful' Message About Her Year

Exactly five years after the Disney series' finale, the friends joined forces to imagine what their Wizards characters might be doing today, had the series stuck around.

"You have kids. Alex is for sure single," Gomez, 24, said, while Henrie agreed, saying, "Yeah, Justin has, like, 15 children. Alex is single; she's still trying to find herself. She's now, like »

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