Selena Gomez was born on July 22, 1992 selena is an American actress and singer, best known for her portrayal of Alex Russo on the Disney Channel series, Wizards of Waverly Place. She has starred in the télévision movies, Another Cendrillon Story and Princess Protection Program. selena began her jouer la comédie career at age seven In 2004 selena was discovered par the Disney Channel in a nation wide scouting. She appeared as a guest étoile, star on The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and Hannah Montana before being cast in Wizards of Waverly Place as one of the main characters, Alex Russo. selena also appears in the 2009 Disney Channel movie based on the show. In 2009, she appeared in the Disney Channel movie, Princess Protection Program with Demi Lovato. The film drew 8.5 million viewers on its premiere night, the third-highest premiere for a Disney Channel Original Movie. and best Friends with Demi Lovato.