Discover the true story of one of America's brightest stars... that faded too soon.Mar. 21, 1997United States127 Min.PG
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On this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born right into a musical Mexican-American household in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his younger daughter is gifted and begins performing along with her at small venues. She finds success and falls for her guitarist, Chris Perez, who attracts the ire of her father. In search of mainstream stardom, Selena begins recording an English-language album which, tragically, she would by no means full.

Original title Selena
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Gregory Nava


Jennifer Lopez isSelena Quintanilla-Pérez
Selena Quintanilla-Pérez
Edward James Olmos isAbraham Quintanilla
Abraham Quintanilla
Constance Marie isMarcela Quintanilla
Marcela Quintanilla
Jon Seda isChris Perez
Chris Perez
Lupe Ontiveros isYolanda Saldívar
Yolanda Saldívar
Jackie Guerra isSuzette Quintanilla
Suzette Quintanilla
Jacob Vargas isA. B. Quintanilla
A. B. Quintanilla
Rebecca Lee Meza isYoung Selena
Young Selena

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