July 22, 1992 is the birthday of Selena Marie Gomez. She was born in Grand Prairie Texas to parents Amanda and Ricardo. She was named after the singer Selena. She was raised solely by her mother following her parents divorce when she was five years old. She struggled throughout her school years, often the victim of bullying. However, she discovered a love of acting at a very young age.
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2. Income & Salary
Her acting career began with a recurring role on Barney and Friends from 2002 to 2004. She then made her first film appearance with a cameo in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over in 2003. Gomez had many more acting appearances in the years following on such TV shows as The Suite Life of Zach and Cody, The Wizards of Waverly Place, and Hannah Montana. It has been reported that Gomez made $30,000 per episode for Wizards of Waverly Place. She then made her first musical debut in 2007 with a song recorded for the television show Wizards of Waverly Place. In 2008, she launched July Moon Productions, her very own production company. She continued to act as well as sing, releasing her debut album, titled Kiss and Tell which was a pop sensation. In 2010 she also launched her own fashion line called Dream out Loud by Selena Gomez. Gomez and her band released a second album in 2010 titled A Year without Rain, which produced two hit singles. In recent years, she has acted in films such as Hotel Translyvania and HarmonyKorine. It is reported that she was paid $65,000 for her role in the film Ramona and Beezus plus an additional $1,000,000, depending on the film’s success. She is also set to be paid 2.5 million dollars for the movie Monte Carlo.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
In 2012, Gomez’s net worth was reported to be between 4 and 5.5 million dollars. As of 2013, at the age of 21, Selena Gomez’s net worth is an estimated to be between 8 and 10 million dollars. With many more years of acting and signing ahead of her, its safe to assume that Selena Gomez’s net worth will continually be on the rise.