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Selena Gomez To Produce 'Wizards Of Waverly Place' TV Special

9/28/2012 11:02am EDT
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez is reprising her role in Wizards Of Waverly Place for a TV movie, less than a year after the hit show ended.

The actress/singer shot her final scenes for the popular children's series last year and almost 10 million viewers tuned in when the last episode aired in January.

Gomez subsequently admitted wrapping the show after four years was "one of the hardest things" she's ever experienced - but now she's set to reunite with her co-stars.

The new project, which Gomez will also executive produce, will begin production next month in Los Angeles and will be shown on the Disney...

Katy Perry, Selena Gomez & More Get Leggy On The Red Carpet At Nickelodeon's 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards (See Pics & Full List Of Winners)

4/1/2012 12:00pm EDT
Kid's Choice Awards
Mega-stars including Katy Perry, Tim Tebow, Taylor Lautner, Big Time Rush, Selena Gomez, Kristen Stewart, LMFAO and Justin Bieber reigned as this year's favorites, winning top honors at Nickelodeon's 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards live telecast, Saturday, March 31, 8-9:30 p.m. (ET/tape delayed for West Coast).

Hosted by international superstar, and 10-time KCA winner Will Smith, the awards were broadcast from the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles where kids' top choices in television, movies, music and sports were revealed through a flying blimp, silver robot and sword swallower. Smith ...

Selena Gomez Dazzles In A Bustier-Inspired Ensemble At Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party

2/25/2012 2:30pm EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez rocked the red carpet at the 5th Annual Women in Film Pre-Oscar cocktail party in West Hollywood, Calif., yesterday.

The 19-year-old singer/actress looked cute, sexy and age appropriate in a bustier-inspired look.

Selena's popular Disney show "The Wizards of Waverly Place" ended last month, and the star was sad to see it go. She recently told the Evening Standard, "Ending the show was one of the hardest things I've ever had to do. I love everybody involved with Wizards."

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Selena Gomez Laments End Of 'Wizards Of Waverly Place'

2/21/2012 11:39am EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez misses the "safety net" of hit TV show Wizards Of Waverly Place following its finale last month.

The singer/actress shot her final scenes for the popular children's series last year and almost 10 million viewers tuned in when the last episode aired on January 6th.

Gomez admits wrapping the show after four years was "one of the hardest things" she's ever experienced, but she has only fond memories of her time spent with her co-stars and workers.

She tells London's Evening Standard, "Ending the show was one of the hardest things I've ever had to do. I love everybody involve...

Kids' Choice Nominations Announced - Katy Perry, Taylor Swift & More Make The List

2/17/2012 9:27am EST
Katy Perry
Katy Perry, Taylor Swift and Daniel Radcliffe are among the top nominees for the 2012 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.

The boy wizard franchise's eighth and final film, "Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 2," will compete against "The Smurfs," "The Muppets" and "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked" for Favorite Movie, while Radcliffe will face off against Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides), Jim Carrey (Mr. Popper's Penguins) and Adam Sandler (Jack & Jill).

Radcliffe's Potter co-star Emma Watson is shortlisted for Favorite Movie Actress alongside Kristen Ste...

Selena Gomez Talks Final 'Wizard Of Waverly Place' Episode, Music & Her Very Grown-Up New Movie

12/27/2011 11:00am EST
Selena Gomez
I remember when The Wizards of Waverly Place debuted on The Disney Channel. Selena Gomez was an up and coming young star, obviously destined for great things since she was chosen as the lead on the magical young sitcom, but no one could have predicted she’d become a movie star, chart topping singer and celebrity girlfriend.

Gomez has filmed the last episode of The Wizards of Waverly Place, although the show will surely continue to air daily on The Disney Channel for new fans to discover. Before the holidays, Gomez spoke about the show to reflect on her years as a Wizard. She was under the ...

Selena Gomez And Taylor Swift Dominate The 2011 Teen Choice Awards (See List Of Winners)

8/8/2011 7:57am EDT
Selena Gomez
Vampires and wizards ruled at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, but it was a magical night for Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez.

The two stars picked up 11 awards between them - Swift six and Gomez five - including the bulk of the event's music honors.

Swift, who was feted with the Ultimate Choice Award, also picked up the Choice Female Artist, Choice Country Female and Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon accolades, while Gomez was named Choice Female Hottie opposite boyfriend Justin Bieber and Choice TV Actress (Comedy) for her role in The Wizards of Waverly Place.

Gomez and h...

Selena Gomez Dazzles Florida Concertgoers In Sequined Costume

7/29/2011 8:35am EDT
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez wowed the crowd when she performed in Boca Raton, Florida, yesterday. During one song the Disney star sat on a cooler with pictures of her boyfriend Justin Bieber on it.

Things are going well for Selena this week. She just landed three nominations for this year's American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Awards. She's named in the female music artist category, as well as the favorite movie actress in a comedy or musical title. Selena also garnered a nod for her part on "Wizards of Waverly Place."

To top it off, Selena has been tapped for a role in "Sex and the City 3," a prequel to...

Christina Aguilera And Selena Gomez Lead ALMA Nominations

7/28/2011 11:26am EDT
Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera and Selena Gomez are leading the nominations list for this year's American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Awards.

The Genie In A Bottle hit-maker and Gomez are each up for three prizes - both stars have been named in the female music artist category, as well as the favorite movie actress in a comedy or musical title.

Aguilera has also received a nomination for reality TV personality for her role on hit show The Voice, while Gomez is up for favorite TV actress for her part in Wizards of Waverly Place.

Jennifer Lopez and Glee actress Naya Rivera have both been named in two ...

Selena Gomez Models Her Career After Shia LaBeouf

6/11/2011 7:30pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez has a long road ahead of her, and with some shake-ups going on in the Disney music world, she may soon find herself on her own, but it's nothing she can't handle.

"It's obviously an important phase in my career, and personally, the good news is I have been juggling acting and singing for two-and-a-half to three years. But I have to start over in some areas. It's interesting to start taking risks, to grow up through my music," she tells the new issue Billboard Magazine.

With her hit TV show Wizards of Waverly Place now officially over, Selena's ready to move on to bigger and b...

Selena Gomez: 'I'm Gonna Bawl My Eyes Out'

5/12/2011 12:58pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Disney star Selena Gomez is feeling "depressed" as she spends her final few days on the set of her TV show Wizards Of Waverly Place.

The singer/actress is currently shooting her final scenes for the popular children's series as its fourth season prepares to wrap later this week. In the lead up to her final day on set, Gomez admits she will be devastated when the program ends.

A fan sent Gomez a message on Twitter.com, telling her, "I'm gonna bawl my eyes out when WOWP (Wizards Of Waverly Place finishes)", and the star replied, "Me too," before writing, "3 days left... depressed."

The ...

Selena Gomez Says She Gets Why People Are Obsessed with Her and Justin Bieber's Relationship

3/16/2011 3:08pm EDT
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Although Selena Gomez would love to keep her relationship with Justin Bieber private, she understands the public's obsession with it.

"I get it. I was obsessed with N Sync; Britney [Spears] and Justin [Timberlake] were my idols and I loved them together so I understand it, of course," she told TVGuide.com Wednesday. "But when you have something really precious, I try to keep it to myself."

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Justin Bieber: No Sex Without Love; American Health Care Is Evil

2/17/2011 9:48am EST
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Justin Bieber has answered burning questions of sex and healthcare in a new Rolling Stone interview, on newsstands Friday.

"I don't think you should have sex with anyone unless you love them," Bieber says. "I think you should just wait for the person you're... in love with," he added, sidestepping an abstinence-before-marriage question. Bieber has been photographed holding hands with Wizards of Waverly Place star Selena Gomez.

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Justin Bieber Says His Private Life Is Nobody's Business

2/16/2011 4:39pm EST
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Justin Bieber refuses to comment on reports he's dating Disney actress Selena Gomez, insisting his private life is nobody else's business.

The longtime friends are said to be romantically involved, and gossip about a budding relationship was fueled when the young stars were photographed together on holiday in St. Lucia last month.

The "Wizards of Waverly Place" star's onscreen mother Maria Canals-Barrera seemingly confirmed the rumored romance earlier this month, commenting, "He's very sweet. I've met him a few times. I can't imagine how difficult it would be for two superstars like that ...

Jack Black To Host 24th Annual Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

2/10/2011 2:02pm EST
Jack Black
Jack Black is back! For the third time in KCA's history, the always funny Jack will take viewers on a wild ride as he returns to host Nickelodeon's 2011 Kids' Choice Awards premiering live on Saturday, April 2, at 8:00 PM (ET).

Check out the complete list of nominees for the awards below and start voting for your favorites starting March 7th here!


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Spotted: Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez At The Santa Monica Pier

2/7/2011 8:37am EST
Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez enjoyed an afternoon stroll along the Santa Monica Pier yesterday. Don't they make an adorable couple?

Last week Selena's onscreen mother, Maria Canals-Barrera, confirmed the teenager's rumored romance with Justin. The "Wizards of Waverly Place" star told E! Online, "He's very sweet. I've met him a few times. I can't imagine how difficult it would be for two superstars like that to actually have a budding romance, but I wish them the very best. From what I have seen so far he's a nice young man."

However, Justin recently told Ryan Seacrest that the Disney ...

Selena Gomez Travels To Chile For Charity

2/3/2011 2:00pm EST
Selena Gomez
As the ambassador for the global children's charity UNICEF, Selena Gomez recently traveled to South America for a kid's crusade to promote education and development in Valparaiso, Chile.

"UNICEF is helping Chilean families get out of poverty, prevent violence within the home and promote education," explains Selena Gomez . "To witness first hand these families' struggles, and also their hope and perseverance, was truly inspiring."

During her visit to Chile, Gomez took part in a UNICEF supported program called "Programa Puente" which helps over 8,900 families better understand the importanc...

Maria Canals-Barrera Confirms Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber Romance

2/3/2011 11:45am EST
Maria Canals Barrera
Selena Gomez's onscreen mother Maria Canals-Barrera has confirmed the teenager's rumored romance with pop star Justin Bieber.

The longtime friends are said to be romantically involved and gossip about a budding relationship was fuelled when the young stars were photographed together on holiday in St. Lucia last month.

Canals-Barrera, who stars alongside Gomez in TV show Wizards of Waverly Place, has now commented on the alleged relationship, revealing she approves of the match.

She tells E! Online, "He's very sweet. I've met him a few times. I can't imagine how difficult it would be f...

Selena Gomez's Family Furious Over Fake Topless Photo

1/20/2011 8:31am EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez's family is taking action against an online "offender" for allegedly posting a fake topless photograph of the Disney star on the internet.

A picture purportedly showing the Wizards of Waverly Place star posing without her shirt began circulating on the web this week, but her representative has moved swiftly to dismiss the snap as doctored.

The spokesperson has also revealed the 18 year old's relatives are taking action against the perpetrator.

Gomez's rep tells GossipCop.com, "Selena's family is pursuing all available remedies to deal with the offender."


Selena Gomez's Twitter and Facebook Accounts Hacked

1/12/2011 3:21pm EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez has warned fans to ignore a series of hateful messages posted on her Twitter and Facebook.com pages, after her online accounts were targeted by hoaxers.

The Wizards of Waverly Place star's pages on the social networking sites were taken over by hackers earlier this week.

Imposters confused fans with a series of profanity-riddled messages, including, "THE KID ON 4CHAN.ORG IS A LIEN F**KER HE DIDNT HACK S**T!!!!," and, "This message is for puha, YOU SUCK B**CH!!!" The unauthorized posts have since been deleted.

And Gomez has taken to her Facebook page to warn fans to ignore th...

Metallics, Black & White Dresses Dominate 2011 People's Choice Awards Fashion (Photos)

1/6/2011 8:55am EST
2011 People's Choice Awards
The stars came out en masse during Wednesday night's People's Choice Awards, and it appears that metallics, black, and white are the trendy hues this year.

Hollywood's finest walked the blue carpet in an array of subdued colors, although a select few stars stood out in bright attire.

Check out what the stars wore last night, and tell us who looked great and who didn't!

Check out the full list of winners HERE!

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"Wizards of Waverly Place" star Selena Gomez in her second outfit of the evening

"Nikita" star Maggie Q

"Desperate Housewives" star Vanessa Williams

Kim, K...

Justin Bieber Fans Send Death Threats To Selena Gomez

1/4/2011 1:00pm EST
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After steamy photos of Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez enjoying some time in the Caribbean were released, Bieber's fans have posted numerous death threats towards his new girl. Watch the video below for a peek at the pictures of the couple.

Now that it has become apparent that Bieber and Gomez are an item, the Wizards of Waverly Place actress is getting messages on Twitter such as "Roses are red, violets are blue, @selenagomez if you’ll break @justinbieber’s heart I’m gonna kill you," and "@selenagomez If you are the Girlfriend of Justin I will Kill you I HATE YOU :@ !!!"

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Q&A: Josh Sussman Of 'Glee'

12/20/2010 11:47am EST
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From "Wizards of Waverly Place" to "Drake & Josh", actor Josh Sussman is a regular on TV's most popular shows. Now, alongside Hollywood's brightest stars, Josh is making audiences laugh as Jacob Ben Israel on FOX's smash hit "Glee". Starpulse caught up with this Screen Actors Guild Award winner for the latest scoop on his time at William McKinley High.

When you first landed your role on "Glee", did you ever imagine the show would be as wildly popular as it is now?

I had no idea. We filmed the first 13 shows before the show started airing in the Fall. The only hint we had was when the pilo...

Selena Gomez Did Not Issue A Statement About Demi Lovato

11/5/2010 11:00pm EDT
Selena Gomez
A spokesperson for Selena Gomez has dismissed reports the star has reached out to Demi Lovato in a bid to patch up their friendship.

The "Camp Rock" star has checked into rehab to deal with "emotional and physical" issues, scrapping her appearances on a tour with the Jonas Brothers.

Internet gossips began speculating about the 18 year old's relationship with Gomez, alleging a rumored feud between the former best pals could have played a part in Lovato's troubles.

A statement purportedly written by Gomez then surfaced online, in which she supposedly admitted feeling "like a horrible frien...

Selena Gomez Takes Aim At Adult Bullies

11/3/2010 3:16pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Disney star Selena Gomez has opened up about her ongoing bullying hell, insisting her worst tormentors aren't fellow teens; they're cruel adults.

The Wizards of Waverly Place star admits she was picked on by school classmates when she first began acting - and the teasing forced her into homeschooling, which she admits briefly helped.

But, now the 18-year-old star insists ongoing jibes from cruel parents and critical bloggers are taking their toll - and she has been forced to stop reading about herself online to avoid vicious comments.

She tells the New York Post, "I get criticized by ...

Va Va Voom! Selena Gomez's Sheer Black Blouse & Painted On Pants

9/30/2010 12:00pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Last night Selena Gomez attended the launch party for "Promise," a new ring collection created by Cheryl Cole and De Grisogono at Nobu London. She wore a sheer black shirt and painted-on sparkly pants.

We think the Disney star is looking all grown up. What do you think?

The "Wizards of Waverly Place" actress stars in the upcoming film "Monte Carlo" opposite Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl") and Katie Cassidy ("Life Unexpected"). Their dream vacation in Paris proving to be an unmitigated dud, three women find the adventure they'd been searching for after one of them is mistaken for a rude B...

Selena Gomez's Red Tweed Jacket - Thumbs Up Or Down?

9/27/2010 3:30pm EDT
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Selena Gomez signed autographs after promoting her new album "A Year Without Rain" at Radio 1 studios in London on Sunday. She wore a red tweed jacket, large hoop earrings and black peep-toe heels as she emerged from the building.

We think she looks stylish in her little red coat and black pants. What do you think?

Selena recently shared an "awful" pre-performance secret that she learned from Kelly Clarkson. Clarkson drinks a bit of olive oil before every show, and Gomez decided to copy the advice. She claims to go through the ritual in preparation for every show. "It's awful," she told E...

Demi Lovato Quits Twitter

9/12/2010 9:36pm EDT
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato has followed in the footsteps of her fellow teen sensation Miley Cyrus by quitting Twitter.

"Hannah Montana" superstar Cyrus stopped tweeting her online followers last year, urging her fans to do the same and stop living in a virtual reality.

And "Camp Rock" star Lovato has followed suit - she closed her account, which is followed by 2.5 million fans, on Friday.

In her final tweet, she writes, "I love my fans so much but the access that the other people have is uncomfortable to me. Twitterbreak. Peace."


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Selena Gomez: Ready To Be The Next Jennifer Lopez

9/9/2010 7:34pm EDT
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Selena Gomez, star of the Disney Channel's "Wizards of Waverly Place" talks to Latina about building her career, finding love, and what's on her to-do list.

Selena tells Latina that she carefully considers each career move: "I'm not just going to slap my name on something… I want to be really passionate about everything I do, so it's all about timing."

The 18-year-old superstar is releasing her second album this month and already has a clothing line but says she isn't in a hurry to grow up: "I'm 18, but I feel like I'm still 15. I feel very young at heart, and I still want to jump up and ...

Selena Gomez Hates 'Wholesome' Label; Think A Sex Tape Is In Her Future?

8/19/2010 8:51am EDT
Selena Gomez
Disney star Selena Gomez is shedding her good girl image at 18.

The "Wizards of Waverly Place" star explained, "I really don't like it when people say I'm wholesome. I don't like that at all! I never said I was that, and I never tried to portray it."

One way for Selena to alter her image is to follow in fellow Disney stars Vanessa Hudgens' footsteps - naked photos of the "High School Musical" actress circulated the internet in 2007. The pics were allegedly meant for Vanessa's boyfriend Zac Efron.

Or Selena could copy Miley Cyrus' route. The 17-year-old "Hannah Montana" star shocked fan...