Selena Marie Gomez (born July 22, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and television producer. After appearing on the children's series Barney & Friends (2002–2004), she received wider recognition for her portrayal of Alex Russo on the Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place, which aired from 2007 until 2012.
Gomez also starred in the films Another Cinderella Story (2008), Princess Protection Program (2009), Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009), Ramona and Beezus (2010), and Monte Carlo (2011). Thereafter, she focused on more mature roles in Spring Breakers (2012), Getaway (2013), The Fundamentals of Caring (2016), and The Dead Don't Die (2019). She voices the character of Mavis in the Hotel Transylvania film franchise, and serves as an executive producer of the Netflix television drama series 13 Reasons Why (2017–present) and the Netflix documentary series Living Undocumented (2019).
Selena Gomez made her Saturday Night Livehosting debut with a little help from herOnly Murders in the Building co-star Steve Martin.The former Disney darling, 29, was joined byMartin, 76 - who has frequently hosted the show in the past - in abit where he played a gag inventor of the Whoopee Cushion and other famous practical joke devices.The star also poked fun of Martin and her other co-star Martin Short, 72, in heropening monologue, saying, 'I was so honored to work with Steve Martin and Martin Short, especially after I googled them to find out who they were.' Debut:Selena Gomez, 29, made her Saturday Night Live hosting debut with a little help from her Only Murders in the Building co-star Steve MartinGomez put her toned legs on display in a short little black dress, which she paired with black high heels.
The segment on Martin’s inventor character waspart of the show American Inventors, where Gomez played the host, Taylor Gosh.'The automobile, paper cup, dancing, computer.
These were all invented. But who did that, and what is their story?' she stated, before introducing Martin. 'We begin with Archie Gizmo, the brilliant inventor of the whoopie cushion.' SNL legend: Gomez was joined by Martin, 76, in a bit where he played a gag inventor of the Whoopee Cushion and other famous practical joke devices Playing host: The segment on Martin’s inventor character was part of the show American Inventors, where Gomez played the host, Taylor GoshThe camera then cut to Gizmo, who explained thatin the early 60s he was a 'struggling gag inventor.''All I had was an early prototype of the cushion.Read more on dailymail.co.uk