Selena Quintanilla-Pérez , best known as simply Selena, was a Mexican American singer who has been called MUsic Que of Tejano. She was the youngest child of a Mexican-American couple, Selena released her first album at the age of twelve. She was murdered by the president of her fans club when she was only 23 years old.
Selena (1997) Jennifer Lopez received a Golden Globe nomination for her portrayal of Selena Quintanilla, the real-life Mexican-American singer who topped the charts in the United States and beyond before she was murdered at age 23. The story, directed by Gregory Nava, reveals Selena's secret marriage to guitarist Chris Perez as well as her conflicts with her overly possessive manager/father. Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Jon Seda....2a