Selena

Selena 1997

7.7/10 by 815 users

In this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his young daughter is talented and begins performing with her at small venues. She finds success and falls for her guitarist, Chris Perez, who draws the ire of her father. Seeking mainstream stardom, Selena begins recording an English-language album which, tragically, she would never complete.

Released 1997-03-21
Runtime 127 minutes
Genre Music, Drama, History
Stars Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Constance Marie, Jon Seda, Lupe Ontiveros
Director Roger Mussenden, Edward Lachman, Gregory Nava, Gregory Nava, Dave Grusin