Heads up, Selena fans— the first full length trailer for Selena: The Series is here, and you won’t want to miss it!
Update (10/26/2020): Netflix’s highly anticipated Selena bio series is just about a month away from making its big debut, but fans of the Tejano music icon don’t have to wait that long if they’re looking to get a sneak peek of what’s in store for them when the series drops.
On Monday (October 26), Netflix unveiled the first full length trailer for Selena: The Series, offering up a fantastic first look at the legendary musician across various ages of her short life.
The trailer also teases a slew of other aspects of the singer’s life that the show will touch on including the family dynamics of the Quintanillas, as well as Selena’s penchant for fashion and designing clothes. There’s also a moment in which the trailer introduces the whirlwind romance that starts to bloom between the superstar and her guitarist, Chris Perez.
Watch the first full-length trailer for Selena: The Series below!
Selena: The Series debuts via Netflix on December 4.
Original Story (10/6/2020):
Mark your calendars, Selena fans— we finally know when Selena: The Series is set to debut via Netflix!
Fans of Tejano music icon Selena Quintanilla have been anxiously anticipating word from Netflix with regards to when the streamer’s series based on her life might be making its grand debut. Now, we’ve finally got our answer to that particular question.
On Tuesday (October 6), Netflix announced that part one of the two-part series is set to debut via their platform on December 4, 2020.
Netflix paired its premiere date announcement with a brand new teaser video that offers up a few new glimpses of actress Christian Serratos as the famed Mexican-American singer in some of her most iconic outfits.
In addition to the black and white imagery, the trailer for Selena: The Series also features a bit of dialogue between Serratos’ Selena and fellow co-star Gabriel Chavarria, who plays the singer’s father, Abraham in the upcoming bio-series.
“When I see you on that stage, I still see the six year old girl singing in our backyard,” says the voice of Abraham over the singer’s now legendary slowed down intro to “Como La Flor”
Watch the newest teaser for Selena: The Series below!
Written and executive produced by American Crime vet Moises Zamora, and created with the blessing of the Quintanilla family, the forthcoming bio-series was first announced back in 2018.
Billed as a coming-of-age drama, the show is set to focus on the “Dreaming of You” singer’s rise to fame, from singing small gigs in Corpus Christi with her family from a young age, to becoming one of the most successful Latinx artists of all time.
In addition to Serratos and Chavarria, the series also stars Ricardo Chavira, Noemi Gonzalez, Seidy Lopez, Julio Macias, Jesse Posey, Hunter Reese Pena, and Carlos Alfredo Jr.
Selena: The Series part 1 debuts exclusively via Netflix on December 4, 2020.