Selena’s bequest continues to grow. The late Tejano singer’s family has worked tough for the past several years to safeguard that her name would continue to offer as an impulse for others. In 2016, Madame Tussauds respected the thespian by phenomenon a polish figure and MAC Cosmetics expelled a singular book Selena makeup. In 2017, Selena posthumously perceived a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, that was perceived by her family.
Now, it has been announced that a new show will be coming to ABC that is desirous Quintanilla-Perez’s life.
Selena Lives On
ABC has suggested that a music-driven drama, formed on the late singer’s life, has been green-lit. The show has not perceived a pretension or premiere date nonetheless but has Scandal‘s Miguel Nolla reliable as the author and co-executive producer. The show will be about fictional, latina singer, Alex Guerr, who is an award-winning cocktail star that’s been disloyal from her family for years. Alex must return home where a difficult adore triangle starts and dim family secrets come to light.
The show will also have Selena’s siblings, Abraham Quintanilla, Jr. and Suzette Quintanilla Arriaga, as co-producers.
“We are vehement to come on house as producers on an ABC music driven, Latino family play that celebrates Selena’s low-pitched bequest with a lead impression whose music and career is desirous by Selena,” Quintanilla Arriaga pronounced a statement.
ABC studios is collaborating with Campanario Entertainment and SB Projects for the arriving series.
“This plan gives us all an event to showcase a successful, aspirational Latino family in a way that is not now represented on television,” boss of Campanario Entertainment, Jamie Davila, stated.
Selena was tragically murdered on Mar. 31, 1995 by her crony and former manager of her boutique, Yolanda Saldìvar. The singer’s life was dramatized in the 1997 biopic, Selena, which starred Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, and Constance Marie.
Her husband, Chris Perez, who was also a member of her band, wrote a discourse in respect of her legacy, titled, To Selena with Love. The book gave a personal demeanour at the couple’s marriage, the fatal day the thespian died, and how he changed brazen with his life.
Since her death, Selena has turn a informative idol and low-pitched impulse for many Latin-American artists, including Selena Gomez, Ricky Martin, and Shakira.