Netflix is giving us one other have a look at Christian Serratos in character as Selena Quintanilla for its new present concerning the Tejano music legend, Selena: The Collection. Within the first, temporary teaser for the sequence, we get a glimpse of The Strolling Useless star wearing ’90s apparel as she practices singing one in all Quintanilla’s largest hits, “Como La Flor.” She progressively makes her means by way of her Texas residence, getting a experience to a stadium, after which lastly belting out the observe on a darkish stage. Whereas the most recent teaser is brief and candy with a couple of clips of Serratos singing and dancing on stage, it does reveal the present’s launch date. All 9 episodes will premiere on Dec. 4.
Based on Netflix, Selena is a coming of age story that follows the singer “as her goals come true and all of the heart-wrenching and life-changing selections she and her household need to make as they navigate success, household, and music.” Half one of many sequence will arrive in some unspecified time in the future in 2020 from govt producers Suzette Quintanilla, Jaime Dávila, and Rico Martinez, in addition to Campanario Leisure’s Simran A. Singh and Moisés Zamora.
Quintanilla holds a spot in historical past as probably the most beloved Mexican-American entertainers of all time. Later dubbed the “Tejano Madonna,” Quintanilla received a Grammy in 1994 and nonetheless ranks because the bestselling feminine artist in Latin music historical past regardless of her tragic homicide in 1995 by her finest buddy and the president of her fan membership, Yolanda Saldívar, who’s serving a life sentence in a Texas jail.
Along with Serratos, the forged consists of Gabriel Chavarria (Warfare for the Planet of the Apes) as A.B., Selena’s older brother; Ricardo Chavira (Santa Clarita Food plan) as Abraham, Selena’s father; and Noemi Gonzalez (The Younger and the Stressed) as Suzette, Selena’s sister and finest buddy. Watch the most recent teaser for Selena: The Collection forward!