Selena (1997)

November 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone

Friday, Nov. 3rd

Doors at 7:30 PM.

Movie at 8:00 PM.

127 min.

Rated PG


Selena Quintanilla, a major figure in Tejano music, Grammy-winning recording artist, beloved star in the American Southwest and Mexico, and seemed poised to cross over into mainstream popularity on the U.S. pop charts when she was murdered on March 31, 1995 by the president of her fan club. In this biopic Jennifer Lopez has a career performance as Selena. At a young age her father, leader of a family-band, The Dinos accidently discovered Selena’s talent and works her ino their act. Over time Selena wants to develop her own music career and later earns the wrath of her father when she becomes romantically involved with rebellious guitarist Chris Perez (Jon Seda). After a long string of successes on the Latin charts Selena begins to record her first english LP. Unfortunately, it is a project that she was never able to finish.

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