Netflix announced a new show, Selena: The Series, which will be a scripted TV show about the life of Selena Quintanilla, developed alongside and executive produced by the Quintanilla family. AMAZING.
"Selena will always have a lasting place in music history and we feel great responsibility to do justice to her memory. With this series, viewers will finally get the full history of Selena, our family, and the impact she has had on all of our lives. We are excited to partner with Campanario and Netflix to give fans a never-before-seen glimpse at our story and highlight why Selena will remain a legend for generations to come." Suzette Quintanilla, Selena's sister, said in a statement.
No casting or premiere date has been announced, but Netflix released a quick teaser trailer of the announcement.
The official description from Netflix reads, "A coming of age story following Selena as her dreams come true and all the heart-wrenching and life-changing choices she and her family have to make as they navigate success, family, and music." The length is listed as a two-part limited series.