Selena scripted series on Netflix is actually happening! The family of the late Ms. Quintanilla will tell the life story of the Tejano music legend!
Netflix has released the actual title – SELENA: The Series, which is described as a coming of age story, showcasing her life on the rise and the cusp of superstardom. A premiere date and episode count has not yet been determined. Duration of 30 or 60 mins has yet to be announced as well.
“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, Selena’s sister, Suzette Quintanilla, said in a statement. “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.”
Moisés Zamora (Star, American Crime) will write the script and exec produce the series with Campanario Entertainment pres Jaime Davila, Rico Martinez, Suzette Quintanilla, Selena’s father Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Simran A. Singh.
More details on this highly anticipated series as more information surfaces on the net.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter