Selena Gomez reflects on the place where she was as a teenager, Alex Russo.

The 29-year-old singer recently opened up her role as a young wizard on the popular Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place. When promoting her new Hulu series Only Murders in the Building on the TCA Summer 2021 Tour, the founder of Rare Beauty admitted, “I signed my life with Disney at a very young age and didn’t know what I was doing. ”

Selena – who instantly became a household name when she appeared as a brave high school student from 2007 until the show ended in 2012 – also mentioned that she was so intrigued by the plot of her upcoming crime series that she almost fell on the little one Canvas returned 10 years.

“What I would say is that the level of sophistication in the material is the first reason I wanted to do this,” said the actress. She added that she was acting on set back then as a teenager would, adding, “But when I was a kid, I didn’t know what I was doing. I was just running around on the set and now I feel like a sponge and I’m soaking up all the wisdom I can. “