‘Selena’ Movie Turns 20: A Look Back on Her Life in Photos

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Jennifer Lopez and Selena Quintanilla
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Jennifer Lopez was announced to play the role of Selena Quintanilla in the biopic in June 1996.
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She called it the role of a lifetime.
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In Miami on April 30, Jennifer Lopez performed a musical tribute to Selena onstage at the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images)
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In January 2017, a Selena TV series was announced based on the book, "El Secreto de Selena." The book’s author María Celeste Arrarás broke the news on Facebook to mixed reaction, saying it would be aired on Telemundo.
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Selena is pictured with convicted killer Yolanda Saldívar.
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Selena at the 1994 Grammy Awards.
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The first song Selena recorded was a duet with her father. She was barely 8 years old.
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