Many people were waiting for the new show ‘Selena: The Series’ to release as it is expected to be one of the most exciting shows. It is an American biographical limited-run series, which is directed by Hiromi Kamata.
The show is all set to give you all the facts and information about the life of Selena Quintanilla. It narrates the story of a Tejano singer about how she went through some difficult choices on the path to her fame.
It’s been a long time since Selena was unfortunately killed by the creator of her fan club. Now, Netflix will familiarize another generation with the vocalist who perpetually changed the Tex-Mex music scene. The new series will feature Christian Serratos and follow Selena’s journey from a Texas vocalist-songwriter performing at little gigs to becoming the best female Latin artist ever.
Selena started her singing profession at the early age of 10 when she performed at one of the bands, Selena y Los Dinos, with her sibling A.B. Quintanilla and her sister Suzette Quintanilla. Selena’s dad Abraham saw his girl’s capability and chose to take the band on the road in a renovated old transport named “Big Bertha” to help the family. It was a scary struggle for Selena in Los Dinos because she was declined to perform across Texas as performing Tejano music was considered a male-dominated genre.
Selena’s admiration grew massively in 1987 when she was granted the Tejano Music award for Female Singer of The Year. Not only this, but she proceeded to win the same award nine times consecutively. Selena came up with her self-named debut collection in 1989, but her subsequent album, Entre a Mi Mundo, won Best Mexican/American Album at the 1994 Grammy Awards. That same year, Selena released Amor Prohibido, which became one of the best-selling albums, compared to other Latin albums in the U.S. It helped her become one of the most influential artists ever.
If you’re looking forward to knowing more about the unfolding events of Selena’s life, below mentioned is every detail about when and where to watch the show. So, read along to know more!
Selena: The Series released on 4th December 2020 and is now available on Netflix. The first season is out with a total of nine episodes, forty minutes each. Since the show is Netflix original, you can watch it in any country while the streaming service is available.
In case you run into issues like geo-blocked content, that’s where the Virtual Private Network comes in handy. VPN enables you to change the IP address of your device, and you’ll be able to watch. VPN is a very convenient option when it comes to unlocking geo-restricted content. Not only this, but it adds to your security while surfing the internet.
Watching the Series in the U.S.
If you live in the U.S., the show will be available to watch on 4th December with a total of nine episodes. If you don’t have a Netflix account, you’ll have to sign up for the same. Fortunately, you get various plans to choose from according to your budget.
Netflix’s starting plan costs just $8.99 every month, except you can only watch on a single screen at a time. Moreover, you won’t have the option to watch the shows in HD. The Standard plan costs $13.99 every month and permits you to watch HD content on two screens simultaneously. In case all your family members use Netflix or you stream using different devices, Netflix’s Premium plan for $17.99 might be the one for you. It enables you to watch on four screens simultaneously, and you have the alternative to watch content in 4K. It’s additionally significant to mention that Netflix offers a thirty-day free period for you to test it out.
Watching the Series in Canada
Canadian Netflix users will likewise have the option to watch season one of Selena: The Series. In case you’re not a subscriber, the Basic plan costs $9.99 every month, the Standard plan costs $14.99 every month, and the Premium plan costs $18.99 every month. Despite the fact that the price of the plans differs, similar conditions apply.
Other than the U.S. and Canada, you can also stream the show in the UK and Australia once you sign up for a Netflix subscription. It will be an interesting show, so if you haven’t watched it yet, binge-watch or plan a show night with your friends.