Selena Gomez: I do not know if I am a good actor

September 07, 2021

"I just do my job and I hope I can look worthy of these incredible people."
Selena Gomez is not sure if she can claim to be a "good actress".

The 29-year-old singer and actress's latest venture into acting is Hulu's mystery comedy series "Only Murders In The Building," in which she co-stars with legendary Hollywood comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short.

Selena Gomez was delighted to take on the role of the mysterious tenant of the apartment building, Mabel Mora, and showed off her acting skills alongside the two comedians, but admits that it is up to others to judge her performance and talent in front of the camera.

Speaking to the latest issue of the American magazine "OK!", He said: "To be honest, I do not know if I am a good actor. "I just do my job and I hope I can look worthy of these incredible people."

"I will say, however, that I learned a lot from the first episode to the last," he added.

"I even joked to (co-creator of the series) John Hoffman that I wish I could shoot the first episode because I felt I had evolved a lot," he said.

Selena Gomez became famous at a young age as the protagonist of the Disney Channel series "Wizards of Waverly Place" and she is glad that she is now at a point in her career where she was able to shake off her past and show how much she has matured as an actress.

It 's exciting and intoxicating for viewers to see in the "Only Murders In The Building" series how Steve Martin and Martin Short find new aspects of their acclaimed personalities, giving themselves the opportunity to play in so many funny scenes. as well as thorny, even unpleasant emotional explorations.

Selena Gomez does a great job by their side, while the extent of her character is designed to be more subdued than that of Martin and Short, it offers a welcome contrast, giving the series the necessary darkness and betting, both physically and emotionally. .