Selena Gomez doesn’t have negative feelings about her time as a child star on the Disney Channel.
The 29-year-old actress recently changed her mind after saying she “signed” her “life away” at Mouse House when she starred in “Wizards of Waverly Place” from 2007 to 2012 .
When asked if she was reluctant to return to television, Gomez told reporters, “No, definitely not. I was looking for another show to do. She is currently promoting her new Hulu show” Only Murders in the Building “.
“And by the way, I’m more than proud of the work I’ve done with Disney. It kind of shaped who I am in a way,” she said.
SELENA GOMEZ SAYS SHE ‘SIGNED’ HER LIFE ON DISNEY AS A YOUNG ACTRESS: ‘I DON’T KNOW WHAT I WAS DOING’
Gomez added that she felt safe on the “Wizards” set.
“I have to say I’m very lucky,” she said. “As a woman in my job, I have been taken care of and have had nothing but great experiences, so I appreciate that.”
Gomez previously said on the TCA Summer 2021 tour: “I turned my life over to Disney at a very young age and didn’t know what I was doing.”
She noted that the difference in material is what drew her to the new limited series. “What I would say is the level of sophistication of the material is the number one reason I wanted to do this,” added the “Spring Breakers” star.
Gomez how she was a “kid” on the Disney Channel and “didn’t know what I was doing… I was just running around on set and now I feel like a sponge and soak up all the wisdom I can.”
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The singer confessed, “It’s good to be considered my real age, which never happens. So I’m very happy to do that. I was just a kid. I didn’t know what I was doing. thought. “
“Only Murders in the Building” begins airing on Hulu on August 31 and also stars Martin Short and Steve Martin.
Julius Young of Fox News contributed to this report.
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