17 of the Greatest Music Biopics of All Time
The story of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez‘s life also launched Jennifer Lopez‘s career. J. Lo plays the singer from a child with talent to pop sensation. Selena was rising to prominence in Mexico and the United States when she was murdered by the president of her fan club at only 23. Selena’s father, Abraham Quintanilla Jr., served as a producer and consultant for Selena to maintain accuracy about and respect to his daughter’s life. Lopez earned praise and several awards for her portrayal of the songstress.