Selena Gomez on Barney & Friends
If you believe, as many people do, that Selena Gomez’s first recurring television role was as a teenager on Disney Channel’s “Wizards of Waverly Place,” you are incorrect. That’s because Selena played Gianna on “Barney & Friends.” “Barney” was a children’s television show that debuted on PBS in April, 1992. It featured a big purple dinosaur with predilections for singing and smiling.
Gianna appeared on the seventh and eighth seasons of the show. According to the character’s backstory, Gianna lived with her family: Dad, Mom, sister and brother. The character was especially fond of teddy [...]