Noemi Gonzalez: Who is actress playing Suzette Quintanilla in new Netflix series Selena?

Actress Noemi Gonzalez
Actress Noemi Gonzalez plays Suzette Quintanilla on Netflix’s new series Selena. Pic credit: @iamnoemigonzalez/Instagram.

Noemi Gonzalez plays Suzette Quintanilla in Netflix’s upcoming biographical series Selena, that follows the life of the Tejano music superstar Selena Quintanilla, who was killed in March 1995.

Here is what we know about actress Noemi Gonzalez.

Who is Noemi Gonzalez?

Noemi Gonzalez is a Mexican-American actress from Desert Hot Springs, California. She was born in 1992.

She attended Desert Hot Springs High School and graduated in 2010 with a degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

She started her acting career in 2011 when she appeared as Fernanda in the short film Talker. Noemi Gonzalez is best known for playing Evette Arista in the horror film Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014) and Maria in The Vatican Tapes (2015).

Her TV credits include the role of Soli Gomez on Hulu’s East Los High (2013-2017) and Olivia on Fox’s Gang Related (2014). She also played Leticia Covarrubias on Fox’s police procedural drama Rosewood (2016) and Mia Rosales on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless (2018-2019). She played Molly on Netflix’s Dark/Web (2019).

You can find here on Instagram, and here on Twitter. She also has a Facebook page.

Who is Suzette Quintanilla?

Suzette Quintanilla is the younger sister of the late Queen of Tejano music Selena Quintanilla. She was born in June 1967 to Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Ofelia Samora. She has a  brother, A.B. Quintanilla III.

Suzette is one of the executive producers of  Netflix’s Selena: The Series, alongside Jaime Dávila, Rico Martínez, Simran Singh, and Moisés Zamora. Zamora wrote the screenplay for the series expected to drop on Netflix sometime in 2020.

Suzette was the drummer for the Tejano band Selena y Los Dinos, which she founded with her sister Selena. She now helps her father manage the family’s music production company, Q-Production.

She is married to Bill Arriaga.

Suzette is also a philanthropist. You can find her here on Instagram. She also has a Twitter account and a Facebook page.

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