Selena Gomez on candid account of biggest regret since starring as Alex RussoWizards of Waverly Place, the Disney Channel show that launched her career.
on Monday’s episode of Wizards of Waverly Pod With Jennifer Stone and David DeLuise, the singer said her biggest mistake so far was “not keeping in touch with her co-stars on the show”.
“I’m ashamed of the decision I made,” the Only Mansion Murders
the actress explained. “I don’t want you to see me the way I am because a, you’re going to tell me the truth that scares me, and b, I don’t want to disappoint you.”
Gomez with Stone (Harper Finkle), DeLuis (Jerry Russo), David Henrie (Justin Russo), Jake T. Austin (Max Russo) and Maria Canals-Barrera (Theresa Russo) on the hit show From 2007 to 97.
DeLuise responded to Gomez’s vulnerability, saying, “That’s really sweet, thank you for saying that. We obviously …I miss you and I’m glad you’re doing well.”
Stone also admitted to feeling like she was a factor in the breakdown of their friendship. “I appreciate you saying that too,” Stone said. “To be blunt, like you know, sometimes I’m like… ‘we’re not friends anymore because I didn’t tell her what she wanted to hear,’ you know what I mean… so I appreciate you being there Here.”
“I appreciate you guys…thank you so much, I love you guys so much in a way I’ve never loved anyone else,” Gomez added road.
After the show, Gomez went on to have a successful singing career and starred in films and series such as Spring Breakers , Getaway and most recently Only Murder in the Building . She has been open about her mental health struggles in the industry for years and even released a documentary last year, Selena Gomez: My Mind & Me
, recorded her Mental Health Journey.
During her time at the Wizards of Waverly Place
, the actress said she “felt safe, It’s really hard for me to feel, I know you guys love me. …You guys really love me and that’s all I can ask for. I miss the unconditional trust and bond we had. ”