Selena Gomez set to Executive Produce and Star in a ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ Disney Channel Special in 2013

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Attention all Disney Channel lovers — Selena Gomez and the cast of Wizards of Waverly Place are officially reuniting for a one-hour television special event. Not only will Selena star in the episode, but she will also take on the role of executive producer.

According to a press release, the episode will feature the Russo family traveling to Tuscany, Italy to visit relatives. But, in typical Alex fashion, she tries to prove that she can be serious, too, and mistakenly casts a spell that makes a Good Alex and an Evil Alex. Somehow, Evil Alex teams up with another wizard who has a plan to take over the world (totally normal) and it is up to Good Alex to stop them. And, in true epic-television special form, the only way to settle the battle between the two girls is to have a feisty duel on top of the Tower of Pisa. The youge.

WOWP is an Emmy Award winning series, and the show’s series finale in January 2012 was “the number 1 cable television telecast among all kids’ programming!” Clearly fans were gunning for a reunion to happen, and Gary Marsh, President and Chief Creative Officer of Disney Channels Worldwide, explained:

“With the phenomenal ratings of the Wizards finale earlier this year, it became clear that fans of the series were not ready to say goodbye to Selena or the rest of the Wizards cast. As such, we’re thrilled that the cast has agreed to reunite to bring their fans one last grand adventure!”

The special event will begin filming next month and should premiere in early 2013.

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9 Responses to "Selena Gomez set to Executive Produce and Star in a ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ Disney Channel Special in 2013"

  1. [...] Sep 28, 2012 · Wizards of Waverly Place one hour Disney Channel special to air early 2013, Selena Gomez set to star in and executive produce WOWP special.Read more [...]

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    One direction says:

    I’m really happy because Selena Gomez she back to Disney channel
    ❤❤❤❤

  3. Teen.com
    angela says:

    yay i LOVE SELENA GOMEZ and WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE i can”t wait to see it :) :) :) :) :)

  4. Teen.com
    david b conway says:

    hi my name is david conway and my comments to here i am not planing to watch it so much of special it will be so miss a ,lot ok , love david conway

    • Teen.com
      david b conway says:

      dear teen .com web site hi my name is david conway and my comments to here just about my frist comment i did here just why i did what to watch that 1 hour tv special by selena gomez , is making for next year is not about i do,nt what to watch it , at all , i just do,nt what to be sad for selena gomez , is leaving right after that tv special , i just can,t have feelings for selena gomez and to have the feelings for alex russo , it will be so hard to say good bye to selena gomez im so sorry , and selena gomez just have to understead that her disney fans and i have feelings to just about the lost of the tv show and by missing the original cast selena gomez all together and wowp tv studio it,s self will be missed just by there own fan,s , i love you selena marie gomez , and just have a wonderful life , love david b conway

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        Davidtest says:

        hi,selena it’s tiya again can you have a concert in pa again PLEASEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE your nembur one fan tiya you are soooooooooooooooo pretty and i would really like to meet you cause you are awsomely amazing thanks from tiya

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      Shannon says:

      Hi selena, this is paige from bhheletem pa.I am a very big fan of yours.I think you are very pretty and talented.I am 12 years old.I have a lot of pictures and memorabilia of you.I love all of your shows on t.v.PLEASE LET ME NO IF YOU ARE GOING TO PLAY IN CONCERT IN N.J.,N,Y, OR PA. or any where on the east coast thank you. your very big fan PAIGE.

  5. Teen.com
    DIRECTIONER4LIFE says:

    YAY!THE WIZARDS ARE BACK! :)

  6. Teen.com
    applepie says:

    yesss!!! im soooo happy :)))

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