“Generally I can’t determine if I like social media or not,” Christian Serratos says with real bewilderment. “It will probably actually convey individuals collectively and encourage you.” She pauses, fastidiously considering what she’s about to say subsequent. “However then additionally at occasions it simply—it actually offers individuals superpowers, doesn’t it?”
It’s early December, virtually per week after the premiere of Selena: The Sequence on Netflix, and Serratos and I are chatting in regards to the present’s early reception. It seems like an off-the-cuff dialog between previous buddies; she’s wearing an oversize classic Disneyland sweatshirt whereas I’m sitting cross-legged on my living-room ground. I ask how she handles the web chatter, suggesting typically individuals can get daring behind a smartphone.
“I might be embarrassed being that imply, however I suppose that’s inappropriate,” she laughs. It’s a dig, although not at anybody or something particularly. Her physique language is conveying a well-recognized cocktail of resignation and self-assurance. She is aware of individuals can have their opinions, however she’s not letting the noise infiltrate her relative contentment. “I don’t know. I’m very delicate, however I’m additionally 30,” she says. “I’ve a fantastic husband, my household’s dope, my child is superior. And I really feel very related to my Mexican tradition.”