Gomez who plays a teen wizard in the upcoming Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place has been taping the show over the summer and has already scored herself a devoted tween following.
Gomez explains, Its cool getting recognized. The other day I went to a premiere and this girl said, I know you! I went to your taping the other day! I was so happy, I was like, Oh, you noticed me! I felt like a total dork but it was very exciting for me.
And when shes not meeting fans on the streets, Gomez keeps up with her peeps by reading her fanmail, which to her delight keeps piling up.
She says, Ive gotten letters from kids who came to the tapings and loved the show, and Ive written every single one of them back. I put my very first piece of fanmail up on my wall because it was from my first fan, Taylor. She came to the show and brought me flowers and a card for my birthday. It was so sweet I couldnt believe it was all for me!
Wizards of Waverly Place premieres this October on the Disney Channel.
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