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Selena Gomez Roped In To Play Gay Mountaineer Silvia Vasquez-Lavado In Her Biopic

Selena Gomez fans can’t keep calm as their favourite is back to doing her best – entertaining them some way or the other. She rose fresh from the success of her album, Rare. She even came up with her cooking show, Selena + Chef amid the pandemic.

Adding to the joy, was the launch of Rare Beauty. And it seems the celebrations isn’t ending anytime soon. Read below for all the scoop.

As per recent reports, Selena has been roped in to play mountaineer Silvia Vasquez-Lavado in her upcoming biopic. For the unversed, Silvia is the first openly gay woman to complete the Seven Summits Challenge (a challenge to climb the highest mountain on each continent), and the first Peruvian woman to summit Mt. Everest.

Fans have been long excited for Silvia Vasquez-Lavado’s upcoming memoir, Shadow Of The Mountain. Now, as per The Hollywood Reporter, a film will be based on the memoir and has been titled by the same name. The film stars Selena Gomez in the titular role and will be written and directed by Elgin James.

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