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Telemundo to air a true crime mini-series on Selena Quintanilla

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Posted at 8:11 PM, Jul 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-22 23:26:22-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — According to a press release, "El Secreto De Selena," is a brand new TV mini-series that will premiere on Telemundo in late August.

The show, adapted from a book written by Maria Celeste Arraras, will take a look at the the tragic murder of Selena by her fan club president, Yolanda Saldivar.

"El Secreto de Selena" evolves around three main characters: Selena (Maya Zapata), who gives everything to achieve success; Yolanda (Damayanti Quintanar), who has a fixation with her idol; and Maria Celeste (Sofia Lama), the journalist who had exclusive access to those involved in the story and led an extensive investigation surrounding the assassination." a press release says.

The Queen of Cumbia's mysterious death was a shock to our community and the world in 1995.

The air date and time is Sunday, August 25 at 9 pm Central.

The series will be in Spanish with English subtitles.