Christian Serratos cast as iconic singer Selena in 's Serena: The Series

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After starring in two huge franchises, The Walking Dead and The Twilight Saga, Christian Serratos is playing the iconic singer Selena in a new series.

Serratos, 28, has signed on to play Selena (full name Selena Quintanilla-Pérez) in Selena: The Series, according to Vulture.

The actress' casting in this series could mean her character on The Walking Dead, Rosita Espinosa, may be killed off in the upcoming 10th season.

New role: After starring in two huge franchises, The Walking Dead and The Twilight Saga, Christian Serratos is playing the iconic singer Selena in a new Netflix series; pictured September 27, 2018 in LA at The Walking Dead Season nine premiere

New role: After starring in two huge franchises, The Walking Dead and The Twilight Saga, Christian Serratos is playing the iconic singer Selena in a new series; pictured September 27, 2018 in LA at The Walking Dead Season nine premiere

The Reporter also reports that the actress and are still in negotiations over scheduling issues, since she is still filming Season 10 of The Walking Dead in Atlanta.

The original report from Vulture claims that filming is slated to begin next month in Mexico, and filming on The Walking Dead typically lasts until the end of each calendar year, leading to speculation her character's days may be numbered.

Serratos made her debut as Espinosa in the 10th episode of The Walking Dead's fourth season, and she's been a fixture on the show since then.

Icon: As of 2015, Selena has sold more than 65 million records worldwide, making her the best selling female Latin music artist in history; Selena pictured at the 1994 Grammy Awards in NYC

Icon: As of 2015, Selena has sold more than 65 million records worldwide, making her the best selling female Latin music artist in history; Selena pictured at the 1994 Grammy Awards in NYC

Days numbered: The original report from Vulture claims that filming is slated to begin next month in Mexico, and filming on The Walking Dead typically lasts until the end of each calendar year, leading to speculation her character's days may be numbered

Days numbered: The original report from Vulture claims that filming is slated to begin next month in Mexico, and filming on The Walking Dead typically lasts until the end of each calendar year, leading to speculation her character's days may be numbered

There have been other actors whose casting in projects outside of the AMC series that have essentially foreshadowed their characters' deaths.

Some of foreshadowing castings include Sarah Wayne Callies' casting in the film Into the Storm and Jon Bernthal joining TNT's Mob City.

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