This Is The Year: Selena Gomez and David Henrie

This Is The Year: Selena Gomez and David Henrie

Selena Gomez is returning to the big screens. She is going to collaborate with her “Wizard of Waverley Place” brother David Henrie. “This is the year” is the upcoming movie of David Henrie. Selena Gomez has been really active as a producer in the industry. Her recent album was also a great hit. Selena is always trying out new things and doing new projects. Both David and Selena are good friends. They have a good bonding with each other. Selena Gomez was also invited to David’s wedding.

However, Selena Gomez is going to be in a project alongside David. She is excited about the upcoming project. The “Wizard of Waverly place” stars also posted on their Social media about the movie. The title of the movie is “This Is The Year”.

Selena wrote in her post:

“I’m so excited to finally get to share the event trailer for @thisistheyearfilm on my official YouTube channel and let you know that David & I are having a live virtual premiere on August 28th hosted by @charlidamelio and @dixiedamelio. Can’t wait to watch the film with you all!”

Is Selena Gomez part of the This Is The Year?

Sadly, Selena Gomez will be behind the screen. She is returning as executive producer of the movie. However, it is not the only project by her. The Disney star also produced “The Broken Heart Gallery“.

Selena Gomez has been in production for a while. She was also involved as the executive producer in 13 Reasons Why.

Selena Gomez might make a cameo in the This Is The Year

However, it might be a possibility that she could appear in the movie. it is not confirmed yet. Selena Gomez is excited for both of projects. It seems like her she has a new passion.

Virtual World Premiere

The upcoming movie will have a virtual world premiere. The virtual world premiere will be hosted by Charlie D’Amelio and her sister Dixie D’Amelio. Both of the sisters are famous Tiktokers. David Henrie said this in his Instagram post:

“I couldn’t be more honored to bring you a feel good movie that @selenagomez executive produced and I directed called @thisistheyearfilm ! We’re doing a LIVE, one-time only virtual premier event benefitting the @plus1org Covid 19 relief fund hosted by @charlidamelio and @dixiedamelio! You’ll not only get to see myself and @selenagomez in a live Q&A, you’ll get to see one with the whole cast,” he wrote on Instagram.

This Is The Year: Selena Gomez and David Henrie


The plot seems interesting. However, it is not that different and unique. There are many movies with a similar plot. But fans are excited.

This Is The Year centers on a nerdy high school senior (Lorenzo Henrie), who, in a last-ditch effort to win over the girl of his dreams, embarks on a road trip with friends to see their favorite band at the hottest music festival of the year. Of course, he then discovers true love in the most unexpected place.”

Wizard of Waverly cast returning?

However, we are also going to see Gregg Sulkin in the movie. He also appeared in the series. He played as the on-screen boyfriend of Selena Gomez.

Aliza Fatyma
Aliza Fatima is a writer/author at The Panther Tech.