Selena Quintanilla Pérez’s sister, Suzette Quintanilla, always stood by her sister’s side and was part of Selena y Los Dinos. Where is Suzette Quintanilla today? Here’s what you need to know about Selena’s sister, who is part of the new Netflix series Selena, and what you are doing today.
She launched a line of cosmetics and is active on social media
Abraham Quintanilla was a member of the original group Los Dinos in the 1960s, but Selena brought the new group to fame when it became Selena y Los Dinos, reported The New York Times. Selena’s sister Suzette played the drums and her brother, Abraham Quintanilla III (or AB Quintanilla) the bass. Today, Suzette Quintanilla has a thriving career of her own.
Suzette Quintanilla led the way for the MAC cosmetics line in honor of her sister, Selena’s husband Chris Pérez said in Good morning america, reported ABC 11. She said Suzette knew Selena better than anyone, so she was the person to run that business.
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The new collection honored Selena’s 25th anniversary, Elle reported, and was produced with the help of Suzette Quintanilla. MAC also relaunched its Bidi Bid Bom Lipglass. Suzette Quintanilla said of the collection: “I am eternally grateful to MAC for allowing me to bring my creative vision to life for this collection and to be able to share what I felt would celebrate my sister’s 25th anniversary.”
Suzette Quintanilla is also active on social media. She often shares photos and videos of herself and her beloved dogs.
She is the CEO and President of Q Productions
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Suzette Quintanilla is now CEO and President of Q Productions. His father, Abraham Quintanilla, Jr., founded Q Productions in the early 1990s, an entertainment company based in Corpus Christi, Texas. The company represents and promotes artists, in addition to producing videos and films. They also started the Selena Foundation in 1995, which accepted donations in honor of Selena. The Q Productions website now also tops the Official Selena Store and sells many products on its website.
Due to COVID-19, Q Productions had to cancel Selena XXV, a Selena tribute concert that was supposed to take place this year. Suzette Quintanilla released a statement on the decision, writing:
“After carefully analyzing the options available during these difficult times, we have made the decision to cancel the Selena tribute concert, SELENA XXV. This was a very difficult decision to make. The future is unpredictable and we feel we cannot responsibly create an event of this magnitude for fans. Thanks for your understanding. We would like to thank all the essential workers and all the people who have worked hard for the good of all of us. We must make sure that we are all doing our part to keep our neighbors safe and sound during this time. “
In June, she shared that they recently celebrated their parents’ 57th anniversary.
She frequently shares photos of her and her sister, remembering Selena when she was still alive and flourishing.
He also shared that the family was kept safe during the pandemic.
This is the original version of this story on Heavy.com