Selena Gomez's Impact: A versatile entertainer known for acting, singing, and business acumen.

Iconic Roles: Alex Russo from "Wizards of Waverly Place" and Mabel Mora from "Only Murders in the Building."

Comedic Timing: Characters showcase Gomez's humor, while also revealing her compassionate side.

 Similar Traits: Despite different storylines, Alex and Mabel share key characteristics.

 Parallel Evolution: Mabel could be Alex's counterpart a decade later.

Trio Dynamics: Both characters are central to friendships that uplift their respective shows.

 New York City Setting: Both shows set in NYC, but with distinct emphasis on city life.

 Artistic Passion: Alex's love for art parallels Mabel's creative pursuits, like painting.

 Trauma and Motivation: Both characters seek truth due to personal traumas.

 Vulnerability and Secrets: Moments of vulnerability and hidden pasts add depth to both characters.