Selena Gomez returns to social media after a four-month break with some inspiring words

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
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Transcript for Selena Gomez returns to social media after a four-month break with some inspiring words
Good morning to you all. So we're going to begin what Selena Gomez breaking a four-month social media silence telling her 144 million followers, quote, I am proud of the person I'm becoming along with these black and white pictures and goes on to write last year was definitely a year of self-reflection, challenges and growth. It's always those challenges which show you who you are and what you're capable of overcoming. Good for you, Selena. It was back in September, Selena hing a tough time. She's back on her friends Instagram like Taylor Swift on her feed Friday laughing it up with her old friend and buddy looking good, Selena. Keep it up. Did you say 144 million? Unbelievable. Including our daughters and me. Good for her. She is so lovely. Also in "Pop news" this morning, new musical is in the works. Based on the life of screen legend Judy Garland. Now, it's not Judy. That's her daughter. Her daughter liza minnelli is offering her very rare approval telling deadline, quote, my mother said her biography is in her music and now a team is telling the rise of her fame. I'm grateful they're telling the fascinating story of her early history. Now, to be clear, you guys, this is the first time that Garland's estate has ever approved such a project which will reportedly chronicle Garland's early years from her vaudeville act through her first mgm projects to that iconic role, of course, of Dorothy in "The wizard of oz." Yeah, I think it will be great to learn a lot more about this incredibly fascinating woman that we all know but don't really know. And to have the approval. Of Ms. Liza with a "Z." Where did that come from? I'm excited. I'm also excited about this. HGTV's "Fixer upper" star Joanna Gaines in the news announcing her next project. Now she's doing her first children's book titled "We are the gardeners" and this is a joint effort. Telling fans on Twitter she and her kids wrote the book together to tell the story of their journey in the garden. She says, quote, it's a story of trying and failing and trying again and never giving up. Good lesson. I need to read that book. Gaines says her garden is in a place that inspires her kids especially taking on those bunnies that eat everything. We are the gardeners hits book stores March 26th. Joanna, come on "Gma" and tell us about it. I like what you did there. Booking department. Finally, everybody, this might be the first viral trend of 2019. It's called the ten-year challenge. Have you heard about it? It's all over social media where you post a photo of yourself from ten years ago alongside one from the present. No surprise, celebs are doing it like crazy. Here are some we wanted to show you. I love Shaq's. He write, fine like wine. Jessica biel making it hard to choose which is the ten year ago picture. Wow. Singer Charlie put definitely has grown up and out of his cute moptop and Gabrielle union posted shots from 1998, 2008 and 2018. Gabby looking good. We took it upon ourselves to do you. I love when the wisps hang down. They don't let me do it here. I like that, though. When you do that in real life. Robin Roberts, let's see you. Oh. My goodness. Michael. Is that the blue steel look on the right? Coming of my own in ten years. Yes, you're smizing. Michael, Michael. Michael. Oh, my gosh. Look at him. I talk about myself third person. I'm doing it now. There we go. Wow. Same change. It's called age, George. Like a fine wine as Shaq said. My favorite is Barbara Corcoran. Please look at her because she writes, alongside her post here's what one face-lift, a gifted makeup artist, a new colorist and new stylist get you. Ten more years. Guy, check out the ten-year challenge on Instagram. That is "Pop news" on this Tuesday.

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