Selena Gomez says she eventually wants to give up performing to become a mother.

Selena Gomez said she hopes to marry and become a mom . The 30-year-old said she is willing to step away from acting to focus on her personal life .

Washington, United States, August 7: Selena Gomez isnt content to wave goodbye to Hollywood because the actor-singer has stated that she hopes to marry and become a mom, and that she is willing to step away from acting to focus on her personal life, according to Page Six.The 30-year-old told hosts Raquelle Stevens and Ashley Cook, who are also her longtime friends.She continued, I'm going to be tired of all this and probably just going to devote the bulk of my life to philanthropy before I settle out, she said.Selena continued, saying that watching her 8-year-old half-sister Gracie Teefey grow made her feel confident she wants to be a parent.This little kid is supposed to be a human being, and I must actually watch him develop into one.

Selena said of her sister that I kind of feel like a father in a sense, even though I am not.This isn't the first time the singer has discussed having a family.Gomez said on The Hollywood Reporters podcast Awards Chatter in June that her move from Texas to Hollywood put the possibility of having kids on hold since being photographed getting flirty with Italian movie producer Andrea Iervolino while yachting in Positano, Italy, on Wednesday.