The Wizards of Waverly Place actress is currently in Bulgaria filming her next project, The Getaway, but couldn’t help getting back to her Texan roots by firing off a few rounds on Wednesday (16May12).
She uploaded shots of her aiming a pistol at a target to her Facebook.com account, alongside the caption, “Releasing some stress”.
The star has been trying to shed her clean-cut image in recent months by taking on more provocative roles.
She will play a bad girl student in upcoming movie Spring Breakers, and revealed she had to be taught how to smoke a cigarette for the part.
Gomez told Interview magazine, “I was getting kind of repetitive in terms of the roles I was picking, and I really wanted to do something that was completely different. It was a mark thing for me – like, ‘This is what I want to be doing.’ I want to be taking myself seriously as an actress…”