"She’s the real deal. I was very impressed. She’s a very talented young woman. Selena’s in three scenes so she’s in and out very quickly. She showed up at Charlton’s [Pettus - the engineer and music co-writer] studio to record her song, and I said what do you think of it? She said, “I haven’t heard it yet.” I said, we didn’t sing you the song? And we didn’t. That woman listened to the song three times and then sang it beautifully."
— William H. Macy talks about Selena Gomez being in “Rudderless” when asked, “It seems like it will be a different side to her than we’ve seen before”