Pedro Fernández is a Mexican singer, songwriter, actor, and television personality. Fernández launched his international career as a child prodigy at the age young age of just seven years old, known then as Pedrito Fernández. The rising star released his debut album La de la Michla Azula in 1978, (when he was only 9 years old), and went on to appear in the starring role on the film La niña de la mochila azul (The Girl with the Blue Backpack) just one year later. His early successes laid the foundation for what would be a lifelong career in both the music and film industries. Fernández has released a total of 39 albums over the course of career (taking home four Latin Grammy Awards) and starred in over 30 films/television series.