Born Jennylyn Anne Pineda Mercado
May 15, 1987 (age 31)
Las Piñas, Metro Manila, Philippines
Occupation Actress, singer, host, product endorser
Years active 2002–present
Agent GMA Artist Center
Known for Steffi, Melanie, Dra. Lyra, Rhodora/Roxanne/Rowena
Jennylyn Anne Pineda Mercado (born May 15, 1987) is a Filipino actress, singer, and songwriter. She was the winner of the first season of the reality talent competition StarStruck. Mercado garnered acclaim at a young age for her acting performances on television and film. She is known for starring in multiple box office successes, namely English Only, Please (2014), The Prenup (2015), Walang Forever (2015), and Just the 3 of Us (2016). She has released three albums from GMA Records and Viva Records which have several popular singles such as "Sa Aking Panaginip", "Moments Of Love" collaboration with Janno Gibbs, "Maybe This Time" and "Kahit Sandali". In 2017, she top billed the Philippine remake of My Love from the Star.
Mercado's success in Philippine show business made her one of the top actresses in the country and established her status as the "Ultimate Star".