Belinda Peregrín, famously known by her first name Belinda, is a 31 year-old Spanish-Mexican songwriter, record producer, model, actress, and singer.
She kicked off her acting career in 2000 as a child actress and has appeared in various movies to date. As a singer, she made her debut in the music industry in 2003 with the album Belinda. Since the inception of her multiple careers, she has won many awards and accolades.
How Old is Belinda Peregrín?
Belinda Peregrín Schüll is currently 31 years old. Although different online sources put her year of birth as 1989 or 1992, her official website says she was born on August 15, 1992, in Madrid, Spain. The actress was born to a French-Spanish mother and a Spanish father.
Her father, Ignacio Peregrín Gutiérrez, owned many factories in Europe, while her mother, Belinda Schüll Moreno,’s occupation is unknown. Belinda is the first child of the two children born to the family. Her younger brother, Ignacio Peregrín, was born in Mexico City in 1996 after the family moved into the city permanently.
He is currently a successful businessman and has shown an interest in politics and joining the Mexican police. Ignacio is quite close to his sister and has been spotted accompanying her to concerts and social events. Belinda Peregrín is always seen showing her support and love for her brother on her social media handles. The actress has kept information about her education private and away from the public’s knowledge.
The Actress Started Acting At the Age of 8
Belinda Peregrín started showing her talent for acting and singing in her early years. She starred in her first telenovela, iAmigos x Siempre!, in 2000. She was also featured on the soundtrack of this telenovela, which was produced by Televisa in Mexico. The show and album became major hits in Latin America.
The multitalented actress was featured in her second telenovela, Aventuras el en Tiempo, produced by Televisa in 2001. Belinda Peregrín contributed to the series’ soundtrack too. The series became a hit across several Latin American countries, including Mexico. She gained fame after playing a twin in the teen Novela Complices Al Rescate in 2002.
Belinda Peregrín recorded two soundtracks for Novela. The actress toured many Latin-American countries with the crew and performed in over 160 live shows. She stopped appearing in the series after her first season. In 2006, she made her first appearance as Marisol in the American Disney Channel Original Movie titled The Cheetah Girls 2. Belinda appeared as a guest on the Mexican reality TV show Buscando a Timbiriche, La Nueva Banda.
She was featured in the action-themed telenovela Camaleones alongside Edith González and Alfonso Herrera in 2009. Belinda Peregrín was featured as a guest on the third season of Mujeres Asesinas. In March 2016, she starred as an extra in Baywatch alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zach Efron. In June 2016, she voiced Poppy in the American computer-animated musical comedy Trolls.
Belinda Peregrín Started Modelling For Brands At 10
At a very young age, Belinda Peregrín started carving a niche in the entertainment industry. She started modeling and appearing as the face of various top brands at the age of 10.
She Released Her Self-Titled Debut Studio Album in 2003
Belinda Peregrín has also toured the entertainment industry as a singer. Her debut studio album, Belinda, was released by RCA Records and Sony BMG in Mexico on August 5, 2003. The album became a success in Mexico and Latin America and sold over 2.5 million globally. It had top ten hits with the singles Lo Siento, Vivir, Angel, and Boba Nina Nice.
The actress collaborated with Moderatto, a Mexican rock band, on a cover by Timbiriche titled Muriendo Lento in early 2005. This became a commercial success and ranked No. 1 in Mexico. She released her second studio album, Utopia, in 2006. The album sold over 1 million records globally and topped No. 3 on the Mexican charts.
In 2008, Belinda Peregrín sang the Spanglish remix of Te Quiero by DJ Flex and Finley’s single, Your Hero. She collaborated with several Latin artists in February and March 2010 to sing the songs Somos el Mundo and Ay Haiti, which were released for charity benefits. Belinda Peregrín released Carpe Diem, her third studio album, on March 23, 2010.
The album gained gold certification in Mexico within two days of its release after 40,000 copies were sold out. The lead single, Egoista, featuring the American rapper Pitbull was a commercial success. She released the album’s final single, Dopamina, in 2011. The actress released her fourth studio album, Cartasis, on July 2, 2013, instead of the initially scheduled date of September 25, 2012.
The second single from the album, En la Obscuridad, became a major hit internationally. It topped No. 37 on the Mexican Singles Chart, No. 39 in Spain, and No. 65 in South Korea. She also released many singles and collaborated with many artists, many of which became major hits and appeared on various chart boards.
Belinda Peregrín Started a Shoe Line At the Age of 24
The actress and singer have expanded her portfolio into the business sector. In July 2016, she collaborated with Capa de Ozono to officially announce the release of the shoe line. She also founded her own music promotion company, known as Joy music. The music promotion company promotes tours, concerts, and many independent albums.
Together with her younger brother, they established La Chismosa Canta bar (the gossip sing and bar), a luxury karaoke bar in Mexico City. The bar was designed to evoke the glitz and glamor of the Roaring Twenties and serves classy alcohol. By 2006, the bar was expanded to three more branches within Mexico.
She Received Her First Award At The Age of 8
The actress, who successfully started making a name for herself at the age of 8, received her first award at the age of 8. Belinda has also been receiving more honors for her prowess in entertainment since she is still active in the entertainment industry.
Some of the awards that she has received are listed below:
- Best Female Newcomer in Belinda for Amigos x Siempre by TVyNovelas Award – 2000
- Best Child Actress, in Belinda for Amigos x Siempre by Palmas de Oro – 2001
- Best Singer and Actress in Belinda by Eres Awards – 2001
- The More Toned in Belinda by Ere Ninos Awards – 2002
- Tu Musica Awards for Belinda – 2003
- New Artist Mexico by Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica – 2004
- Best Solo Artist in Belinda by Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica – 2005
- Video of The Year in Bella Tricion by Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica – 2007
- Best Female Solo Singer in Belinda by Oye Awards – 2007
- Best Song of the Year in Bella Tricion by Terra Awards-2007
- Best Artist New Generation of The Year in Belinda by La Gente Awards – 2007
- Best Artist New Generation of The Year in Belinda by Latin Music and Sports Awards – 2007
- Award-Winning Songs in Bella Traicion by BMI Latin Music Awards- 2009
- Best Clip in Ay Haiti by 40 Principales Awards – 2010
- Female Singer in Belinda by Top Glamour Awards – 2010
- Young Artist of the year in Belinda by Telehit Awards – 2010
- Best Dressed in Belinda by Premios Juventud – 2010
- Perfect Combination in Somos el Mundo by Premios Juventud for- 2010
- Video of the Year in Egoista by People en Espanol Awards- 2010
- Album of the Year in Carpe Diem by People en Espanol Awards for – 2010
- Video of the Year in Egoista by Le Nuestro Awards – 2011
- Best Dressed in Belinda by Premios Juventud – 2012
- The debut of The Year in Belinda by People en Espanol Awards – 2012
The Actress Started Dating At 28 Years
In 2020, Belinda Peregrín started dating the Mexican musician Christian Nodal. The duo met in La Voz, a Mexican singing competition, while working together. In May 2021, they announced their engagement, which took place in a restaurant in Barcelona.
In February 2022, Christian took to his social media handle to announce their breakup. The duo seems to be living their lives to the fullest. It is unknown if the actress has been in any other relationships recently.