Maria Cielito Lukban Fernandez, better known as Pops Fernandez, is a singer, entertainer, entrepreneur, TV host and actress who is praised as the "Concert Queen" and superstar in Phillipines. She gained her first attention by casting in the series ASAP, which earned her the Best Female Musical Variety Show Host at the Philippine KBP Golden Dove Awards in 1999. During her acting carreer, Fernandez has starred in a range of films and televion shows including Zsazsa Zaturnnah Ze Moveeh (2006), Linlang (1999), Magic to Love (1989), Eat Bulaga! as herself (2013), Party Pilipinas as herself (2012), POPS! (2005) . Addtionally, she has released numerous singles enrolled in the top hit of Philippine charts such as "Dito","Don't Say Goodbye", "Gusto Ko Nang Lumigaya", "Kaya Pala", "Little Star", "Mahal Pa Rin Kita".
Maria Cielito Lukban Fernandez was born to action star Eddie Fernandez and Dulce Lukban and raised in Quezon city, Philipines. At age 16, she signed to OctoArts Records and released hẻ debut albums and starred as co-hoster in the Philippine television series Penthouse Live! with Martin Nievera next year.
Fernandez used to have a happy family with singer Martin Nievera and their two sons, Robin and Ram until their divorce in 1999.