Notable for his performances in such Dominican and Spanish films as, respectively, Arroba (2013) and 90 Millas (2005), he is also recognized for his starring role (as Ivan Montenegro) on the Spanish comedy series Casi Perfectos.
After earning a degree in engineering, he had a decade-long career as a stage actor in his native Cuba.
In the first decade of the 21st century, he directed, produced, and acted in the film Un Rey en La Habana.
He spent his youth in Havana, Cuba, and relocated to Spain during the 1990s and to Miami, Florida, U.S.A. in the early 2000s.
He and Spanish model Elsa Pataky were both in the cast of the 2000 film Tattoo Bar.