Most famous for his signature "Er Conde del Guacharo" comedic character, Rausseo worked as a stand-up comic and also performed stunts for a TV variety program called Sabado Sensacional.
After studying acting as an undergraduate, he earned a law degree from the Universidad Santa Maria de Caracas.
He purchased and operated a theme park in Isla Margarita, Venezuela.
Born Benjamin Rausseo Rodriguez, he grew up in Musipan, Monagas State, Venezuela.
In 2006, he formed a political protest group called the "Pidera Party" and announced his intent to run against Hugo Chavez in the Venezuelan presidential election.