Telenovela star of Amores verdaderos also played Juan de Oca in Corazon salvaje.
He made his acting debut at age 22 in the Mexican television series Quiereme siempre.
He has had American film roles in Man on Fire and Wild things.
He began a committed relationship with Erika Buenfil in 2013. He was previously in long-term relationships with Francesca Cruz and Norma Adriana Garcia.
He guest-starred on an episode of NCIS: Los Angeles with LL Cool J in 2011.