Mexican film comedic icon who became known for his role as Piporro in Ahi Viene Martin Corona. He won a Silver Goddess Award for Best Comedy Performance in 1971 for El poncho.
He studied accounting and medicine before finding work as a radio announcer.
He became also known for his starring '60s role in Que Hombre tan sin Embargo and El Rata.
His niece is actress Cynthia Pinot.
He co-starred in La Valentina with leading lady Maria Felix .