Made a name for himself as a basketball player, politician, and actor. He starred for the Letran Knights as a college player and played for the Tanduay Rhum Makers in the Philippine Basketball Association.
He served as the Pasay City city councilor from 1971 until 1978.
He later served as a member of the Philippine House of Representatives and as a Senator of the Philippines.
He had six children with Elizabeth Pagaspas.
He became a Filipino television actor for GMA Network and ABS-CBN much like Nathaniel Britt.