Famous for his roles in the telenovelas Martin Garatuza, Corazon Valiente, and La Impostora, for which he won a 2014 Premios Tu Mundo, he is also notable for his career as a recording artist. In the early 2000s, he released a vocal music album titled Mirame.
He appeared in his first telenovela, La Pasion de Isabela, in the early 1980s.
He competed on the Mexican edition of the reality series Dancing with the Stars (Bailando por Mexico).
His children Jordi and Imanol Landeta also successfully pursued acting and singing careers.
He and Zuria Vega both appeared on the telenovela Mar de Amor.