Colombian actor who got his big break in 2014 when he landed the role of Augustin "Gus" Elizalde on the FX drama The Strain. He first became known to movie audiences for his prominent role in the 2015 boxing drama Southpaw.
He moved to Houston, Texas after growing up in Colombia. He made his television debut in the "Miami" episode of the FX comedy series Louie.
Before acting, he rapped under the alias Aztek Escobar and was the first artist signed by Jay-Z's Roc La Familia label. He never released an album on the label.
He was born in Santiago de Cali, Colombia.
He played the main rival of Jake Gyllenhaal's character in Southpaw.