Actor who has been a mainstay in Venezuelan cinema over the years, having starred in such films as Compañero Augusto (1976), Vidas Paralelas (1993) and Er Conde Bond 007 y Pico (2006). Additionally, he played Simón Echevarri on the series Gardenia in the 90s.
He began his career as a child actor on the show Bambilandia.
He moved to Miami, Florida fearing retaliation from the Bolivarian Circles for his public criticisms of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez.
He married Morella Ramia, with whom he has daughters.
He was directed by Brian De Palma in Carlito's Way (1993).