Perhaps most well known for his Premios TVyNovelas-winning performances in the soap operas Cadenas de Amargura (as Gerardo Garza Osuna) and Un Gancho al Corazon (as Roberto Beto Ochoa), he is also famous for his series regular roles as Marcos Sinclair and Diego Corona on the respective shows Amor Mio and Retrato de Familia.
Before making his television debut, he trained at Televisa's Centro de Educacion Artistica.
He played the supporting role of Guillermo Contreras in the 1998 film Gotita de Amor.
He is the child of actors Norma Herrera and Raul Araiza and the brother of actor Armando Araiza. His marriage to Jasmine Araiza produced two daughters.
He is a contemporary of fellow Mexican telenovela actor Fernando Colunga.