Appeared on the soap opera One Life to Live as well as in shows such as CSI: Miami and NBC's Las Vegas. He also had a film role in 2004's Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights.
One of his first roles came in the acclaimed independent film Azucar Amarga in 1996.
He has been a co-host of the Latin Grammys.
He was born in Artemisa, Havana Province, Cuba and came to America as part of the Mariel Boatlift when he was 11 years old.