Politician who rose to fame as the mayor of Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional representing the Dominican Liberation's Party. He served in the post between 2002-2016 upon his defeat in the election of 2016.
He rose to prominence as a comedic actor on Dominican TV. He made his TV debut on El Show del 4 in 1978.
He starred on and produced the 1993 comedic TV series De Buen Humor. He also produced the 1989 TV film La breve historia de Campeón.
His mother worked as a seamstress. His father was a sailor.
He was preceded as mayor of Santo Domingo, D.N. by Johnny Ventura.