Mexican actor most famous for his roles on the TV series El Chavo del Ocho and El Chapulin Colorado. He was also a producer and writer for shows like Juan Pirulero and Llevatelo.
He grew up in Monterrey before beginning his career in Mexico City.
He opened a circus called El Circo del Profesor Jirafales in Argentina after retiring from acting.
He had a son named Arturo and a daughter named Veronica.
He collaborated with screenwriter and actor Chespirito on El Chavo del Ocho and El Chapulin Colorado.