Spanish actor, screenwriter, director, and producer known for directing the Torrente series of films. He's also acted in movies like Blade II and Hellboy.
He attended Complutense University of Madrid, after which he decided to pursue a career in film by directing short films.
He directed Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella, which became the highest-grossing Spanish film of all time.
He married Maria Amaro and has two children, Sirena and Calma.
He acted in the first two Hellboy films, directed by Guillermo Del Toro.