- Began his career as a child actor in the film May Isang Tsuper ng Taksi (1975).
- Dropped out of college to concentrate on his acting career.
- Played his first lead role in the movie Bagets (1984).
- Announced his candidature for the Congressional seat in the fourth district of Camarines Sur in 2012, but could not run for the election due to lack of residency status.
- After being listed as registered voters in San Jose, Camarines Sur, he ran for a congressional seat in the Partido area, but lost to his opponent by more than 2,500 votes.