- Started his acting career with the television show Pangako Sa 'Yo, first aired in 2002.
- Received the Golden Screen Breakthrough Performance by an Actor Award in 2004.
- Was honored with the Outstanding Surigaonon Award for Theater and Arts by Rotary Club in 2007.
- In 2008, won the Gintong Kabataan Bulacan Oustanding Youth Achievement Award.
- Won the Best Actor Award at the 10th Golden Screen Awards for his role in the movie Supremo (2012).
- Won the MWWF Gintong Palad Award for Public Service in 2013.