- Grew up in a town dedicated to agriculture and was already driving a tractor at age 10.
- Didn't have a tv at home while growing up.
- Wasn't invited to be part of school events until a teacher discovered his frustrated desire to act and invited him to participate in a play.
- Studied acting in Lito Cruz's workshop.
- Trained with Augusto Fernándes and Susana Yasan.