- Born in the Philippines, but raised in Ohio.
- Fluent in English and Tagalog.
- Toured nationally with the theatrical companies that produced Heartstrings and Miss Saigon, and was in the original cast of the 1994 Broadway revival of Carousel.
- Served as the choreographer for Imelda: A New Musical in 2005.
- Reprised his Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End role for the movie's video game.
- Meditates every morning.