- Was a member of the Thespian Society of Performing Arts.
- Starred in the children's comedy Los Angelitos at age 7.
- Played the lead in Oliver Mayer's cabaret musical Rocio In Spite of it All.
- First named one of People En Español's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2001; appeared on the list several times after that, including once with his mother, Charytin Goyco, in 2008.
- Is an advocate for the American Diabetes Association.