Philippine entertainment royalty, he is the son of actors Aiko Melendez and Jomari Yllana. He made his own acting debut in The Greatest Love.
His parents got married in 2000, two years after he was born, though were divorced in 2003.
In 2014, he guest starred on an episode of The Ryzza Mae Show.
His parents divorced in 2003. Through his mother, he has a younger half-sister, Marthena.
He appeared opposite Ryzza Mae Dizon on The Ryzza Mae Show.