Filipino-American basketball phenom at the shooting guard position who committed to the UCLA Bruins in October of 2014, but eventually enrolled at Creighton University in 2016.
He played his high school ball at Cathedral High School.
Aware of another very popular Kobe (Kobe Bryant) in Los Angeles who plays basketball, he created the Twitter handle of Im_Not_Kobe as his official Twitter page.
He was born to Benjie Paras and Jackie Forster and has three brothers. He began dating model Gabrielle Current.
Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jordan Clarkson has been a mentor to him.