Popular telenovela actor who had roles in Abrazame muy Fuerte, Kassandra, and the mid-90s international hit, La Viuda de Blanco.
Majoring in psychology in school, he worked helping out on sessions for teenagers, before turning to modeling.
Outside of his TV work, he formed his own band, and released an album, three songs in which he wrote himself.
He was married three times, and had three sons.
Cuban actor Mario Cimarro was another popular telenovela star.