- Modeled as a teen.
- Started acting at age 18 in the Colombian telenovela Padres e Hijos.
- Made his English-language debut in Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008).
- Took archery and sword-fighting lessons and studied Portuguese history for his guest stint on Reign.
- Nancy Molano — Mother
- Enrique Javier Cardona — Father
- Valeria Santos — Wife
- Birth Name: Manuel Julián Cardona Molano
- Birth Place: Popayán, Cauca, Colombia
- Profession: Actor