- Worked as a dancer in the Cultural Center of Philippines.
- Made his film debut in 1976 in the movie Insiang.
- Known for his roles in movies such as Baby Tsinga (1984) and Bwakaw (2012).
- Cassandra Grace — Daughter
- Candy Cortez — Wife
- Carizza Cortez — Daughter
- Cai Cortez — Daughter
- University of the East, Manila, Philippines (BS Electronics and Communications Engineering)