Well-known for his Goya Award-winning performance as Juan the prison guard inside a 2009 Spanish film entitled Cell 21, this Argentine-born actor also appeared within the 2013 thriller Mindscape and in the 2011 science fiction feature Eva. He qualified in the Jolie Libois theatre college in Cordoba, Argentina. Within the 2010 Spanish and Brazilian-produced film, Lope, he portrayed the past due 16th and early 17th-century Spanish poet and dramatist Lope de Vega. He was created in Argentina to Nelida Rey and writer and politician Luis Alberto Ammann. While still a child, he relocated along with his parents to Spain and resided there before age group of four, of which stage he came back to his indigenous Argentina. He and British film celebrity Keira Knightley made an appearance together inside a 2011 industrial for Chanel perfume.