Appreciated for his starring roles in Simon from the Desert and Memoriales Perdidos, this well-known Mexican actor and two-time Ariel Prize winner made an appearance in near one hundred motion pictures and tv shows during the period of his nearly four-decade job. He started his acting profession in the past due 1950s; his first film credits consist of roles within the last Rebel and Los Hijos del Divorcio. He includes a handprint in the Mexican Paseo de las Luminarias (a monument like the Hollywood Walk of Popularity). He was raised in Mexico Town. Sadly, he passed away in his past due sixties of abdomen cancer. He made an appearance with Argentine-born professional Bernard Blier within the 1968 French film Coplan Sauve Sa Peau (Coplan Saves His Epidermis).