He started at the Escuela Nacional de Arte Dramático (ENAD), where he studied acting. Later, he decided to pursue studies in Theater Direction with the great master Augusto Fernández. For several years he attended the film workshop of José Martínez Suárez. He worked as assistant director in independent theater plays and also as assistant director in the feature film La mitad negada, by Augusto Fernández, an experimental project she started four years ago. La Biblia y el calefón (1998, exterior direction) and Sábado Bus (1999, exterior direction) were his breadwinners for several years.