Former winner of the reality TV series Protagonistas de la fama who went on to appear on numerous other television programs including La Divina Comida, Bienvenidos and Primer plano.
He was studying public administration at the University of Valparaiso before he won Protagonistas de la fama in 2003.
His balleroa Instagram account has more than 120,000 followers. He previously worked in advertising in digital marketing.
He has children named Milla, Vika, Ivana and Santino. He married Russian skater Ludmila Ksenofontova on October 28, 2008. He is the brother of Carla Ballero.
He and Pamela Diaz are both Chilean TV personalities.