Early life From a very young age he left his village in pursuit of his dream. Upon arriving in Bucaramanga he began his acting studies and quickly fell into modeling, securing various contracts that enabled him to support himself.
Career Ríos gradually became involved in the field of television and took part in several programs from the city's regional channel.
Some time later he moved to Bogotá to attend the country's most prestigious acting schools and begin to join the jet set.
He acted in a young love story called Siete Veces Amada in 2002, and thanks to this interpretation was nominated Best Young Actor Premios TV y Novelas - Colombia. The following year he played the villain in The Authentic Rodrigo Leal.
In 2005, Rios starred in Padres e Hijos as 'Antonio Vaquero'.
For RCN, in 2007 he once again played the villain in the Colombian version of Floricienta, then joined the cast of Zona Rosa.
In 2008, he joined the cast of Sin Senos no hay Paraíso for Telemundo with Carmen Villalobos and Catherine Siachoque, playing Albeiro.
In 2009, he was hired by RCN to star in Doña Bella with Zharick León, Marcelo Buquet and Stephanie Cayo.
In 2010, he signed an exclusivity contract with Telemundo to be the main antagonist of the U.S. telenovela El Fantasma de Elena with Elizabeth Gutiérrez, Segundo Cernadas, and Ana Layevska
In 2011, he acted in Los Herederos Del Monte with Marlene Favela and Mario Cimarro, and in Mi Corazón Insiste with Jencarlos Canela and Carmen Villalobos.
On November 7, 2011, was part of the jury panel in the Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2012 on Telemundo Puerto Rico.
Personal life He is married to Colombian actress Yuli Ferreira with whom he has a daughter, Lucia.