Arrested and convicted for illegal possession of firearm. His jail-term was cut short when then senator Ramon Revilla passed a bill reducing the punishment for persons convicted of owning unlicensed guns.
Brothers: Rommel Padilla, Rustom Padilla, and Royette Padilla.
Mother is Eva Cariño-Padilla.
At the Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2009, he received the Cinema One Legend Award.
Children with Liezel: Roselle Elizabeth (1992), Kylie Nicole (1994), Sherileen Zel (1995), and Robinhood Fernando (2001).