Billy Drago has died at the age of 73. While most know Drago from his role as mobster Frank Nitti in The Untouchables, he appeared in more than 100 films over his four-decade career, including Clint Eastwood's Pale Rider.
"Billy Drago, best known for his role as Al Capone's henchman in the 1987 gangster flick "The Untouchables," has died at 73, according to multiple news reports."
Billy Drago, Best Known for His Villainous Role in The Untouchables, Dead at 73 https://t.co/2Gwro6BQJq— People (@people) June 27, 2019
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Today we learned of the passing of Billy Drago. We remember Drago as one of Hollywood's most iconic villain actors. Wizard World fans may best remember him for his roles in X-Files and Charmed. His most notable role was in the 1987 film 'The Untouchables' He was 73 years old. pic.twitter.com/Vvm3fYSHgK— Wizard World (@WizardWorld) June 27, 2019
R.I.P. Billy Drago Has Passed Away at the Age of 73 https://t.co/PeDROaPx6c— Bloody Disgusting (@BDisgusting) June 27, 2019
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Billy Drago Dead: 'Untouchables' Actor Dies at 73.— Bruce Campbell (@GroovyBruce) June 27, 2019
Billy played John Bly, a great bad guy on The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. He was sinister and understated on screen, sweet and humble off screen. Safe travels, fellow thespian. Well played! https://t.co/XJ7SiCcnk2
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Billy Drago, ‘Untouchables’ Star, Dies at 73 https://t.co/WKlXg93qM3— Variety (@Variety) June 26, 2019
Billy Drago, star of The Untouchables and Charmed, dies at age 73 https://t.co/mj1HpvlVgi— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) June 27, 2019
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