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Billy Drago, known for Al Kain & # 39; s henchman Frank Nitti in The Untouchables from 1987, has passed away. He died in Los Angeles on Monday at the age of 73

Billy Drago, who played in The Untouchables by Brian De Palma, dies in Los Angeles at 73 hours

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Billy Drago, known for Al Kain & # 39; s henchman Frank Nitti in The Untouchables from 1987, has passed away.

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The actor died in Los Angeles on Monday due to stroke complications, THR.com Reported Wednesday.

He was 73.

Billy Drago, known for Al Kain & # 39; s henchman Frank Nitti in The Untouchables from 1987, has passed away. He died in Los Angeles on Monday at the age of 73

Billy Drago, known for Al Kain & # 39; s henchman Frank Nitti in The Untouchables from 1987, has passed away. He died in Los Angeles on Monday at the age of 73

Drago received rave reviews for his role in The Untouchables by Brian De Palma, with Robert De Niro as Capone and Kevin Costner as Eliot Ness.

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He also played a role in Clint Eastwood's classic western Pale Rider, released in 1985, and in 1990 played with Chuck Norris in Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection.

Drago worked steadily for 35 years in film and television and was last on screen in the 2014 Low Down film with Glenn Close, Elle Fanning and John Hawkes.

His TV work included a recurring role as the demon Barbas on Charmed and guest roles on such primetime hits as Nash Bridges, The X-Files, Moonlighting and Hill Street Blues.

He also appeared in Michael Jackson & # 39; s video from 2001 You Rock My World.

Drago worked steadily for 35 years in film and television and was last screened in the 2014 Low Down film with Glenn Close and Elle Fanning. He is shown at the premiere of that film

Drago worked steadily for 35 years in film and television and was last screened in the 2014 Low Down film with Glenn Close and Elle Fanning. He is shown at the premiere of that film

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Drago worked steadily for 35 years in film and television and was last screened in the 2014 Low Down film with Glenn Close and Elle Fanning. He is shown at the premiere of that film

His TV work included a recurring role as the demon Barbas on Charmed, portrayed with Alyssa Milano, and guest roles on Nash Bridges, The X-Files, Moonlighting and Hill Street Blues

His TV work included a recurring role as the demon Barbas on Charmed, portrayed with Alyssa Milano, and guest roles on Nash Bridges, The X-Files, Moonlighting and Hill Street Blues

His TV work included a recurring role as the demon Barbas on Charmed, portrayed with Alyssa Milano, and guest roles on Nash Bridges, The X-Files, Moonlighting and Hill Street Blues

The actor was born in Kansas on July 18, 1946 and started as a journalist and radio presenter.

He arrived in Hollywood after touring with a theater group, according to THR.com, and won his first Tinseltown role in the TV movie & # 39; No Other Love & # 39; from 1979 with Richard Thomas and Julie Kavner.

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The actor, whose real name is William Eugen Burrows Jr. was married from 1980 to her death in 2012 with actress Silvana Gallardo.

His is survived by his sons, several grandchildren and two brothers and sisters.

Drago starred with Chuck Norris in 1990, Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection. He also played a role in Clint Eastwood's classic western Pale Rider that was released in 1985

Drago starred with Chuck Norris in 1990, Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection. He also played a role in Clint Eastwood's classic western Pale Rider that was released in 1985

Drago starred with Chuck Norris in 1990, Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection. He also played a role in Clint Eastwood's classic western Pale Rider that was released in 1985

The character actor also had a leading role in The X-Files episode Theef in 2000

The character actor also had a leading role in The X-Files episode Theef in 2000

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The character actor also had a leading role in The X-Files episode Theef in 2000

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