Billy Drago Biography
Birthday: November 30, 1945 (Sagittarius)
Born In: Hugoton, Kansas, United States
Billy Drago, born as William Eugen Burrows, Jr. is an American actor. He is best known for starring in the 1985 western ‘Pale Rider’ and in the 1987 gangster film ‘The Untouchables’. Born in Hugoton, Kansas, to an actor/director, he started off as a stuntman. After finishing his studies at the University of Kansas, he served as a radio host for a time before enrolling in an acting company and eventually starting his acting career in 1979. In addition to his film roles, Drago has contributed to television as well. His notable roles on TV include appearances in 'The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.', 'Charmed' and 'Supernatural'. Behind the screen, the talented actor is a widower who was married to popular actress Silvana Gallardo from 1980 to 2012. The two have produced a tutorial video to teach acting techniques. The video, titled ‘The Acting Class,’ is used in schools nationwide.