Frank Brana, actor, was born February 24, 1934, in Pola de Allande, Asturias, Spain. Sometimes credited as Frank Blank, Francisco Brana, Franck Brana, Frank Brana, Frank Branya, Francisco Brana, Paco Brana. Played the role of Burt in 1983's Pod People, otherwise known as Los Nuevos Extraterrestres; Extraterrestial Visitors (Philippines, English title); Les Nouveau Terrestrials Supplémentaire (France); Les Nouveaux Extraterrestres (France, literal title); Tales of Trumpy; The New Extraterrestrials; The Return of ET; The Unearthling.
Brana was one of the most prolific actors of the spaghetti Western genre, usually in supporting roles. He played various henchmen in all three chapters of Sergio Leone's Dollars trilogy (with Lee Van Cleef and Clint Eastwood) including one of the three bounty hunters in the opening scene of The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.
Brana died on February 13, 2012 at the age of 77.