Biography

One of the most popular performers in Spanish cinema. Born in Zaragoza, Sancho began acting in the theatre. After fighting in the Spanish Civil War, he entered films in 1940 and amassed over 400 credits in a career that spanned 50 years. During the 1960s and 1970s he played villains in several spaghetti westerns. His films include "Mariona Rebull" (1947), "Agustina de Aragón" (1950), Terence Young's "That Lady" (1955), Juan Antonio Bardem's "Muerte de un Ciclista" (1955), "King of Kings" (1961), "Lawrence of Arabia"(1962), "55 Days at Peking" (1955), "Historias de la Televisión" (1965), "Tres Superhombres en el Oeste" (1973), "1919. Crónica del Alba" (1983) and Berlanga's "La Vaquilla" (1984).

One of the most popular performers in Spanish cinema. Born in Zaragoza, Sancho began acting in the theatre. After fighting in the Spanish Civil War, he entered films in 1940 and amassed over 400 credits in a career that spanned 50 years. During the 1960s and 1970s he played villains in several spaghetti westerns. His films include "Mariona Rebull" (1947), "Agustina de Aragón" (1950), Terence Young's "That Lady" (1955), Juan Antonio Bardem's "Muerte de un Ciclista" (1955), "King of Kings" (1961), "Lawrence of Arabia"(1962), "55 Days at Peking" (1955), "Historias de la Televisión" (1965), "Tres Superhombres en el Oeste" (1973), "1919. Crónica del Alba" (1983) and Berlanga's "La Vaquilla" (1984).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 154

Birthday 1916-01-07

Day of Death 1990-07-31

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Spanish Western as Himself - Actor (archive footage)
1987 Policía as Comandante Castillejo
1986 Los presuntos as Mafioso italiano
1985 La huella del crimen: El crimen de la calle Fuencarral as Coronel
1985 The Heifer as Alcalde
1984 Al este del oeste as Chapulín
1984 Las alegres chicas de Colsada
1983 Invierno en Marbella as Cardenal
1982 Black Commando as President Bethancourt
1982 De camisa vieja a chaqueta nueva as Cónsul alemán
1981 Revenge of the Black Wolf
1981 Black Jack
1981 The Black Wolf
1980 Hijos de papá as Agustín
1980 ...Y al tercer año, resucitó as Coronel
1979 The Seven Magnificent and Bold Women
1979 La boda del señor cura as Blas
1979 Superbaby as Alfonso, Mafia-Boss
1978 Trampa sexual as Padre de Marta
1978 Memoria as Profesor Ulop
1978 Estimado Sr. juez... as Tambarria
1978 Venus de fuego as Subcomisario
1977 The Perfect Killer as The Arms Dealer
1977 Doña Perfecta
1977 Las alimañas as Louis
1977 I Want to Be a Woman as Padre de José María
1977 La mujer es un buen negocio
1976 A la legión le gustan las mujeres... y a las mujeres, les gusta la legión as André Meroy
1976 The Stash as Paco
1976 Halt die Luft an alter Gauner - Der Stockfisch und das Stinktier as Admiral Pedro Santos
1975 Dallas as Kelly Lucamone
1975 Cross of the Devil as Ignacio
1975 The Possessed as Police Chief
1975 Novios de la muerte
1975 Los casados y la menor as Comisario
1974 Voodoo Black Exorcist as Inspector Dominguez
1974 El mejor alcalde, el Rey as Conde
1974 The Swamp of the Ravens as Inspector
1973 Son of Zorro as Colonel Michel Leblanche
1973 Robin Hood, Arrows, Beans and Karate as Espartero
1973 Return of the Blind Dead as Mayor Duncan
1973 Three Supermen of the West as FBI Director
1973 The Playboy and His Sprees as Toni López
1972 Fabulous Trinity as Coronel Jiménez
1972 Too Much Gold for One Gringo as Fermín Rojas
1972 Watch Out Gringo! Sabata Will Return as Carrancho
1972 The Boldest Job in the West as Reyes
1972 You Are a Traitor and I Will Kill You! as Sebastian
1972 All the Brothers of the West Support Their Father
1972 The Guerrilla as Juan
1972 Timanfaya
1971 X312 - Flight to Hell as Bill - Steward / Paco
1971 And the Crows Will Dig Your Grave as Pancho Corrales
1971 Dig Your Grave Friend... Sabata's Coming as Leon Pompera
1971 28η Οκτωβρίου, Ωρα 5.30 as Tryfonas Platanias
1971 Dr. Orloff's Invisible Monster as The Game-Keeper
1970 Stagecoach of the Condemned as Leon Pomparo / Ramón Sartana
1970 In the Folds of the Flesh as Pascal
1970 Surprise Attack as El Pernas
1970 La banda de los tres crisantemos as Burton
1970 Στη Μάχη Της Κρήτης as Felix and Maria's father
1969 Amor a todo gas
1969 Twenty Thousand Dollars for Seven as Bill Cochran
1969 Tarzan in the Golden Grotto
1969 The Magnificent Tony Carrera as Einstein
1969 Franco, Ciccio e il pirata Barbanera as Il Pirata Barbanera
1968 Ciccio Forgives, I Don't as El Diablo / El Pantera
1968 Wrath Of God as Burd
1968 Duel in the Eclipse as Porfirio Carranza
1968 If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death as Jose Manuel Mendoza
1968 Blood Calls to Blood as Sancho Rodriguez
1968 Night of Hate as Fernando Gonzales
1968 All Out as Carrancha
1968 Man and a Colt as Don Carlos
1967 Vengeance Is Mine as Goncalves / Gonzalez
1967 Massacre Mania as Professor Kenitz
1967 If One Is Born a Swine as El Bicho 'The Bug'
1967 Killer Kid as Vilar
1967 Hand of the Assassin as Suarez
1967 Hate for Hate as Coyote
1967 Crazy Westerners as Sancho
1967 Mission Phantom as Prof. Higgins
1967 Wanted Johnny Texas as Col. Stewart
1967 10,000 Dollars for a Massacre as 'Stardust' Vasquez
1966 Dynamite Jim as Pablo Reyes
1966 The Tough One as El Lobo
1966 The Big Gundown as Capt. Segura
1966 Django Shoots First as Gordon
1966 Arizona Colt as Gordon
1966 Taste of Killing as Sanchez
1966 Agent 3S3, Massacre in the Sun as General Emilio Siqueiros
1966 Delitto quasi perfetto
1966 Seven Guns for Timothy as Rodrigo Rodriguez
1966 Seven Dollars on the Red as El Chacal
1966 Seven Guns for the MacGregors as Miguel
1965 Kingdom of the Silver Lion as Padischah
1965 The Return of Ringo as Esteban Fuentes
1965 Man with the Golden Pistol as Pablo Reyes
1965 $100,000 for Ringo as Chuck
1965 Man from Canyon City as Carrancho
1965 The Wild Men of Kurdistan as Padischah
1965 From the Orient with Fury as Loud patron in Paris restaurant
1965 Two Idiots at Fort Alamo as Sergeant Fidhouse
1965 Five Thousand Dollars on One Ace as Juan Carrancho
1965 Agent 3S3: Passport to Hell as Colonel Dolukin
1965 Los cuatreros as Sancho
1965 A Pistol for Ringo as Sancho
1965 I due toreri as Don Alonso
1965 José María
1964 Gunmen Of The Rio Grande as Pancho Bogan
1964 Minnesota Clay as Dominique Ortiz Mendoza
1964 Hour of Death as Scometti
1964 Backfire as Ilmaz
1964 Black Angel of the Mississippi as Garcia
1964 Two Gangsters in the Wild West as Rio
1964 Gunfight at High Noon as Pedro Ramirez
1963 The Ceremony as Shaoush
1963 Implacable Three as Lola as Diego Abriles
1963 The Sign of the Coyote as Uno dei Lugones
1962 Lawrence of Arabia as Turkish Sergeant (uncredited)
1962 The Son of Captain Blood as Timothy Thomas
1962 The Carpet of Horror as Gunman
1961 Madame as Pommier
1961 King of Kings as Mad man
1961 Alerta en el cielo as Sargento Montebelo
1961 Goliath Against the Giants as Namathos
1961 El pobre García
1960 The Little Colonel as Vinagre
1959 In Cold Blood as Enrique
1959 The lion from Babylon as Prof. Ignatz Pfotenhauer
1959 Camarote de lujo as Ernesto
1958 Die Sklavenkarawane as Prof. Ignaz Pfotenhauer
1958 The Inveterate Bachelor
1958 ¡Viva lo imposible! as John
1958 Entierro de un funcionario en primavera
1958 The Tenant as Jiménez
1957 Female Three Times as Guardia notturna
1957 Pasión en el mar
1956 Suspenso en comunismo as Pedro
1955 La otra vida del capitán Contreras as Antonio Cornejo
1955 Death of a Cyclist as Sargento policía tráfico
1954 The Adventurer of Seville as Sir Albert
1954 Judas' Kiss as Padre del condenado
1953 I Was a Parish Priest as Barrona
1953 Nadie lo sabra
1951 The Great Galeoto as Vizconde de Nebreda
1949 Living in Shadows as Mr. Sancho, Producer
1949 Don Juan de Serrallonga as Tallaferro
1948 Si te hubieses casado conmigo as Taxista
1948 La muralla feliz as Mariano García
1948 La mies es mucha as Clarenberg
1947 Abel Sánchez
1947 Heroes del 95
1947 La sirena negra

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