Ricardo Franco (May 24, 1949 in Madrid – May 20, 1998 in Madrid) was a Spanish screenwriter and film director.

Ricardo Franco
Ricardo Franco

(1949-05-24)May 24, 1949
DiedMay 20, 1998(1998-05-20) (aged 48)
Madrid, Spain
OccupationScreenwriter, Film director
Years active1969-1998


Nephew of Jesús Franco. He died at 49 years old when he filmed Lágrimas negras. He wrote lyrics for pop songs for Tam Tam Go!, "Manuel Raquel" hit for example. "Loco de amor" played Café Quijano was written by Franco too.


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