Francisco Franco

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Noun1.Francisco Franco - Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)Francisco Franco - Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
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On the Tuesday, March 13 episode of "General Hospital," Franco's past with Drew may ruin his relationship with Liz.
Sarah Tither-Kaplan, a former student at Franco's Studio 4 school in North Hollywood, was one of a number of women who took to Twitter in anger after he accepted a Best Actor award for "The Disaster Artist" Sunday night, wearing a "Time's Up" pin in solidarity with victims of sexual harassment.
Journalist Nieves Herrero, who published a novel last month about Ms Franco's life, wrote yesterday that she had died at her Madrid home.
Apart from Franco and Yanah, there is a slew of names active in musical theater: Ayen Munji Laurel, Franco's wife (who has just given birth to a baby girl, Lucia); also Denise Laurel, Nicole Laurel Asensio, Joel Trinidad (whose mother is Lally Laurel), et al.
Franco's film, which also stars his brother, Dave Franco, plus Alison Brie, Zac Efron, Josh Hutcherson and Seth Rogen, is an intricate account of how Wiseau (Franco) wrote, starred in and directed what some call one of the worst movies ever made.
Elysium Bandini Studios brings together the Art of Elysium charity with Franco's Rabbit Bandini production banner to support the film projects of students and professionals, with any proceeds going entirely to Art of Elysium.
This work resembles biography, with chapters on Franco's military career, Spanish Civil War leadership, and years of dictatorship between 1939 and 1975.
Children from Farnley Tyas First School made burgers at Franco's in Almondbury, helped by restaurant boss Ben Franco, whose son Freddy goes to the school.
Franco's ceremony was taped and will be shown at the event, a bash for Franco's bar mitzvah (Miley Cyrus will perform).
Both sides in the conflict - Franco's Nationalists and the Republicans of the leftist government he ousted - committed atrocities but under a 1977 amnesty, no war crimes trials were held.
Sundance might seem worlds away from the Sony hack and Hollywood intrigue, but "The Interview'' loomed large throughout the week and Franco's team was keenly aware.
It will also star Scott Haze, who was Franco's co-star in the 2013 film Child Of God.