Biography and awards
Franko was awarded the GayVN Award for Best Foreign Actor in Hollywood , twice in a row. First was in 2007 for The School for Lovers (the film adaptation of Mozart 's ' Così Fan Tutte '), and second in 2008 for The Men I Wanted . 
In 2007, he won the FICEB Heatgay Award for "Best Actor" for his performance in El Rancho (Kristen Bjorn Productions).  At the 2009 GayVNs, he was nominated in the category "Best Group Scene" for his performance in the movie Skin Deep by director Kristen Bjorn .