Born In: Covina, California, United States
Jason David Frank was an American actor as well as a professional mixed martial artist. He was famous for playing the role of Tommy Oliver in multiple seasons of the series ‘Power Rangers.’ He also portrayed the same character in its feature film incarnation ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie’. Besides this, he guest-starred in the dramas ‘Cybertron’, ‘Sweet Valley High’, ‘Family Matters’ and ‘Undressed’. He also acted in the web series ‘Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe’ and ‘Transformers: Titans Return’. In addition, Jason David Frank did considerable work on the big screen as well. He acted in the films and short films ‘The Junior Defenders’, ‘Fall Guy: The John Stewart Story’, ‘The Blue Sun’ and ‘Crammed 2: Hoaching’. He was a trained martial artist as well. As an internationally recognized award-winning instructor, he was also known for developing his own style of American Karate namely ‘Toso Kune Do’. The style is a unique combination of Taekwondo, Shotokan, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Jeet Kune Do, Wado-Ryu, Wing Chun, Savate and Muay Thai. The American actor, who held a 7th Degree Black Belt was also the CEO and President of Rising Sun Karate Academy (R.S.K.A). Frank also knew skydiving and was a 2013 Guinness World Record Holder for the most 1 inch pine board broken while in freefall!
Also Known As: David Jason Frank
Died At Age: 49
Spouse/Ex-: Shawna Frank, Tammie Frank
father: Ray Frank
mother: Janice Frank
siblings: Eric Frank
children: Hunter Frank, Jacob Frank, Jenna Frank, Skye Frank
Born Country: United States
place of death: Texas, United States
Ancestry: German American, Irish American, Polish American, Greek American
U.S. State: California
On 8 May 1994, Jason David Frank married Shawna. The couple had three kids: Jacob, Hunter and Skye. Jason and Shawna separated in April 2001.
In 2003, he got married to Tammie, who herself is a martial artist. The couple had a daughter named Jenna Frank.
Jason David Frank died by suicide on November 19, 2022, at the age of 49, in Texas. He was battling with depression and mental health issues.
Jason David Frank was quite humorous in real life and liked to pull pranks while filming on the sets. One such prank involved kissing his co-star Amy Jo Johnson for filming of a Christmas episode, but during one of the takes, he took his pants down on camera!
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