Jason David Frank, Legendary Ranger, Dies at 49

Jason David Frank, Legendary Ranger, Dies at 49

Jason David Frank, the legendary star of the power Rangers, died at the age of 49 years. While in the second half of his career Frank had been more focused on other projects like Legend of the White DragonMany of those familiar with the star likely recognize more of his work as Tommy Oliver in the popular franchise. power Rangers.

Jason David Frank made his first appearance as Power Rangers during the famous “Green With Evil” saga during Mighty Morphin Power Rangersin 1993. This five-episode special introduced kids around the world to the evil Tommy Oliver, or Green Ranger, who not only immediately became a fan-favorite villain, but soon became one of the world’s most heroic warriors. greats in the history of the series. After Oliver’s original season as the Green Ranger, he would return in later seasons in various other guises.

After unconfirmed reports surfaced last night, the outlet TMZ confirmed this morning that Frank passed away yesterday, aged 49. According to the representative:

“Please respect the privacy of his family and friends during this horrible time as we come to terms with the loss of such a wonderful human being.” He loved his family, friends and fans very much. We will really miss him.”

The co-star of Mighty Morphin Power RangersWalter Emmanuel Jones, better known as Zack, went to social networks to express his pain and disbelief, saying that he “can’t believe it” and “My heart is sad to have lost another member of our special family.”

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Many of us were the children who dreamed of becoming the Green or White Ranger, due to the charisma of the actor. From here we wish peace to the remains of him.