Jason David Frank Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017
Jason David Frank was born on 4 September 1973, in Covina, California USA, and is an actor and mixed martial artist who came to prominence by playing the role of Tommy Oliver in the TV series “Power Rangers” intermittently beginning in the early ’90s and until the present day.
So how rich is Jason David Frank? According to various sources, his net worth is estimated to be over $1.2 million, which he has accumulated by playing roles in movies and TV series. Moreover, Frank can also associate his net worth to martial arts competitions and awards that he has won.
Jason David Frank Net Worth $1.2 Million
Jason’s mother Janice Frank was an actress as well. The actor attended Bonita High School and started his acting career right after graduating, when he was 19 years old. Despite the first unsuccessful audition for a role as a Red Ranger in “ Mighty Morphin Power Rangers“, Jason later secured the role of Tommy Oliver, The Green Ranger. After three seasons, the TV series was renamed to “Power Rangers Zeo” and Jason’s portrayal became the Red Zeo Ranger. Later, in “Power Rangers Turbo” he played the role of Red Turbo Ranger. Jason left the show in 1997, but returned in 2002 as Zeo Ranger V Red for the special 10th anniversary episode. Also, he appeared as the Black Dino Ranger in 2004. All these appearances contributed to his net worth.
Moreover, Frank appeared in “Bat in the Sun’s: Super Power Beatdown”; show which put two characters with super powers in opposition, where the outcome of the fight is settled be fan’s vote. The actor defeated Scorpio (the character from Mortal Combat) as White Ranger and Ryu (the character from Street Fighter) as a Green Ranger. All in all, Jason Frank has seen more range of colors than any other ranger, but then he has been in the series longer than any other of his colleagues. Again, his net worth appreciated with these roles.
Frank has appeared in a few other movies too, such as the horror movie “Demon Under Glass”, and dramas “Paris”, “The Blue Sun” and “The One Warrior”. Besides, the actor has his own web reality show called “My Morphing Life”, which is produced by his wife. Again, his net worth increased too.
Referring to his other career, Jason has been interested in martial arts since he was a child. When he was four years old, he attended his first karate lesson, and by the age of 12 he had started coaching other children. Frank and his friend decided to buy Karate School, when the actor was only 18. He practices many different styles of martial arts, and is a founder of the martial art “Toso Kune Do”. Frank is a professional MMA fighter, has a seventh degree Black Belt and has won many awards, including Master of the Year (American Karate), award for The Fastest Growing Karate School and others. More, Jason is a Guinness World Record holder for Most Pine Boards Broken in Freefall. All these activities assisted Jason’s net worth to improve.
In his personal life, Frank was married to Shawna Franks from 1994 to 2001 and has three children with her. In 2003, he married his second wife Tammie and is raising two more children with her. Jason enjoys spending his spare time parachuting, traveling and going to conventions.
Jason was unable to attend the funeral of his Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers costar Thuy Trang (who died suddenly as a result of a car accident near Bakersfield, California) because his brother's funeral was on the same day. He nonetheless sent his heartfelt condolences to the Trang family.
He has cut off his iconic pony tail and now has spiky green hair, the green is supposed to represent his green ranger role from the first power ranger show.
When filming Power Rangers he liked to pull pranks on the set. One involved kissing Amy Jo Johnson under mistletoe for the filming of a Christmas episode, but during one take he pulled his pants down on camera.
Filming two feature films: Paris (2003) & Demon Under Glass (2002) . [November 2001]
In New Zealand filming for Power Rangers DinoThunder (2004). [October 2003]
Pursuing a career in mixed martial arts. [January 2010]
He has played the same character (Tommy Oliver) in six different series: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993), Power Rangers Zeo (1996), Power Rangers Turbo (1997), Power Rangers Wild Force (2002), Power Rangers DinoThunder (2004) and Power Rangers Megaforce (2013).
Now participates in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and also the owner and creator of MMA merchandise "Jesus Didn't Tap," a reference to "tapping out," or forfeiting a fight.
Father, Ray Frank; Mother Janice Frank.
Founder of the martial art "Toso Kune Do."
Younger brother of Eric Frank, who passed away in 2001 at the age of 29.
He has been more range of colors then any other power ranger. He has been the green ranger, white ranger, red ranger, and black ranger in various Power rangers series.
As Tommy he has been on the "Power Rangers" series longer than any other ranger.
Favorite hobby: Parachuting
Favorite Music Group: KORN and TU-PAC
Children are Jacob Frank, Hunter Frank and Skye Frank (by Shawna Franks) and Jenna Frank (by Tammie Frank).