Author: EFE and LA CRÓNICA Editorial Office
The actor participated in several sagas of the popular franchise.
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The death of the man, only 49 years old, was reported last Sunday. In addition to being an actor, Frank was an MMA fighter, professional trainer, and martial arts expert.
Jason David FrankAmerican actor famous for playing one of the Power Rangers in the successful series of the nineties, passed away last Sunday at the age of 49.
The actor died in Texas, USA. The cause of death was not disclosed by those close to him.; however, the main hypothesis suggests that it would have been a suicide.
This version was published by the specialized portal TMZwho claims to have received the information from sources close to the artist.
Until this Tuesday, however, neither the authorities nor relatives or friends of Jason David Frank have ruled on the matter.
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The first green Power Ranger
The actor became famous in the 1990s for his role as Tommy Oliver in the original series of the franchise Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.
Dressed as one of the six superheroes masked from head to toe who with his kung-fu skills faced monsters of all kinds, Jason David Frank was part of the team that managed to win over children’s audiences in 1993, when the series premiered.
Frank played one of the protagonists for 3 seasons, with a total of 123 episodes, as well as in several film adaptations of the successful saga based on the Japanese Super Sentai franchise.
“He was an inspiration to many people. His presence will be sorely missed. It is very sad to lose another member of our Ranger family.”the actor pointed out Walter Joneswho played another of the Power Rangers.
In addition to being an actor, Frank was a former MMA fighter, professional trainer, and martial arts expert. like taekwondo, muay thai, judo or jiu-jitsu.