The rumors were launched this morning, it is now official. Jason David Frank, known for his role as Tommy Oliver in Power Rangers Mighty Morphin died this weekend at the age of 49. A news that shakes the geek sphere and long-time fans.
Jason David Frank Power Rangers is dead
Very early this morning, the rumors had been launched on Twitter. The actor’s personal trainer and martial arts specialist quickly split a message on Instagram, without the news being formalized, however. Doubt and hope hovered, but TMZ confirmed at the end of the afternoon that Jason David Frank ended his life on the night of November 19, 2022.
Jason David Frank rocked the childhood of more than one geek. He made his debut in Season 1 of Power Rangers as Tommy Oliver, the Green Ranger. First enemy, the character then became an icon of the franchise where he had the main role for three seasons and 123 episodes. He later reprized his role in several other adaptations including Power Ranger Zeo, Turbo, Ninja Steel, HyperForce and more.
Jason David Frank was for many the face and embodiment of Power Rangers. “ Please respect the privacy of his family and friends during this horrific time when we must recover from the loss of such a wonderful being. He loved his family, friends and fans immensely. We will miss him terribly declared his press secretary to the American media.