JASON DAVID FRANK
Well-known for his role as Tommy Oliver in the long-running children’s television show Power Rangers, Frank’ s character has morphed into more Power Rangers than any other character in the show’s twenty-year history. He first morphed on the scene as the Mighty Morphin Green Ranger, a bad boy turned good. The character was intended to be written out of the show, but Frank’s popularity changed all that. Frank has appeared on Power Rangers as Mighty Morphin Green Ranger, Mighty Morphin White Ranger, Red Zeo, Red Turbo and finally the Black DinoThunder Ranger in his return in 2004.
Jason David Frank has appeared in 225 (and counting) episodes of Power Ranger, more than any other
Jason David Frank brings many talents to the screen and to his acting, but martial arts is not an act. Jason Frank, an inductee of the World Karate Union Hall of Fame, is a highly accomplished and respected martial artist with 34 years’ experience. In 1994, he created his own martial arts system, “Toso Kune Do,” which means “Way of the Fighting Fist”, which incorporates many different aspects of martial arts. Frank currently holds a seventh-degree black belt in American Karate and a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. In February 2013, Frank received the title of Master of Muay Thai by the world-renowned Muay Thai trainer Grand Master Toddy. He is the owner and operator of Rising Sun Karate and MMA, with three schools in Texas and one in California.
Jason David Frank is an entrepreneur, MMA fighter, and world record holder. He is the founder and CEO of Jesus Didn’t Tap, the first Christian-based line of MMA clothing and fight gear. It was one of the first apparel companies to recognize and celebrate the faith and commitment of MMA fighters. Since its inception, Jesus Didn’t Tap gained popularity inside and out of the MMA world and has sponsored many MMA fighters. In January 2013, Frank became the Guinness World Record Holder for the most 1‐inch pine boards broken during a freefall. Frank, who was introduced to skydiving during Power Rangers, shattered the previous record with seven broken pine boards.
With his recent achievements in 2013, Jason Frank has begun to document his momentous endeavors in a reality series, “My Morphing Life.” The first season episodes include his world record achievement, receiving his prestigious Arjarn title in Muay Thai, his return to Power Rangers as the Legendary Power Ranger, his notable convention touring, and more. The reality show’s first season can be viewed via Bat in The Sun’s Youtube Channel and currently has more than three million views. Season one through three of My Morphing Life can be viewed on the new ConTV channel, a Netflix of sorts for people who enjoy pop culture. Due to the shows high demand, Jason will be bringing season 4 back to Youtube.
This is not the first time Jason David Frank works with Bat in the Sun
With so many successful collaborations, Jason David Frank and Bat in the Sun are working together on an action-packed web series, which he will star in as the hero and a secret action-packed project that will debut in 2017, name Taz Kayden: Operation Black Unicorn. Recently on October 2016 at New York Comic Con, Bat in the Sun and Valiant Entertainment announced that Jason David Frank will portray superhero Bloodshot, a former soldier with powers of regeneration and meta-morphing made possible through nanites injected into his blood. The series,
He currently has more than 800,000 Facebook followers and counting and with more than thirty million people viewing his page per week. His Instagram currently has over 300,000
This popularity has also opened other ventures, like a possible involvement in the Power Rangers reboot movies, produced by Saban Entertainment and Lionsgate Films. Lionsgate Films is responsible for extremely successful movies such as the Twilight Saga, The Hunger Games, Dogma, American Psycho and Fahrenheit 9/11.
Always, someone of great passion and determination, it is safe to say that we can expect much more from Jason Frank in the years to come.