'Power Rangers' star Jason David Frank passes away

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Posted at Nov 21 2022 08:21 AM

Jason David Frank, the original Green turned White Ranger from the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers series, POWERS Up Comic-con at the Tamashii Nations during Comic-Con International 2013 at San Diego Convention Center on July 19, 2013 in San Diego, California. Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for Saban Brands/AFP
Jason David Frank, the original Green turned White Ranger from the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers series, POWERS Up Comic-con at the Tamashii Nations during Comic-Con International 2013 at San Diego Convention Center on July 19, 2013 in San Diego, California. Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for Saban Brands/AFP

Jason David Frank, most popularly known for playing the green Power Ranger in the hit TV series, has passed away. He was 49.

Frank’s representative confirmed the unfortunate news to PEOPLE, while asking to 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. He will be truly missed,” the representative added, as cited by PEOPLE.

The online magazine said Frank’s cause of death was not immediately clear.