- Once worked for Marvel Comics, appearing at conventions in a Captain America costume.
- Began his acting career on stage, appearing in on- and off- Broadway productions like The Hairy Ape and Shenandoah.
- Has taught acting and directing classes in Maine.
- James Frakes — Father
- Genie Francis — Wife
- Daniel Frakes — Brother
- Doris Frakes — Mother
- Elizabeth Francis Frakes — Daughter
- Jameson Ivor Frakes — Son
- The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (BA, 1974)
Season 6, Episode 26
- Birth Name: Jonathan Scott Frakes
- Birth Place: Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
- Birthday: August 19, 1952,
- Profession: Actor, Director