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Jonathan Frakes Biography

Birth Name:
Jonathan Scott Frakes
Birth Place:
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, United States
Actor, director

Fast Facts

  • 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


  • Daniel Frakes -- Brother
  • Elizabeth Francis Frakes -- Daughter
  • James Frakes -- Father
  • Doris Frakes -- Mother
  • Jameson Ivor Frakes -- Son