Jonathan Frakes Height Weight Age Net Worth

Jonathan Frakes

Jonathan Frakes
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Birth Date

August 19, 1952


71 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



6 ft 2½ in | 189 cm

Net Worth

$25 Million


87 kg | 192 lbs

Shoe size

Not Available

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Jonathan Scott Frakes was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, on August 19, 1952, is an American actor.

Young Jonathan Frakes began his professional acting career as a member of the Impossible Ragtime Theater.

He made his big screen debut in adventure comedy film Camp Nowhere (1994) in role as Bob Spiegel.

He got his television debut in ABC crime drama film Beach Patrol (1979) in role as Marty Green.

Jonathan's breakthrough performance came as Commander William Riker in "Star Trek" films and series.

He landed his Broadway debut in a musical "Shenandoah" (1977).

He made his directorial debut with episode "The Offspring" (1990) of Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Jonathan Frakes Height and Weight

How tall is Jonathan Frakes and what is his weight? Jonathan Frakes's height is 6' 2½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 189 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 192 іn pоunds or 87 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Jonathan Frakes Age

Jonathan Frakes is 71 years old.

Jonathan Frakes Net Worth

Jonathan Frakes net worth is around 25 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Commander William T. Riker in "Star Trek" films:

Star Trek Generations (1994)

Star Trek: First Contact (1996), also his motion picture directorial debut, for which he was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Director and the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor - Science Fiction

Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) also directed, for which he was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation

He appeared as Himself/Captain William T. Riker in feature documentary The Captains (2011).

He portrayed Sheriff Gruenwell in supernatural horror movie Devil's Gate (2017).

He voiced King Faraday, Boss Moxie in animated superhero film Catwoman: Hunted (2022).

Best TV Shows

He played Commander William T. Riker in "Star Trek" series:

Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1994)

Star Trek: Voyager (1996)

Star Trek: Enterprise (2005)

Star Trek: Picard (2020, 2023)

He was nominated for the Annie Award for Best Individual Achievement: Voice Acting for his voice role as David Xanatos, Coyote in Disney's animated series Gargoyles (1994-1996).

He hosted Fox anthology series Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1998–2002, 2021).

He voiced J'son in Disney XD animated series Guardians of the Galaxy (2016-2019).

He voiced Captain William T. Riker in Paramount+ animated series Star Trek: Lower Decks (2020-2021).


Graduated from Liberty High School in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (1970).

Graduated from Pennsylvania State University (1974), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater Arts.

Attended Harvard University.

Had younger brother, Daniel (died in 1997).

Has German and English ancestry.

He is also a talented Jazz trombonist.

Good friends with actress Marina Sirtis.

He voiced William Riker in video game Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014).

He voiced Volk in video game XCOM 2: War of the Chosen (2017).

Lives in Calabasas, California.


He dated Debralee Scott (1980-1985) and Jayni Chase (1977).

He started dating actress Genie Francis in 1985, the couple got married in 1988, they have a daughter, Elizabeth Frances Frakes and a son, Jameson Ivor Frakes.