Jonathan Frakes

Jonathan Frakes

Jonathan Frakes  American Actor


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Jonathan Frakes and Genie Francis
Jonathan Frakes and Genie Francis have been married for 29 years since 28th May 1988. view relationship


Jonathan Frakes has been in relationships with Debralee Scott (1980 - 1985) and Jayni Chase (1977).


Jonathan Frakes is a 65 year old American Actor. Born Jonathan Scott Frakes on 19th August, 1952 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, he is famous for Star Trek: The Next Generation. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Jonathan Frakes has been in 4 on-screen matchups, including Genie Francis in North and South (1985), Mary Beth McDonough in The Waltons (1971), Sandra Nelson in Brothers of the Frontier (1996) and Wendy Fulton in Bare Essence (1983).

Jonathan Frakes is a member of the following lists: Writers from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Science fiction film directors and Male actors from Pennsylvania.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 33 years - -
Dating2 5 years 2 years, 6 months -
Total3 33 years 12 years, 8 months 5 years


First Name Jonathan
Middle Name Scott
Last Name Frakes
Full Name at Birth Jonathan Scott Frakes
Alternative Name Two-Takes Frakes
Age 65 years
Birthday 19th August, 1952
Birthplace Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Tall stature
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Liberty High School, Bethlehem, PA (1970)
University Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA (1974), MA, Harvard University (1976)
Occupation Text Actor, Director, Producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Star Trek: The Next Generation
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Paradigm Talent Agency
Official Websites,,

Jonathan Scott Frakes (born August 19, 1952) is an American actor, author, and director. Frakes is best known for his portrayal of Commander William T. Riker in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and subsequent films. Frakes also hosted the television series Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction, challenging viewers to discern his stories of fact-based phenomena and fabricated tales. In June 2011, Frakes narrated the History Channel documentary Lee and Grant. He was also the voice actor of David Xanatos in the Disney television series Gargoyles.

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Partner Comparison

Jonathan Frakes65 LeoActor
Genie Francis56 GeminiActress
Debralee Scott52 AriesActress
Jayni Chase60Crew (film/tv)


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Jameson IvorMale20th August, 199423 years oldGenie Francis
Elizabeth FrancisFemale30th May, 199721 years oldGenie Francis


Devil's Gate2017Sheriff GruenwellMovie
B-52: Three Generations2017NarratorMovie
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen2017Volk (voice)Movie
Angie Tribeca2016Commandant Van ZandtTV Show
Miles from Tomorrowland2015Grandpa VincentTV Show
Guardians of the Galaxy2015J'Son, NarratorTV Show
Future-Worm!2015Steak StarboltTV Show
Hit the Floor2013TV Show
Truth Be Told2011Radio Sound Engineer (uncredited)TV Movie
The Glades2010Administrator, Mr. FrancisTV Show
Adventure Time2010Adult Finn, Old FinnTV Show
Beckinfield2010Dylan MarksTV Show
Castle2009Richard Castle FanTV Show
NCIS: Los Angeles2009Navy Commander Dr. StanfillTV Show
Glenn Martin DDS2009PeterTV Show
The Super Hero Squad Show2009High EvolutionaryTV Show
The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice2008Trombone player in marching band (uncredited)TV Movie
Leverage2008Man in Toy Safety Office, Man in waiting roomTV Show
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines2006Debra's HusbandTV Movie
Criminal Minds2005Dr. Arthur MalcolmTV Show
Clockstoppers2002Bystander (uncredited)Movie
Star Trek: Nemesis2002William RikerMovie
Star Trek: Enterprise2001Commander William T. RikerTV Show
Dying to Live1999WillTV Movie
Futurama1999Jonathan FrakesTV Show
Roswell1999Festival's M.C., Jonathan FrakesTV Show
The Lot1999Roland WhiteTV Show
Star Trek: Insurrection1998RikerMovie
Star Trek: The Experience - The Klingon Encounter1998Commander William T. RikerMovie
Family Guy1998Commander William T. RikerTV Show
Oh Baby1998DonTV Show
Star Trek: First Contact1996RikerMovie
Brothers of the Frontier1996Ben FryeTV Movie
3rd Rock from the Sun1996LarryTV Show
Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles1996Dave, David XanatosTV Show
The Paranormal Borderline1996HostTV Show
Cybill1995Jonathan FrakesTV Show
Star Trek: Voyager1995Commander William T. RikerTV Show
Camp Nowhere1994Bob Spiegel (uncredited)Movie
Star Trek: Generations1994RikerMovie
Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III1994Stanley HazardTV Show
Gargoyles1994Alexander Fox, Coyote, David XanatosTV Show
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1993Tim LakeTV Show
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine1993Thomas RikerTV Show
Wings1990Gavin RutledgeTV Show
The Cover Girl and the Cop1989Joshua BoylestonTV Movie
Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder1987RosenTV Show
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987Cmdr. William Riker, Commander William T. Riker, Lt. Thomas RikerTV Show
Dream West1986Lt. Archibald GillespieTV Show
North and South, Book II1986Stanley HazardTV Show
Matlock1986Prosecutor Mr. ParkTV Show
North and South1985Stanley HazardTV Show
The Twilight Zone1985Steve (segment "But Can She Type?")TV Show
Highway to Heaven1984Arthur Krock Jr.TV Show
Paper Dolls1984Sandy ParrisTV Show
Bare Essence1983Marcus MarshallTV Show
Five Mile Creek1983Adam ScottTV Show
Hotel1983Ted TraversTV Show
Bare Essence1982Marcus MarshallTV Movie
Voyagers!1982Charles LindberghTV Show
Falcon Crest1981Damon RossTV Show
Harper Valley P.T.A.1981Clutch BreathTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981Eddie SimsTV Show
The Fall Guy1981ConnorsTV Show
Beulah Land1980Adam DavisTV Show
Here's Boomer1980PhilipTV Show
It's a Living1980SteveTV Show
I'm a Big Girl Now1980TV Show
The Night the City Screamed1980Richard HawkinsTV Movie
Hart to Hart1979Adam BlakeTV Show
Paris1979TV Show
The Dukes of Hazzard1979Jamie Lee HoggTV Show
Beach Patrol1979Marty GreenTV Movie
The White Shadow1978Basketball PlayerTV Show
Eight Is Enough1977ChapperTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Kirk WendoverTV Show
Charlie's Angels1976BradTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Leon Bohannon, Young SurgeonTV Show
Barnaby Jones1973David DouglasTV Show
The Waltons1971Ashley Longworth Jr.TV Show
Days of Our Lives1965Jared McAllister (1986)TV Show
The Doctors1963Tom Carroll (1977-1978)TV Show
This Is the Life1952Ken StewartTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

K. GilbertFeb 14, 2010

There is dispute as to whether Jonathan Frakes plays the trombone in the holographic band in Star Trek First Contact. The player has no beard like he does in the rest of the film.

CalenderGirlCalenderGirlFeb 26, 2009

Now he is one man I would not mind being alone in a dark room with

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