Ever Wondered what happened to the mighty morphin “Power Rangers” ?


Do you remember the theme song from your childhood? “Go Go Power Rangers”

It’s been more than 22 years since the first Power Rangers entry, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, debuted on August 28, 1993 and helped launch the Fox Kids programming block of the 1990s.

Power Rangers Casts
Original Power Rangers Cast 1993
Power Rangers hangin'-out on set
Power Rangers on set hang-out.  via Facebook: jasonfrank

 1. Red Ranger

The original Red Ranger, Jason Lee Scott was portrayed by Austin St. John. The power Ranger’s team leader is now 41 years old. According to wikipedia apart from being an actor and martial artist he has also worked as an East Coast EMT, firefighter, and combat medic in Iraq.

Austin St. John
Red Ranger Jason Lee Scott (Austin St. John).

 2. Yellow Ranger

The original Yellow Ranger Trini Kwan was portrayed by Thuy Trang. Trang was a Vietnamese-born American actress,  she died in a car accident on September 3, 2001, near Bakersfield, California at the age of 27 years. However, she will forever be remembered in the hearts of Power Ranger fans. We love you, Trini!

Yellow ranger Trini Kwan (Thuy Trang)
Yellow ranger Trini Kwan (Thuy Trang)

Yellow ranger with Black and Red Ranger. Source here

 3. Pink Ranger

The original Pink Ranger and the first Pink Ninja Ranger, Kimberly Ann Hart was portrayed by Amy Jo Johnson.  She’s now 45 years old.  American/Canadian actress and director is best known for her role in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. She’s also well known for her roles in The Division and Flashpoint, as well as recurring and guest roles on several other shows. Apart from acting career she also has career in music, Johnson is a singer-songwriter and has released three albums.


Pink Power Ranger Kimberly Ann Hart
Pink Power Ranger Kimberly Ann Hart (Amy Jo Johnson)

4. Blue Ranger

The original blue ranger William “Billy” Cranston was portrayed by David Harold Yost. Billy is the only original Power Ranger to remain for the entire MMPR series, and is the second longest-serving Ranger overall behind Tommy Oliver. David Yost is also known for Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie, and Power Rangers Zeo. The American actor and producer is now 47 years old.

Blue Ranger Billy Cranston
Blue Ranger Billy Cranston (David Harold Yost)

5. Green Ranger

Thomas “Tommy” Oliver is a character from the universe of the American live-action television franchise Power Rangers. He’s the original green ranger. He is a main character in the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers TV series, as well as four of its successive incarnations Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers, Power Rangers Zeo, Power Rangers Turbo, and Power Rangers Dino Thunder (where he returns as a legendary Power Ranger veteran).
The original MMPR green power ranger was portrayed by Jason David Frank. He’s is 42 years old now. Apart from being an actor he’s also a MMA (mixed martial arts) professional.

Green Ranger Tommy Oliver
Green Ranger Tommy Oliver (Jason David Frank).

6. Black Ranger

The original black ranger or Zachary “Zack” Taylor was portrayed by American actor and dancer Walter Emanuel Jones. Walter is now 45 years old.

MMPR Black Ranger Zachary "Zack" Taylor
MMPR Black Ranger Zachary “Zack” Taylor (Walter Emanuel Jones)

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