According to several sources quoting his representative, actor Jason David Frank,

best known for playing the lead in the first "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" TV show, has passed away.

According to Justine Hunt, the actor's agent, the death occurred in Texas.

In order to give the actor's friends and family some space while they "come to grips with the loss of such a lovely human being,

" Frank's lawyer reportedly requested seclusion, according to People.

The spokesperson omitted to mention the death's cause.

Frank took on a variety of roles in later Power Rangers productions after originating the part of Tommy Oliver

the Green Ranger, in the well-known 1990s series.

The well-known children's brand was launched with the "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" series.

"Power Rangers" cast members and was partially sponsored by a Kickstarter campaign.