Birthplace: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Actor who has found his most success as Commander William T. Riker in the series Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–94) and a number of follow-on specials and movies, including Star Trek: First Contact (1996), which he also directed. Frakes is married to the actress Genie Francis.
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