|Birthday||August 19, 1952|
|Birth Place||Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, USA|
In the Castle episode "The Final Frontier", he had a small cameo as Castle's number one fan.
Born Jonathan Scott Frakes in Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, he is best known for portraying Commander/Captain William T. Riker in the Star Trek franchise, and has also directed a number of its episodes and films.
Frakes has been married to soap opera actress Genie Francis since May of 1988.