David Yost Biography
David Yost born David Harold Yost is an American actor and producer. He is best known for portraying Billy Cranston in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie, Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers and Power Rangers Zeo.
David Yost Age
David Harold Yost was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa, U.S. on January 7, 1969. He is 50 years as of 2019 and belongs to white ethnicity.
David Yost Family
David Harold Yost was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He moved around the United States while winning many national gymnastics competitions, most notably the state championships in Iowa and Montana.
In 1987, he graduated from Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton, California. In 1991, he graduated from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa with a Bachelor of Arts in communication and dramatic arts.
David Yost Height
He has an impressive height of 5 feet 8 inches.
David Yost Wife
Yost has experienced several hardships due to his sexuality making him think about suicide but later bounced back and proved his excellence. He has been outspoken about his sexuality since the beginning of his career. Unlike now, the actor had to endure a lot of hardships for belonging to the gay orientation in the past.
In the 1990s, David left a much-loved show, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie due to the constant bullying and harassment of his crew members.
In 2016, his co-actor Bryan Cranston apologized Yost for comments he allegedly made about the actor. Cranston had referred him as ‘fey’ member in an interview with IGN back in 2009 and uttered other potentially hurtful words.
Although he appears to be single and not married, there are chances of him enjoying a secret relationship.
David Yost Career
Yost moved to California with dreams of becoming an actor and won the part of Billy Cranston (Blue Power Ranger) in the television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers three months after arriving. He starred in almost 200 episodes of the show’s first four seasons. He was the only cast member to appear in every single episode of the original series; his character never changed his colors or passed on his power coins to successors like the rest of the original cast.
Yost’s most high-profile work was his appearance in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995), which took in over $30 million at the box office. The film served as a non-canonical alternate opening for the third season.
After the show ended and Power Rangers Zeo began in the fourth season, Yost stayed on as Billy, but Billy’s role within the show changed.
Yost left the show toward the end of the Power Rangers Zeo season.
Scott PagePagter, a producer of the show starting with Power Rangers Zeo, responded through TMZ that Yost actually left over a pay bonus being dropped but did not elaborate further or dispute any of Yost’s claims about the outside reasons for leaving the show.
After Yost left the show, he attempted to change his sexual orientation with conversion therapy for two years.
Yost appeared alongside his friend and former Power Rangers co-star, Amy JoJohnson in one of Johnson’s Stageit webcast shows in 2014.
Named after one of Billy’s catchphrases, Affirmative has apparel with designs mostly inspired by Power Rangers, which Yost and the Andrade brothers firsts old on conventions they attended.
In May 2018, shortly after Hasbro acquired the Power Rangers franchise, Yost expressed his desire to help produce a Mighty Morphin Power Rangers reunion film for Netflix.
David Yost Net Worth
Corey Webster is an American actor and producer, best known for portraying Billy Cranston in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie, Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers and Power Rangers Zeo. However, his estimated net worth is still under review but will be updated as soon as it is clear.