An interdimensional being named Zordon chooses five teenagers with attitude to morph into powerful warriors drawn from the spirit of dinosaurs, protecting the world from the forces of space witch Rita Repulsa (later Lord Zedd Emperor) with the use of their giant transforming robots, known as Zords. Later, the rangers are joined by Tommy, the once evil Green Ranger who was deprogrammed.
Series Fun Facts
- Don Niam was considered to play the role of a kung fu master at some point in the series.
- In earlier scripts, Tommy was going to be a biker named Rocky.
- Despite numerous promotional tie-ins with McDonald's, the only real-life fast-food restaurant mentioned in the series was Arby's.