Frankie is a 31-year-old actor and racecar driver best known for his starring role as a young man on Fox's series Malcolm in the Middle.
Despite suffering the physical consequences of a prior back injury, Frankie has been doing everything in his power to keep up with rehearsals and challenging choreography.
Frankie is paired with Witney Carson, a one-time mirrorball trophy champion, and the pair appear to be having a great time together. The couple has been receiving fairly high scores week to week, so he has a shot to win the season. Frankie, however, is up against some tough competition such as violinist Lindsey Stirling and singer and actor Jordan Fisher.
Below is a list of 8 facts Reality TV World has compiled about Frankie Muniz:
- Frankie was born in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey to his mother Denise, a nurse, and father Francisco Muniz III, a restaurateur. His father is of Puerto Rican heritage and his mother is of Irish and Italian descent.
- Frankie's full name is Francisco Muniz IV, and he wears a lot of hats in the entertainment industry as an actor, musician, writer, producer, race car driver and band manager.
- He competed in the Champ Car Atlantic Championship as a race car driver. And in 2011, Frankie participated in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race, and after starting 15th, he finished fourth.