Steve Cardenas is an American actor who played Rocky DeSantos in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1994 – 1996), Power Rangers Zeo (1996), and Power Rangers Turbo (1997). He was born at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia, and is now living in Los Angeles, California.
Settling in Texas in his teens, Cardenas attended an audition for the part of a Power Ranger. Having no prior acting experience, he got the role. He was soon filming Season 2 of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and the 1995 movie in Australia.
Cardenas left the series in Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie. After leaving he established a dojo in Los Angeles where he taught martial arts.