Michael Copon was born in Chesapeake, Virginia on November 13, 1982 and attended to Deep Creek High School.
In 2001, Copon was cast by the Fox Kids Network as the blue Power Ranger, Lucas Kendall, on the "Power Rangers: Time Force" television series. He reprised this role in two episodes of "Power Rangers: Wild Force." In 2004, Copon appeared in the Sanaa Hamri directed music video for the song "Backflip" by Raven-Symone.
From 2004–2005, Copon portrayed the recurring character Felix Taggaro on the television series "One Tree Hill" and, from 2006 to 2009, Copon starred in the drama series "Beyond the Break" on The N network. In between that time (in 2005) he appeared (and subsequently won) the competition on VH1's "But Can They Sing?".
On September 8, 2010, Copon released "Let's Get Nasty" on iTunes and in the same year he appeared on a TV commercial ad as a spokesperson for an Asian TV station foundation called Bantay Bata.
In 2011, Copon starred in the thriller "Killer Holiday" which he also produced and did all his own stunts.
Copon is also a member of the Hollywood Knights celebrity basketball team which raises funds for various schools and charitable organizations in the Greater Los Angeles area.
In the summer of 2012, Copon started co-hosting a weekend radio show on Positive Hit Radio the Current, WJLZ 88.5 FM, in Virginia with Trina Olson called "Saturday Night with Trina & Mike." The show airs Saturday nights from 5PM – 10PM ET and features Christian rock and hip hop music. The show is streamed live on the station's webpage.
Copon is also Executive Producer of Michael Copon Studios.