Jason Mitchell made a name for himself in the film industry after he appeared in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton, where he portrayed the role of late rapper Eazy-E. The actor has also starred in other blockbuster films like Kong: Skull Island, Detroit, and Mudbound. He played Brandon in the first season of Showtime’s TV show, The Chi. However, he has been dropped from the next season of “The Chi” after he was accused of misconduct.
Here is everything about Jason Mitchell bio, including his age, height, family, daughters, net worth, girlfriend, wife, and wiki trivia.
Talking about his dating life, Jason is currently single. However, he is a lovely father of two daughters. His first daughter, Royce Mitchell, was born on April 26, 2012. While his second daughter, Ra’Jae Summer Mitchell aka Cuppie, was born in December 2013. He has not revealed the name and details of the mother of his daughters but has thanked her through social media. It’s also unknown whether Jason is married to her baby’s mama.
Previously, Mitchell was in a romantic relationship with singer Mary j. Blige. The two met each other in 2016 on the set of the film, MudBound. There was a huge age gap of 16 years between the two. Though they seemed fine at first, they later broke up.
Jason Mitchell Career
In 2012 and 2013, Jason appeared in the films Contraband and Broken City respectively, both of which starred Mark Wahlberg. In 2015, he played the late rapper Eazy-E in the biopic Straight Outta Compton. The actor was praised a lot by the critics for his performance in the movie. The following year, he appeared in Keanu, which starred Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. Later in 2017, he starred as a Vietnam War officer in the film, Kong: Skull Island.
In 2017, Mitchell appeared in the movie Mudbound. In May 2019, he was dropped from several projects including Desperados and The Chi because of multiple allegations of misconduct.
Jason has lived his life as an actor for many years. Being an actor, he depends on the movies and TV shows for his source of income. Some of his other films, include Texas Killing Fields, Dragon Eyes, Broken City, Superfly, and many more. He has also appeared in TV shows like Major Crimes and Freedom Fighters: The Ray.
As of 2019, Jason’s net worth dwells around $1.2 million.
Jason Mitchell Wiki – Bio: Age, Height, Parents, Sister
Jason Mitchell was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 5, 1987, which makes his age 32. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. He is American by nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity. He grew up with his older sister, Eve. His mother was in the Army, and his father died by suicide when he was just 15 years old. He completed his education from a High School at New Orleans.