Jason Mitchell

      Updated on 10.Apr.2018
      10.Apr.2018 by Priya-karmacharya
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      Date of Birth: 1 , January-5
      Age:18 years old
      Birth Nation: United States
      Height: 5 feet 5 inch
      NameJason Mitchell
      NationalityAmerican
      Birth Place/CityNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States
      EthnicityBlack American
      ProfessionActing
      Net Worth$1 million
      Famous forMajor Crimes, The Chi, and Straight Outta Compton,  
      Affair withMary J. Blige
      GirlfriendMary J. Blige
      AwardsAfrican-American Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor and African-American Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble.
      MoviesKong: Skull Island and The Disaster Artist
      TV ShowMajor Crimes and The Chi  
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      A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Jason Mitchell was born on 5th January 1987. By nationality, he is an American and belongs to white ethnicity. 

      Mitchell got celebrity recognition through his debut role as '7-Eleven Cashier' in the movie Texas Killing Fields, at the age of twenty-four. The following year, he starred in two movies: Contraband and Dragon Eyes.

      After two years in Hollywood, Mitchell got his breakthrough role as Eazy-E in an American biographical film Straight Outta Compton, directed by F. Gary Gray. His role in the movie was much praised by critics as well as earned numerous prestigious awards.

      He also got several awards nominations such as Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor and Best Breakthrough Performance, Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer, Washington D.C Area Film Critics Association Award, San Diego Film Critics Society Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Performance by an Ensemble and Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture respectively.

      The same year, Mitchell made his TV debut in the TV series Major Crimes.

      Additionally, he once again ruled the Hollywood with his role as Ronsel Jackson in the movie Mudbound. For his work, he was awarded and nominated for the following awards.

      Awards

      Category

      Black Reel Award

      Best Supporting Actor and Best Ensemble

      Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award

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      Gotham Award

      Best Ensemble Performance

      Hollywood Film Award

      Breakout Ensemble

       

      Nominations

      Category

      Critics’ Choice Movie Award

      Best Acting Ensemble

      Jason Mitchell

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      Born in United States

      1987

      A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Jason Mitchell was born on 5th January 1987 By nationality, he is an American and belongs to white ethnicity.

      Hollywood Debut

      2011

      At the age of twenty-four, Mitchell made his debut in Hollywood as 7-Eleven Cashier in the movie Texas Killing Fields. The following year, he starred in two movies: Contraband and Dragon Eyes.

      Career Breakthrough Role

      2015

      Mitchell got his breakthrough role, Eazy-E in an American biographical film, Straight Outta Compton directed by F. Gary Gray. His role in the movie was much praised by critics as well as awarded numerous prestigious awards. 

      Started Dating

      2016

      Mitchell is dating his girlfriend, Mary j. Blige, an American renowned singer.  Going deep into their relationship, they first met on the set of film MudBound. 

      Current Net Worth

      2018

      Mitchell has earned his wealth widely through the entertainment industry. As of now, his net worth is estimated to be around $1 million but his exact figure of salary is under review.