July 27, 1967 |
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Years active||1986 - present|
|Spouse(s)||Jeanette Robbins (m. 1990–97)
Rachel Mitchell (m. 2010)
Sasha Mitchell (born July 27, 1967) is an American actor best known for his television roles as James Beaumont on Dallas and Cody Lambert on Step by Step. Mitchell also holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and is a skilled practitioner of Muay Thai.
Mitchell was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of a garment manufacturer. Mitchell is Jewish, of Russian background. In 1990, he married Jeannette Robbins. The two had four children together before divorcing in 1997. During Mitchell's marriage to Robbins, police were called to the couple's home to investigate reports of domestic abuse. He later stated in court that his domestic violence charges resulted from attempts at protecting his children from their physically abusive mother, whom he accused of being a drug user. He was able to obtain full custody of their four children, and their mother only receives limited, supervised visitation five times a year.
In December 2010, Sasha married Rachel Mitchell, also known as Sharmaine Rayner.
From 1989 to 1991, Mitchell appeared on the hit CBS prime time soap opera Dallas (as James Beaumont, the illegitimate son of J. R. Ewing). He made guest appearances on other series, including Rags to Riches.
He had a starring role in the 1988 film Spike of Bensonhurst and in 1994's Class of 1999 II: The Substitute. He starred in Kickboxer 2: The Road Back and the third and fourth installments of the film series. He also appeared in a 3 Musketeers commercial in 1989.
His best-known role came on the ABC sitcom Step by Step, where he played the nephew of actor Patrick Duffy's character (Duffy had also played Mitchell's uncle on Dallas Both shows were Lorimar Productions).
|1986||Death Before Dishonor||Ruggieri|
|1988||Spike of Bensonhurst||Spike Fumo|
|1991||Kickboxer 2||David Sloan|
|1992||Kickboxer 3||David Sloan||Direct-to-video release|
|1994||Kickboxer 4||David Sloan||Direct-to-video release|
|Class of 1999 II: The Substitute||John Bolen||Direct-to-video release|
|Luck of the Draw||Buddy|
|Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star||Angry Driver|
|St. Elsewhere||Southie||Episode: Brand New Bag|
|1987||Rags to Riches||The Duke||Episode: First Love|
|Not Quite Human||Bryan Skelly||TV-Movie|
|1989||The Flamingo Kid||Jeffery Willis||TV short|
|The Parent Trap IV: Hawaiian Honeymoon||Jack||TV-Movie|
|1989–1991||Dallas||James Beaumont||39 episodes|
|1991–1996, 1998||Step by Step||Cody||114 episodes|
|1994||ABC Sneak Peek with Step by Step||Cody Lambert||TV-Movie|
|1998||The Love Boat: The Next Wave||Ron||Episode: True Course|
|2000||This Is How the World Ends||Cop||TV-Movie|
|2002||JAG||Commander Curry||Episode: First Casualty|
|2005||NYPD Blue||Darian Lasalle||Episode: Stoli with a Twist|
- Kaufman, Joanne (1988-12-05). "Ex-Model Sasha Mitchell Looks Like a '50s Recall, but He's Riding to the Top in Spike of Bensonhurst". People. Retrieved 2010-06-22. "But his background is wealthy, conservative Russian-Jewish (his goal, he claims, is to become the first Jewish President)."
- Sitcom Star Pleads Not Guilty in Spousal Assault Courts
- Arrest Warrant Issued for Actor Sasha Mitchell