Kenneth Mitchell (actor)

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Kenneth Mitchell
Born Kenneth Alexander Mitchell
(1974-11-25) 25 November 1974 (age 41)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Susan May Pratt (m. 2006)
Children 2

Kenneth Alexander Mitchell (born 25 November 1974) is a Canadian actor.

Early life[edit]

Mitchell was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He attended the University of Guelph where he studied landscape architecture and played for the school soccer team as a striker. He attended and worked at Kilcoo Camp in Minden, Ontario, where he claims to have discovered his love for acting, as well as a passion for the art of interpretive dance.

Career[edit]

In 2004 Mitchell was cast in the film Miracle with Kurt Russell, in the role of hockey player Ralph Cox who was the last player cut from the 1980 Mens Olympic Hockey Team.[1]

Mitchell appeared as Eric Green in the U.S. television drama Jericho, which was cancelled by CBS in May 2007 but was brought back onto the 2007–08 schedule following a fan campaign to save the show.[2]

He has appeared in single episodes of Flashpoint, CSI: Miami, Detroit 187, Grey's Anatomy, The Unit, and Law & Order: LA.

In 2014, Mitchell was cast in ABC's Astronaut Wives Club television drama series, playing the role of Deke Slayton.[3]

He stars in the television advertisements for the Samsung Galaxy S4.

Personal life[edit]

In May 2006, Mitchell married actress Susan May Pratt. They have two children, a daughter (born 2007) and a son (born 2012).[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film roles
Title Year Role Notes
No Man's Land 2000 Soldier Short film
The Green 2001 Ric Short film
Why Don't You Dance 2002 Chris Short film
The Recruit 2003 Alan
Miracle 2004 Ralph Cox
Tennis, Anyone...? 2005 Nick Allen
Home of the Giants 2007 Keith Morrison
AIDS: We Did It! 2010 Short film
5-25-77 2015 John Dykstra
Television roles
Title Year Role Notes
Leap Years 2001 Spencer Matthew Recurring cast (9 episodes)
Odyssey 5 2002 Marc Taggart Recurring cast (10 episodes)
Charms for the Easy Life 2002 Tom Hawkins III Television movie
Grey's Anatomy 2006 Wade Solomon 1 episode: "Break on Through"
CSI: Miami 2006 Robert Gordon 1 episode: "Deviant"
The Unit 2006 Keith Soto 1 episode: "Exposure"
Jericho 2006—08 Eric Green Main cast (26 episodes)
Flashpoint 2008 Sgt. Pete Fitzhaven 1 episode: "Asking for Flowers"
Ghost Whisperer 2008—09 Sam Lucas Recurring cast (15 episodes)
Without a Trace 2009 Derek Wilson 1 episode: "Undertow"
Meteor 2009 Russ Hapscomb Television miniseries
Iron Road 2009 Edgar Television miniseries
The Quinn-tuplets 2010 Joe Quinn Television film
Lie to Me 2010 Duane Corey 1 episode: "Bullet Bump"
Hawaii Five-0 2010 Craig Ellers / Paul Stark 1 episode: "Lanakila"
Law & Order: LA 2010 Terry Walker 1 episode: "Sylmar"
Detroit 1-8-7 2010 Jeffery Cage 1 episode: "Broken Engagement / Trashman"
Criminal Minds 2010 Drew Jacobs 1 episode: "What Happens at Home"
Partners 2011 Det. Ray Henry Television pilot[5]
Private Practice 2011 Elliott 1 episode: "A Step Too Far"
Castle 2011 Paul Whittaker 1 episode: "Heroes & Villains"
The Mentalist 2011 Tom Wilcox 1 episode: "Fugue in Red"
Grimm 2012 Larry McKenzie / Bigfoot 1 episode: "Big Feet"
Drop Dead Diva 2012 Rick Keller 1 episode: "Family Matters"
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2012 Dalton Burke 1 episode: "Risky Business Class"
Tasmanian Devils 2013 Jayne Television film
NCIS: Los Angeles 2013 Special Agent Danny Gallagher 1 episode: "Red"
Monday Mornings 2013 Asher Knox 1 episode: "Family Ties"
Bones 2013 Ben Carr 1 episode: "The Pathos in the Pathogens"
Body of Proof 2013 Robert Riley 1 episode: "Breakout"
Haven 2013 Cliff 1 episode: "The Trouble with Troubles"
The Night Shift 2014 George 1 episode: "Grace Under Fire"
Switched at Birth 2014 Wes Recurring cast (12 episodes)
NCIS 2014 Nathan Curtis 2 episodes
Broad Squad 2015 Jim Pearse Television pilot[6]
CSI: Cyber 2015 Steve Reynolds 1 episode: "Kidnapping 2.0"
The Astronaut Wives Club 2015 Deke Slayton Main cast (10 episodes)
Minority Report 2015 Brian Stanton 1 episode: "Fiddler's Neck"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michael Ausiello (1 February 2004). "Review: ‘Miracle’". Variety. Retrieved 2015-10-30. 
  2. ^ Brian Lowry (7 February 2008). "Review: ‘Jericho’". Variety. Retrieved 2015-10-30. Having earned a stay of execution thanks partly to fans organized via that new-fangled thing called the Internet, the post-apocalyptic drama returns with two alternate endings in the can... 
  3. ^ Michael Ausiello (29 April 2014). "Exclusive: Jericho Alum Kenneth Mitchell Joins ABC's Astronaut Wives Club as Series Regular". TV Line. Retrieved 2015-10-30. 
  4. ^ Virginia Van de Wall (9 October 2015). "The Cast of '10 Things I Hate About You' — Where Are They Now?". Life & Style Weekly. Retrieved 2015-10-30. 
  5. ^ Jon Weisman (17 February 2011). "2011 network pilot casting to date". Variety. Retrieved 2015-10-30. 
  6. ^ Nellie Andreeva (6 March 2015). "Lauren Ambrose To Star In ABC’s ‘Broad Squad’; Michael Gaston, Others Also Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 2015-10-30. 

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