Some actors are lucky enough to begin their professional journey in front of a camera at a young age, but not all of them have been able to maintain the momentum to remain in the limelight. They do not necessarily become poor and needy, but their absence from public space may breed questions about their financial status. Kel Mitchell's net worth proves that you can have an early start in your career and go slower later while keeping your finances together.
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Kel Mitchell's net worth may not be as massive as some of his contemporaries in the acting world, but he has been able to keep his name out of bankruptcy talks. Interestingly, the actor and comedian continues to get acting gigs while co-producing some of his shows.
- Birth name: Kel Johari Rice Mitchell
- Date of birth: 25th of August, 1978
- Age: 43 years old (as of 2021)
- Profession: Actor, voiceover artist, stand-up comedian, film producer and director, singer and most recently, pastor
- Famous for: Playing Ed, a goofy character in the movie Good Burger
- Birthplace/hometown: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Nationality: American
- Current residence: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Religion: Christianity
- Ethnicity: African-American
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
- Height: 5 feet and 8 inches
- Weight: 72 kilograms
- Body build: Athletic
- Eye colour: Dark Brown
- Hair colour: Black
- Parents: James and Mrs Mitchell
- Siblings: Kenyatta and Kyra
- Marital status: Married
- Previous dating: He previously married Tyisha Hampton-Mitchell between 1999 and 2005
- Spouse: Asia Lee Mitchell
- Children: Allure, Lyric, Wisdom, and Honor
- Education: Chicago Vocational high school and ETA Creative Arts Foundation
- Degrees: High School Diploma and acting degrees
- Instagram: @iamkelmitchell
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The African-American comedian and actor was born on the 25th of August, 1978. This puts Kel Mitchell's age at 43 years old in 2021. He was born and raised in the south side of Chicago, Illinois, United States, and grew up alongside his two sisters Kenyatta and Kyra Mitchell.
The voiceover actor and occasional singer obtained his high school diploma from the Chicago Vocational High School. Additionally, he honed his acting by taking drama classes at the ETA Creative Arts Foundation.
Kel Mitchell's acting career started when he was about 15 years old in 1994. He got a role in a Nickelodeon comedy sketch series that lasted for about five years. The series was titled All That. He played the comical half of his partner Kenan Thompson. So, how old was Kel Mitchell in All That? He was on the show from age 15 to 21.
The duo worked on another eponymous series between 1996 and 2000; their comical strides in the movie industry was already hitting an all-time high by this point. Kel and his partner reprised their respective roles from the All That series in the movie adaptation titled Good Burger. So, how old was Kel Mitchell in Good Burger? The movie was produced in 1997, which means that the actor was 19 years old.
Kel appeared in several episodes of different sitcoms, talk shows, and series afterwards. He also got to work as a voiceover actor in animated movies like Clifford the Big Red Dog. Below are some of Kel Mitchell's movies and TV shows:
- Game Shakers
- Henry Danger
- Half and Half
- The Game
- One on One
- Wanda at Large
- Kenan and Kel
- Caught on Tape
- The Parkers
- Nite Tales
- Mystery Men
- See Dick Run
- X’s and O’s
- Good Burger
- Dance Fu
- All That
- Wild Grinders
- The Proud Family
- Clifford’s Really Big Movies
But then, is Kel Mitchell a real Rapper? No, he is not, although the actor has played a rapper in series like Sam & Cat and Game Shakers. He has also featured in the music video of famous rapper Kanye West's track titled All Falls Down.
Kel Mitchell's songs are also a thing on the internet. Most of these songs are done for the sake of the movies and series he has featured in. Some of his songs include:
- Drop Dat What
- The Humpty Dance
- Wussup Wit the Luv
- Kiss You Back
- Digital Lover
- Hip Hop Doll
- The Way We Swing
- Packet Man
- Underwater Rimes
- No Nose Job
- Oregano Flow
What happened to Kel from All That?
The 43 years old voiceover actor has been married twice. His first marriage happened in 1999 when he married Tyisha Hampton. The union ended in 2005, although they already shared two kids at this point.
Kel Mitchell's wife is currently Asia Lee. He tied the knot with this lover, who is also a rapper, in 2012. The marriage has produced two kids, making Kel Mitchell's children four. Their names are Lyric (1999), Allure (2001), Wisdom (2017), and Honour (2020).
Body measurements and appearance
Kel Mitchell's height is around 5 feet and 8 inches which are approximately 173 centimetres. He weighs an average of 72 kg (159 lbs) and has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes. You can find images of Kel Mitchell and his ripped biceps that he gets from regular training in the gym on the internet.
Kel Mitchell is not doing too badly for himself in terms of his financial status. His net worth is about $3 million. This fortune comes from long years of hard work in front and behind the camera.
What happened to Kel Mitchell's real name?
The actor's real name is Kel Johari Rice Mitchell. Around 2006, rumours of Kel's demise peddled on the MySpace social media platform. This was obviously false. He continues to play the role of a devout father to four and husband to his lovely wife, Asia Lee Mitchell.
Kel Mitchell's net worth may be in the millions, but it has not stopped him from associating with his religious beliefs as a Christian. He became a pastor in 2019 and is the youth pastor of Spirit Food Christian Center in Winnetka, Los Angeles.
He is respected for his creativity, dance skills, and work ethic, coupled with his ability to sniff out new opportunities. Learn more about him in the post.
Source: Briefly News