Kel Mitchell is an American actor, comedian, musician, and producer. Kel Mitchell has made a name for himself as a skilled voice actor and film actor, yet his work on Nickelodeon’s sketch comedy All That may be his most well-known accomplishment.
Kel Mitchell also makes appearances in several games and reality TV series. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at Kel Mitchell’s net worth, including his career and personal life.
|Kel Johari Rice Mitchell
|Date of Birth
|August 25, 1978
|Place of Birth
|44 years old
|5 feet 10 inches
|Actor and Stand-up Comedian
Kel Mitchell Net Worth: How Did the Comedian Earn His Wealth?
As of 2023, Kel Mitchell’s net worth is anticipated to reach around $3 million. His income is derived from several different areas, such as acting, voice acting, music, and producing. He has also profited from sponsorships and endorsement deals.
The Early Years of Kel Mitchell
Mitchell, who was raised on the South Side of Chicago, was born there on August 25, 1978. He studied acting at the ETA Creative Arts Foundation while attending Chicago Vocational High School. Kenyatta and Kyra are Kenyatta’s sisters.
Kel Mitchell Career in Music and Television Hosting
When Kel Mitchell was admitted into the ETA Creative Arts Foundation at the age of 12, he began to take acting seriously. This organization supported and developed young actors like him.
His fascinating performances in plays like “Kasimu and the Coconut Palm” and “Dirt” captivated the spectators in his early theatrical ventures, which were held in his hometown of Chicago.
But no performance of his would make him as well-known as his part in the Victory Gardens Theatre production of “Eden.” While in the crowd, a well-known talent agent made contact with him right away.
When Kel was 14 years old, he was allowed to fly to Florida and participate in a program for the well-known children’s network Nickelodeon. There were thousands of children in the tryouts, but Kel won the part, which would eventually change his life.
The program was called “All That,” and Kel was a member of it from its inception in 1994 until 1999. His on-screen chemistry with Kenan Thompson, his co-star, was so well-liked that they were cast together for several additional projects, including the ‘All That’ spin-off ‘Kenan and Kel,’ and eventually the full-length feature picture ‘Good Burger.
One of the best sketches from the show itself was expanded upon for the film. As a rising star in Hollywood, Kel landed some substantial parts in films including “Sister Sister” and “The Steve Harvey Show” before landing his breakthrough role as the Invisible Man in the 1999 movie “Mystery Men.”
He had a leading role in the 2000 movie “The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle,” which also starred Rene Russo, Jason Alexander, and Robert De Nero. He contributed his vocal skills to “Clifford the Big Red Dog” as T-dog, a friendly and energetic dog.
He was invited by Kanye West to appear in the music video for his song “All Falls Don,” in which he played the part of a valet who collects luggage. Together with Fredro Starr, he co-hosted the program “Dance-360,” which was well-received despite only having one season.
In the well-liked sitcom “One on One,” Kel played the part of Manny Sellers. The following year, he appeared in the new BET series “Take the Cake.” His other notable work from around the middle of the decade is a crucial part of “Honeydripper.”
He also happened to show up for a “Saturday Night Live” audition, but Kenan Thompson won the spot. Yet, a weird incident that happened in 2006 caused the reports of his demise to circulate on social media.
In March 2008, he created and directed his debut film, “Dancing Fu,” in which he also starred. Later that year, he appeared with well-known comedians in the Detroit-based plays “Laundromat” and “Affairs.”
At that time, he also had multiple cameos on G4’s “Attack of the Show!” where he portrayed a variety of characters. Later, he made an appearance on the children’s program “Curious George” as a recurring character.
Mitchell returned to Nickelodeon with the program “Sam & Cat,” in which he played the rapper Peezy B. Currently, he is a cast member of the sitcom “Game Shakers,” which debuted in September 2015, and co-stars in it as a rap superstar.
During “The Jimmy Fallon Show” in September 2015, Kel made an appearance. The presenter made him reprise his “Good Burger” character. In addition to appearances on television, he is in negotiations to appear in several comedies and musicals.
He has recorded numerous rap tracks, including “Watch me do My Thing,” “We’re all Dudes,” and “Pedal to the Steel.” Kids love his songs, and because of the upbeat lyrics, he has become somewhat of a celebrity with them.
Kel Mitchell Personal Life
Tyisha Hampton-Mitchell and Kel Mitchell tied the knot in 2000, but personal issues led to their divorce in 2005. He insists that he gets along well with Kenyatta and Kyra, two of his sisters. Kel married Asia Lee, who was his girlfriend at the time, in 2012.
In addition, Kel is a motivational speaker who encourages students to pursue their aspirations by giving presentations at various colleges and universities. Michael Jackson and 50 Cent are two performers whose songs he has parodied.
What is Kel Mitchell's net worth in 2023?
As of 2023, Kel Mitchell's net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.
What does Kel Mitchell do now?
The Carson Black Chamber honored Mitchell and Lee in 2016 for their program The Back House Party. He serves as the organization's spokesperson. He recently became a Christian. He started working as the youth pastor at the Spirit Food Christian Center in Winnetka, Los Angeles, in December 2019.
What is Kel Mitchell's most successful project in terms of financial earnings?
The film "Good Burger," which was based on a well-liked sketch from "All That," and brought in over $23 million at the box office, was probably Kel Mitchell's most financially lucrative undertaking.