Mitchell Hope - Updated Jul 2024

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Mitchell Hope

Mitchell Hope is an Australian actor as well as a model. Moreover, Mitchell Hope is a Disney channel personality who gained fame for his role as Ben in Disney’s Descendants series.

Early Life and Childhood

Mitchell Hope is 28 years old. She was born on June 27, 1994, in Melbourne, Australia, under the astrological sign of Cancer. His mother’s name is Lisa, and his father’s name is not available. However, his father was a businessman in Oklahoma. Likewise, he has two siblings; brothers, Jonah, and Tobias.

He stayed in Oklahoma for a brief period.  Later, he moved to Los Angeles in search of career options. Further, there is nothing about his educational qualifications.

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Caption: Mitchell Hope on a yellow sweatshirt in the childhood photo (Source: Instagram)

Mitchell Hope – Professional Life

Professionally, Mitchell Hope is an Australian actor. He is famous for his portrayal of ‘Ben,’ in the ‘Disney’ channel movie, ‘Descendants.’ He stepped into the acting field with small roles in short films and TV shows.

In 2006, he made his film debut in the short film ‘Earth’s Last Remnants.’ Written and directed by Blake Borcich. The film was released in Australia. Likewise, he played the role of ‘Amir’ in the movie. Though his film was not a big success, he failed to make a mark.

In 2012, he starred in another short film, ‘Down the Way’ directed by Melia Rayner. He portrayed the role of ‘Ryan’ in the film. This film showed the storyline of two friends and how their friendship gets affected after their real identities come to light. In the following year, he landed in another short film, ‘Yes Mum’ directed by Jonathan Burton. He played the role of ‘Jonno’ in an emotional film where a young man’s phone call to his mother. The audience appreciated the movie with its great work and emotional story.

In 2014, he made his debut appearance on Television. He appeared in the mini-series, ‘Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS.’ Based on the lives of members of the Australian rock band, ‘INXS.’ Later, he played young ‘Tim,’ in two episodes of the show.

In early 2015, he became unable to attain any acting offers, notwithstanding appearances in many short films. Firstly, he planned to quit acting and intended to continue his university studies. At the same time, his manager notified him about the auditions for the ‘Disney Channel Original Movie,’ ‘Descendants.’ Then he recorded the audition tape, all by himself, and granted it across to Los Angeles. His talent impressed the producers of the movie, and he got a chance for a screen test.


His career took a step toward success after appearing in the Disney series Descendants,’ released in 2015. This series was a fantasy film directed by Kenny Ortega. It is the story of teenage children of fictional characters such as ‘Maleficent,’ and tcivilQueen,’ performing in ‘Disney pictures. In the movie, he played  the role of Ben who was the son of ‘The Beast’ and ‘Queen Belle.’ The character impresses audiences with his natural morality of heart. He also performed it brilliantly and received numerous admirers. The movie became highly popular.

Following the success of Descendants, he got an opportunity to play a role in the sequel of the movie. In 2015, the Disney channel launched an animation series based on the ‘Descendants.’ The animated series was named ‘Descendants: Wicked World.’ In the series, he told the story of the events that happened after ‘Ben’ was crowned as the king. Similarly, the actors in the original movie lent their voices to the animated characters in the series. And he lent his voice for Ben ‘King of Auradon.’

Likewise, he showed his dancing skills in the song, ‘Set It Off,’ the closing song of the movie, ‘Descendants.’ In the song, he performed with his co-stars, Sofia Carson, Stephanie Bennett, Dove Cameron, and Cameron Boyce. This song garnered millions of views on YouTube.

In 2017, she appeared in the sequel to ‘Descendants,’ which was titled, ‘Descendants 2.’ In this movie, he acted as ‘King Ben.’ It implied the difficult relations of the King with his girlfriend, ‘Mal.’ The movie finished with the reunion of ‘Ben’ and ‘Mal.’ Just like its ancestor, this movie too enjoyed immense popularity.
In 2019, the third movie of the ‘Descendants series titled ‘Descendants 3’ was released.

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Caption: Mitchell Hope on the character of Descendant along with his co-star (Source: IMDb)

Mitchell Hope – Net Worth 2023

Speaking on his earnings, Mitchell Hope is a famous TV actor who earned fame through Disney’s Descendants series. Therefore, his estimated net worth is around $1 million according to authoritative sources. He lives a generous and good lifestyle with fame and fortune.

Mitchell Hope – Personal Life

Speaking on Mitchell Hope’s personal life, he is straight and probably dating right now.  He has not married yet. Currently, he previously might have dated actress Tayla Audrey. Similarly, she is popular for her movie ‘On the Wall.’ As of now, he has not posted anything regarding his relationship with her. He is very close to a Descendant series co-star Dove Cameron.

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Caption: Mitchell Hope posing for a selfie with his then-girlfriend (Source: Twitter)

In an interview in 2017, Dove shared that she is super close with co-star Mitchell Hope, who plays her love interest in the films. She even continued “Mitchell and I were each others’ rocks in the first film.” In the second film, they were inseparable. She also stated he is like her best friend and brother. However, they share a love relationship on-screen.

Likewise, he is a fun-loving person. He also has a dog named Harvey. Moreover, he maintained a good image, and not too late his fame broke down with scandals.

Body Measurements

Mitchell Hope has an athletic build Body. He looks handsome and has a dashing personality. Likewise, he stands a good tall height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) tall and weighs around 67 kg (147 lb). He has light brown hair color and an attractive pair of blue eyes.

Social Media

Mitchell Hope is active on different social media platforms, such as ‘Instagram,’ ‘Twitter,’ and ‘Facebook.’ On Instagram, he goes by the handle @mitchellhope with almost 1.8 million fan followers. Likewise, he has garnered around 1.48 million followers on his Facebook account and more than 209.9K Followers on his Twitter account.