Mitchell Hope stars as Prince Ben, the charming and benevolent son of Beauty and the Beast and soon-to- be King of Auradon, in “Descendants,” and “Descendants 2” the Disney Channel Original Movie directed by Emmy Award-winning director and choreographer Kenny Ortega.
Mitchell always had a love for the dramatic arts, and he was constantly involved in the theatre program in his community and at his high school. Mitchell’s first performance was as the ‘Mock Turtle’ in a production of ‘Alice in Wonderland’.
Mitchell landed his first onscreen role in an Australian short film “Down the Way.” Mitchell’s television debut was as ‘Young Tim Farriss’ in “Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS”.
Mitchell is from and currently resides in Melbourne, Australia. He has two younger brothers and a dog. He likes to spend his spare time with his friends and family playing basketball, squash and surfing.