Mike Mitchell Biography, Wiki, Death, Cause Of Death, Age, Net worth, Movies, Gladiator Star

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Who was Mike Mitchell? Bio, Wiki

Mike Mitchell was a Scottish actor and a recognized fitness champion. Born in Aberdeen on August 21st, 1955, he joined Her Majesty’s Forces when he was just 16. He went on to become part of Her Majesty’s Elite Special Forces as a Mine Disposal Specialist and Combat Frogman.

After leaving, he started working in the Offshore Oil industry, earning remarkable success in the business. Meanwhile, he also began pursuing his career in the fitness and power sports industry.

Starting his career as a bodybuilder at the age of 37, Mike Mitchell skyrocketed to fame in the fitness industry. He competed for several challenging titles and was declared “Britain’s Strongest Man.”

He earned several accolades with the World Fitness Federation (WFF), including five Mr. World titles, two Mr. Universe titles and three Mr. Scotland titles.

In 2005, he was honored with the Grimek International Award for Outstanding Contribution to Sports in Italy. He also received a place in WFF’s Hall of Fame and was given WFF’s highest honor, the “Living Legend Award” in 2010.

Mike Mitchell’s prominent career in the film industry began in 1994 due to his noticeable physical appearance and strong appeal. He bagged roles in legendary films like “Gladiator,” “Braveheart,” “City of Hell,” “The Planet,” “Life on the Line” and “One Day Removals” among others.

Following his 2006 heart attack, Mitchell focused more on his acting career. He went on to take up roles in films like “Zombie Massacre,” “Pearls of Africa,” “Dilip’s Castle” and “Legend of the Red Reaper.”

Mike Mitchell Dies: Actor In ‘Gladiator’ And ‘Braveheart’ Was 65

Mike Mitchell played three different roles in the Italian fantasy thriller “Morning Star.” He was also appreciated for his portrayal of “The Ghillie” in “Dark Highlands” and “Father John” in “Islamophobia.”

Last year Mike Mitchell won the “Best Performance of a Foreign Actor in a Turkish Film” award at the Trakya Film Festival for playing an Australian Anzac Army Officer in Turkish film “Mendilim Kekik Koyuvor.”

He also won the prestigious Order of the Scottish Samurai “Great Shotgun” award in 2017 for Outstanding Work in Charity. He worked on two films, “Blood Island” and “The Tales of Ravana” before his passing.

Mitchell is survived by his wife, Denise Mitchell, and several children. No memorial plans have been revealed.

Mike Mitchell Death, Cause Of Death

Actor Mike Mitchell, a former Mr. Universe who went on to appear in the films Braveheart and Gladiator, died Friday at age 65 on a boat in Turkey. His family reportedly attributed his passing to natural causes.

Mitchell began his career as a bodybuilder. He won the Mr. Universe title, and went on to win many World Fitness Federation Fitness World Championships, as well as five Masters Mr. World titles. He also competed for the title of Britain’s Strongest Man. In 2010, he was granted the World Fitness Federation’s Living Legend Award, its highest honor.

Mike Mitchell imposing size led him to his break in acting, as he joined the cast of Braveheart in 1994. He went on to appear in Gladiator, The Planet, One Day Removals, City of Hell, Life on the Line and Emmerdale.

Mike Mitchell FAQ’s

Who was Mike Mitchell?

Mike Mitchell was a Scottish actor and a recognized fitness champion. Born in Aberdeen on August 21st, 1955, he joined Her Majesty’s Forces when he was just 16. He went on to become part of Her Majesty’s Elite Special Forces as a Mine Disposal Specialist and Combat Frogman.

What is Mike Mitchell Wife’s name?

Mike Mitchell’s name is Denise Mitchell.

What is Mike Mitchell’s Net worth?

Mike Mitchell’s net worth is under review and will be updated soon.

What is the movie names of Mike Mitchell?

Mike Mitchell went on to appear in Gladiator, The Planet, One Day Removals, City of Hell, Life on the Line and Emmerdale.

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