When CHI-RAQ is your debut on the big screen, you are apart of greatest but when discovered by Spike Lee, you are then destined for it. Michelle Mitchenor is the kind hearted beauty who is now not only captured our hearts but demonstrates that you can have it all with hard work.
Michelle has always shined in a light of her own, even from an early age as she attended Ocean County Performing Arts Academy High School then after received a Bachelors in Fine Arts in Dance from Towson University. Utilizing her talents she has performed with Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Pharrell Williams, Cee-lo Green and the queen herself, Beyoncé. While always remaining humble and knowing the value of enriching the lives of others, Michelle is in the works of beginning a non-profit for the children of Uganda, while visiting she formed an unbreakable connection with the children. Michelle sternly believes, “if your dreams only benefit you…rewrite them”, as she irons out every detail of the organization.
So, how in the world did Michelle get into acting if she seems to have this passion and a background in dancing you may ask? The answer is simple, she is a woman of many talents so she persevered and became the starlet of prime-time in Lethal Weapon, Michelle portrays Detective Sonya Bailey. The thriller includes her co-stars Damon Wayans, Clayne Crawford, Keesha Sharp, Johnathan Fernandez and many other notable names!
TALES, a hip-hop anthology series which happens to be the first of its kind also stars Michelle. She plays along aside of our favorite actor, Lance Gross, as Crystal. This unique story will continue in October on BET.
As you can see, Michelle plans to keep us very entertained and educated within our communities and around the world! Don’t forget to tune into Lethal Weapon which returns to Fox on September 26th at 8/7c and for more on Michelle check out her links: Instagram, Facebook, & Twitter.
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