Daryl Mitchell Biography (1969-)

Born July 16, 1969, in the Bronx, New York, NY; raised in Wyandanch, NY; father, a truck and bus driver; mother, a secretary; married Carol (a homemaker),1998; children: Kamari, Desmin, Justin. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, One William Morris Place, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Actor, musician
Birth Details
July 16, 1969
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) T, Here and Now, NBC, 1992-93
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Dexter Walker, The John Larroquette Show (also known as Larroquette), NBC, 1993-96
  • Leo Michaels, Veronica's Closet, NBC, 1997-2000
  • Eli Goggins, Ed (also known as Stuckeyville), 2002-2004
  • Miniseries
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Older Abner, Queen (also known as Alex Haley's "Queen"), CBS, 1993
  • Himself, I Love the '80s: 3D, VH1, 2005
  • Movies
  • Dean "The Dream" Memminger, Rebound: The Legend of Earl "The Goat" Manigault (also known as Rebound), HBO, 1996
  • Raul, "Toothless," The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 1997
  • Voice of Moocher, "The Pooch and the Pauper," The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 2000
  • Specials
  • "The First Commandment," Cosmic Slop, HBO, 1994
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Himself, Made You Look: Top 25 Moments ofBET History, Black Entertainment Television, 2005
  • Episodic
  • Man in club, "Clair's Case," The Cosby Show, CBS, 1985
  • (As Chill) Old Head, "Warning--A Double Lit Candle Can Cause a Meltdown,"The Cosby Show, CBS, 1991
  • Reginald Beggs, "The Fertile Fields," Law & Order (also knownas Law & Order Prime), NBC, 1992
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Chill, "The Philadelphia Story," The FreshPrince of Bel-Air, NBC, 1994
  • Macho militant man, "Home Again," In the House, NBC, 1996
  • Mike, "Lucas Platonicus," Cosby, CBS, 1996
  • Guest, Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher (also known as Politically Incorrect), ABC, 1998
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) "Comedians Number Three Special," WeakestLink (also known as The Weakest Link USA), NBC, 2001
  • Player in wheelchair, "Mad Hops," Law & Order: Criminal Intent(also known as Law & Order: CI), NBC, 2004
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Guest host, The Late Late Show with CraigKilborn (also known as The Late Late Show), CBS, 2004
  • The Wayne Brady Show, syndicated, 2004
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Damien, "Wheeling and Dealing," Eve (also known as Opposite Sex), UPN, 2005
  • Pilots
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) T, Here and Now, NBC, 1992
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Dexter Walker, The John Larroquette Show (also known as Larroquette), NBC, 1993
  • Leo Michaels, Veronica's Closet, NBC, 1997
  • Appeared as Leo Michaels in the unaired pilot of Veronica's Closet. Some sources cite an appearance in Man in the Kitchen.
  • Television Producer
  • Pilots
  • Producer of pilots.
  • Film Appearances
  • Chill, House Party, New Line Cinema, 1990
  • (As Daryl M. Mitchell) House Party 2, New Line Cinema, 1991
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Street photographer, Boomerang, Paramount, 1992
  • Kayam, Fly by Night, Arrow Releasing, 1993
  • Private first class Wally Holbrook, Sgt. Bilko (also known as Sergeant Bilko), Universal, 1996
  • (As Daryl M. Mitchell) A Thin Line between Love and Hate, New LineCinema, 1996
  • White Lies, Buena Vista, 1996
  • Angel, The Way We Are (also known as Quiet Days in Hollywood), Warner Bros., 1997
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Roy, Home Fries, Warner Bros., 1998
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Mr. Morgan, 10 Things I Hate about You, Buena Vista, 1999
  • Tommy Webber/Lieutenant Laredo, Galaxy Quest, DreamWorks, 1999
  • Detective Chambers, Lucky Numbers (also known as Numbers and Le bon numero), Paramount, 2000
  • Steve, Black Knight, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2001
  • Lenny, 13 Moons, Lot 47 Films, 2002
  • (As Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) Officer Hamm, The Country Bears, BuenaVista, 2002
  • Himself, Nobody Wants Your Film (documentary), 2005
  • Mobile command officer Rourke, Inside Man, Universal, 2006
  • Film Work
  • Some sources cite work as a grip intern for Kalifornia, Gramercy Pictures, 1993.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Alexander, The Day the Bronx Died, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven,CT, 1991-92
  • Albums; with Groove B. Chill
  • Various artists, Uptown Is Kickin' It, Uptown/MCA, 1986
  • Starting from Zero, A&M, 1990
  • Various artists, New Jack Swing Mastercuts Volume 2, Mastercuts, 1992
  • Prince Paul and various artists, Hip Hop Gold Dust, Antidote, 2005
  • Singles; with Groove B. Chill
  • "Why Me" (recording also includes "Bass Game" by Finesse & Synquis),MCA, 1986
  • "Starting from Zero," 1990
  • "Swingin' Single," A & M, 1990
  • Music Videos
  • (With Groove B. Chill) "Starting from Zero," 1990
  • Albums
  • with Groove B. Chill
  • Starting from Zero, A&M, 1990
  • Material with Groove B. Chill appeared in various recordings.
  • Singles
  • with Groove B. Chill
  • "Why Me" (recording also includes "Bass Game" by Finesse & Synquis),MCA, 1986
  • "Starting from Zero," 1990
  • "Swingin' Single," A & M, 1990

Further Reference


    • Who's Who among African Americans, 18th edition, Gale, 2005
    • Movieline, June, 1996, p. 81
    • Parade, October 5, 2003, p. 26
    • People Weekly, July 29, 2002, p. 89

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