Shannon Ashley Mitchell
Shay, Shay Buttah, Shay Mitch
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Shay Mitchell attended Rockridge Secondary School. Later, she enrolled herself in West Vancouver Secondary School in West Vancouver, B.C., Canada.
- Father – Mark Mitchell
- Mother – Precious Garcia
- Siblings – Sean Mitchell (Younger Brother)
Shay is signed with these agencies –
- Agency for the Performing Arts L.A.
- AMI Artist Management Inc.
5 ft 7½ in or 171 cm
60 kg or 132 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Shay Mitchell dated –
- Keegan Allen (2012) – American actor Keegan was RUMORed to be dating Mitchell in April 2012.
- Ryan Silverstein (2013-2014) – From 2013 to 2014, the actress dated Ryan Silverstein, who grew up with Drake in Toronto.
- Jacob Artist – Rumor
- Jimmy Butler (2016)
- Matte Babel (2017-Present) – In 2017, she started dating actor, Matte Babel. They welcomed their first child together, a girl named, Atlas Noa in October 2019.
Race / Ethnicity
She has Filipino ancestry on her mother’s side and Irish / Scottish ancestry on her father’s side.
On asking about her sexuality, this is what Shay has said in 2017 –
“…I don’t label myself either. I fall in love with the spirit of somebody. Love is love, and that’s something that I’ll keep saying.”
- Silky black hair
- Toned legs
37-25-34 in or 94-63.5-86 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
8.5 (US) or 39 (EU)
She is the spokesperson for Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion. Also, she has served as an ambassador for the Somaly Mam Foundation until 2014.
Best Known For
Playing the role of Emily Fields (one of the main role) in the ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars since 2010.
In 2013, Shay played the role of Marissa in the short film Immediately Afterlife.
First TV Show
In 2009, she guest appeared in the Canadian teen drama television series Degrassi: The Next Generation for her role as a model in an episode titled “Up Where We Belong”.
She likes to climb ropes as a way to stay fit. She also takes help from personal trainer Andrew Schuth, who is very motivating as per Shay. For instance, sometimes Andrew would motivate Mitchell to do 10 more reps.
She is a foodie also and she does not hesitate to accept that. Shay likes pizza and pasta, the most.
Shay Mitchell Favorite Things
- Food – Italian, Thai, mother’s cooked food
- TV Shows – Entourage, Californication, Oprah
- Movies – Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008), The Little Mermaid (1989), Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
- Holiday Destination – Moorea, Tahiti
Source – IMDb.com, Wikia.com
Shay Mitchell Facts
- She started learning dancing at the age of 5.
- Her fans or followers are known as “Mitchies.”
- Shay is the first cousin of the singer and actor, Lea Salonga.
- Being an actress, her dream role is to play the Bond girl.
- Shay loves cooking. She can cook a nice pizza and pasta.
- Mitchell became an international model at the age of 15. Have a look at her pics.
- She has road rage.
- She is afraid of rodents and small spaces.
- Mitchell had her first kiss at 13 during the spin-a-bottle game.
- Like many other celebs, she was also bullied in school.
- She has a celebrity crush on Paul Walker and Ryan Gosling.