Facts of Rj Mitte
|Full Name||RJ Mitte|
|Birth Name||Roy Frank Mitte|
|Birth City||Jackson, Mississippi|
|Father Name||Roy Frank Mitte|
|Mother Name||Dyna Mitte|
|Relation With||Jodi Lyn O’Keefe|
|Filmography||House of Last Things,Dixieland,The Recall,Time Share|
|Date of Birth||August 21,1992|
Widely popular as Walter “Flynn” White Jr. from Breaking Bad, RJ Mitte is an American actor. In the show, Mitte portrayed the role of a cerebral palsy man Walter for which he won several awards and honors including SAG-AFTRA Harold Russell Award and Screen Actors Guild Award.
Mitte began his acting career with some minor roles in Disney series like Hannah Montana alongside Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Mitchel Musso. Since 2006, RJ has appeared in films like House of Last Things, Dixieland, The Recall, and Time Share. As of 2019, Mitte is worth $2.5 million.
RJ Mitte: Biography
Born Roy Frank “RJ” Mitte on 21st August 1992 in Jackson, Mississippi, the United States of America. He was adopted by Roy Frank Mitte Jr. and Dyna Mitte a few weeks after his birth.
He holds American nationality and comes from North American descent.
Mitte was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at the age of three and was put in casts for six months in an attempt to straighten his feet.
Did You Know? RJ’s younger sister Lacianne Carriere is also an actress.
What Is The Net Worth Of Breaking Bad Star RJ Mitte?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, RJ Mitte owns an estimated wealth of $2.5 million as of November 2019. He amassed his fortune from his successful career as an actor.
In the United States of American, the median salary of an actor ranges around $19.72 per hour to $37,380 to $56,423 per year. With a professional career of over a decade, Mitte is sure to earn over the average range.
Mitte began his career at a young age with minor roles in the Disney series Hannah Montana, and films like Stump, and House of Last Things.
RJ’s breakthrough came with the 2013 American neo-Western crime drama series Breaking Bad where he portrayed the role of Walter White, Jr. In the series, his character suffers from cerebral palsy where in real life, Mitte has a milder form.
He portrayed his character in altogether 53 episodes from 2008 to 2013 alongside Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, and Dean Norris. Mitte won the Screen Actors Guild Awards and SAG-AFTRA Harold Russell Award for his outstanding performance in the show.
In 2013, RJ appeared in the music video for Dead Bit by rapcore band Hollywood Undead. Likewise, in 2016, Mitte appeared in the video for a song titled “If I Get High” by Nothing But Thieves.
Some of RJ’s television credits are Vegas, Switched at Birth, Robot Chicken, The Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls, Chance, This Close, and Now Apocalypse.
Besides acting, Mitte modeled for a Gap campaign in Spring 2014. He also walked for Vivienne Westwood on a catwalk in June 2015.
Life Behind The Camera
Apart from his profession, Mitte is an activist. He appeared on the cover of the Feb/March 2015 issue of Neurology Now which included a short bio and his views on cerebral palsy, his career, and bullying.
He also supports organizations like ALS Association, Los Angeles Mission, and Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Who Is RJ Mitte’s Girlfriend?
As per various sources, the 27-year-old actor is in a relationship with actress Jodi Lyn O’Keefe. The couple started dating in 2013 and are living a blissful life together.
Jodi is an American actress mostly known for her performance in the series Nash Bridges.