Brian Stokes Mitchell



  • Birth Place: Seattle, WA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/31/1957, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Brian Stokes Mitchell Fast Facts:
  • Goes by his middle name, Stokes, to family and friends.
  • His father was an engineer with the Navy and the family spent time in the Philippines and Guam before settling in San Diego.
  • Went to high school with Annette Bening.
  • Worked with San Diego's Old Globe Theatre, the Junior Theater and the Civic Light Opera.
  • Met his wife, Allyson Tucker, when they were both cast in the 1990 Broadway production of Oh, Kay!
  • Took a seven year break from Broadway after his son was born in 2003.
  • Released his self-titled debut album in 2006.
  • Before being cast as one of her dads on Glee, worked with Lea Michele when she was 8 in a Toronto production of Ragtime and again in the 2008 Hollywood Bowl production of Les Miserables.
  • Brian Stokes Mitchell Relationships:
  • Ellington Tucker Kai Mitchell - Son
  • George Mitchell - Brother
  • George Mitchell - Father
  • Lillian Mitchell - Mother
  • Allyson Tucker - Wife
  • Brian Stokes Mitchell Awards:
  • 2003 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 2000 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Winner
  • 1998 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 2001 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee

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