WTF Happened to Jason Mitchell

WTF Happened to Jason Mitchell

We reported on Monday young Hollywood star Jason Mitchell was FIRED from the Showtime Network television series “The Chi.”

According to reports Jason Mitchell, 32, was fired over misconduct allegations. Read on for more details…

WTF Happened to Jason Mitchell

CelebNMusic247.com reports that Mitchell not only was FIRED from “The Chi” he lost his gig on the Netflix movie “Desperados,‘ where he was set to play the lead,

In addition to his series and film FIRING, Mitchell was dropped by his agency, UTA; management company, Authentic Talent & Literary Management have cut ties with him.

Basically, the New Orleans native Jason Mitchell’s career is OVER!

Here is what we have learned on WTF Happened to Jason Mitchell?

Deadline reports:

The decision to FIRE Mitchell was made after “producers had received information about the alleged off-set incident.” After an investigation, he was released from “The Chi” which was renewed for a 3rd season.

The dismissal from dramedy Desperados, a Good Universe production for Netflix, came first. I hear the decision was made after the producers had received information about an alleged off-set incident. The incident was investigated immediately and thoroughly, leading to Mitchell’s termination from Desperados.

Mitchell’s co-star on The Chi, Tiffany Boone who plays his girlfriend on the show is one of several actresses who reported issues with the actor.  In fact, Boone said she felt “unsafe” with the actor, to the point that she often had her fiancè Marque Richardson on the set during the filming of their scenes. – The Hollywood Reporter

Mitchell, 32, was considered one of Hollywood’s rising stars and now, his career is basically over.

If you recall, Jason was arrested in August 2016 after an 18-year-old woman accused him of slamming her to the ground, sending her to the hospital.  As of now, Jason has not commented on the situation or the allegations posed against him.

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