Christopher Mitchum Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Jun, 2021
Facts of Christopher Mitchum
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Christopher Mitchum
Father Robert Mitchum
Mother Dorothy Mitchum
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, Writer, Businessman
Net Worth $10 million
Famous for Big Jake
Married Yes
Married to Cindy Mitchum
Children 4
Divorce Yes
Education Trinity College Dublin, University of Pennsylvania, The University of Arizona
Online Presence Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter
Movies Santa's Summer House, Lethal Cowboy, Aftershock
TV Show We Are Seven, Magnum, P.I., A Rumor of War
Siblings 2
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Man of all seasons Christopher Mitchum is an American actor, writer, and entrepreneur. As an actor, he is famous as for his roles in Bigfoot, Tusk, We Are Seven, and Rocky IV.

How Old Is Christopher Mitchum? What Is His Height?

Christopher Mitchum was born on October 16, 1943, in Los Angeles, California. As of 2021, his age is 77 and he stands at the height of 6 feet 1-inch or 185 cm. 

His mother, Dorothy Mitchum was an actress while his father, Robert Mitchum. He has two siblings, James Mitchum and Trina Mitchum.

Talking about his education, Christopher attended Trinity College Dublin. Later, he graduated from University of Pennsylvania and The University of Arizona. 

Professional Career: His Movies & TV Shows

Christopher started his acting career with an uncredited role in the 1958 film Thunder Road. After that, he appeared in Young Billy Young, The Good Guys and the Bad Guys, Chisum, Bigfoot, Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came, Rio Lobo, and Cactus in the Snow. 

Eventually, the 77 year old played the role of Michael McCandles in Technicolor Western film Big Jake. The movie starring John Wayne, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Hara, Patrick Wayne, and Bruce Cabot collected $7.5 million (North American rentals) at box office.

CAPTION: Big Jake actor Christopher Mitchum SOURCE: YouTube @Carney Tynes

His other notable acting credits include Summertime Killer, Murder in a Blue World, Ricco the Mean Machine, The Last Hard Men, Stingray, The Day Time Ended, Tusk, A Rumor of War, Magnum, P.I., Rocky IV, The Serpent Warriors, and Faceless.

Furthermore, Mitchum is also a part of Leathernecks, We Are Seven, Aftershock, Magic Kid, Tombstone, Biohazard: The Alien Force, Striking Point, Bad Boys, The Ritual. His upcoming project include Of Myth & Legend and Mainland To Oahu.

Net Worth & Salary

As of Celebrity Net Worth, Christopher Mitchum is worth $10 million in June 2021. He earns a decent sum as actor, writer, and businessman.

Back in 1970, the multi-talented earned $1,000 from Bigfoot and $650 per week from Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came. Also, he gained $125,000 from Priomises to Keep in 1985.

Personal Life: Where Is Christopher Mitchum Now?

Mitchum seems single at the moment. As per reports, since 1984, he has been living in the Santa Barbara, California area. Christopher married Cindy Mitchum on September 18, 1964. Later, the couple parted ways and divorced in 1996. 

Bigfoot actor along with his former wife shares four kids. Their children are Bentley Mitchum, Carrie Mitchum, Jennifer Mitchum, and Kian Mitchum.