Radha Mitchell Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Sep, 2021
Facts of Radha Mitchell
Date of Birth: 1973 , November-12
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Radha Mitchell
Birth Name Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell
Nick Name Raha Mitchell
Father Norman Mitchell
Mother Adriana Mitchell
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Melbourne
Ethnicity White-Australian
Profession Actress
Net Worth $4 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Body Measurements 36-27-34
Weight in KG 52 KG
Famous for movies
Boyfriend N/A
Married to N/A
Children N/A
Education St Michael's Grammar School
Awards Independent Spirit Award
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
Movies London Has Fallen
TV Show Red Widow, Sugar and Spice
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Radha Mitchell is a beautiful and talented actress from Australia. She is best known for starring in the Academy Award-winning movie Finding Neverland alongside Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet. She started her career acting in various Australian television series and films and, later appeared in numerous Hollywood films including High Art, Pitch Black, Phone Booth, and The Crazies

She made her Hollywood film debut in 1998's High Art. She starred in the 2000 science fiction horror Pitch Black, which grossed $53.2 million at the box office. She has been nominated for several awards including Screen Actors Guild Awards and Australian Film Institute Awards

Early Life And Education Of Radha Mitchell

Radha Mitchell was born as Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell on the 12th of November, 1973, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia under the birth sign Scorpio. She is of Australian nationality and belongs to the White-Australian ethnicity. 

Mitchell is the daughter of Adriana Mitchell (mother) and Norman Mitchell (father).  Her mother is a model and designer, whereas her father is a filmmaker. Before she was born her parents' traveled to India, and thus her name comes from the love of Lord Krishna, according to the Hindu religion.

Her first name Radha came from Hinduism and her other names came from Indian origin.  Similarly, the words Rani and Ananda in her name mean Queen and Peace, respectively.

Born and raised in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, she was her parent’s only child and was raised with all love and care in the world. Inspired by her parent’s line of work she always had the idea to move to a fame industry as she grew up, be it modeling or acting.

Mitchell studied the St. Michael's Grammar School, where she learned the basics of acting and also began to perform. She had been in her father’s studio a lot of times and thought that acting in school was much fun and simpler.

After she graduated from her school, she went to the United States of America and joined the University of California, and began to study Fine Arts. She thought that Hollywood be a better platform to express herself and see what it had to offer to her. 

Radha Mitchell's Career: Movies And TV Shows

Radha Mitchell's first acting role came in 1988 when she was seen in a smaller role in ABC’s Sugar and Spice. Although she had a minor appearance in Neighbours (1994), she gradually grew up and grabbed the role of Catherine O'Brien, from 1996/ 97. She shared the screen with Kylie Minogue, Margot Robbie, and Stefan Dennis.

After 1997, she was approached to play in two movies, her first movie named High Art and the second one was Everything Put Together. With these two independent movies winning Independent Spirit Award, her popularity grew quickly and more movies followed her way like Man on Fire, Phone Booth, Pitch Black, etc.

Her next movie Finding Neverland, in which she featured opposite Johnny Depp She also won the Academy Award for the best-supporting actress alongside the nomination for Screen Actors Guild Award- Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture.

In 2009, Mitchell worked in the Australian film, The Waiting City with Joel Edgerton. Her performance helped her to win the Antipodes Film Festival Awards. Furthermore, she has been also nominated for the Film Critics Circle of Australian Awards and Inside Film Awards.

Radha Mitchell also played in Woody Allen’s Melinda and Melinda. She was also seen in Mozart and the Whale, Silent Hill, Henry Poole Is Here, Rogue, and The Children of Huang Shi. 




Following year, she appeared in the film Feast of Love starring Morgan Freeman and Greg Kinnear and Rogue starring Michael Vartan and Sam Worthington. Froom 2010-15, she has appeared in few movies and TV series including Standing Up, Fugly! and Red Widow

In 2016, she featured in four films; London Has Fallen, The Darkness, Looking for Grace, and Sacrifice. In 2017, she appeared in the American drama film The Shack. In 2018, she appeared in an Aussie movie Swinging Safari alongside Guy Pearce, Julian McMahon, Kylie Minogue, Asher Keddie, and other stars.

As of 2018, Mitchell made an appearance in several movies including Swimming SafariCeleste, and The World Without You. Her works in several movies and TV series are appreciated by a number of fans and critics as well.

In the same year, Mitchell also featured in the TV series The Romanoffs

Radha Mitchell's Net Worth And Salary

Radha Mitchell has collected a large amount of money from her iconic role in both movies and TV series. Her net worth as per Celebrity's net worth is $4 million, at present. Mitchell's mains source of income is her acting career. 

Mitchell worked in several movies which made an impressive box office collection. Here is the list of her hit movies:

Movies Budget Box Office Collection IMDB Rating Cast Members
Finding Neverland (2004) $25 million $116.8 million 7.7 Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Freddie Highmore.
Man on Fire (2004) $70 million $130.3 million 7.7 Dakota Fanning, Denzel Washington, and Christopher Walken.
Surrogates (2009) $80 million $122.4 million 6.3 Bruce Willis, Rosamund Pike, and Ving Rhames.
Olympus Has Fallen (2013) $70 million $170.2 million 6.5 Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, and Morgan Freeman.
London Has Fallen (2016) $60 million $205.9 million 5.9 Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman, and Angela Bassett.

According to some online sources, a TV star averagely earns a salary that ranges from $150k to $1 million. With such earning, she is maintaining her lavish lifestyle.

Mitchell has appeared in TV series such as Longmire, Red Widow, Uprising, The Chosen, Halifax f.p., Neighbours, Blue Heelers, Law of the Land, Phoenix, All Together Now, Sugar, and Spice. 

Radha Mitchell's Personal Life And Relationship 

Radha Mitchell is unmarried and has no children yet. Mitchell is private when it comes to her personal life and relationship. She prefers to hide it from the media and limelight. With the limited information, she has shared about her love life, it can be assumed that she is possibly single in the present day. 

Previously, Mitchell was rumored to be dating but has not confirmed. In 2006, she was linked to New Zealand actor Martin Henderson. Their affair did not last for a long time and separated in a short time. After separating him, she has not dated anyone publicly. 

It's been a quite long time since the actress has remained tight-lipped about her love life and dating.

Besides, Mitchell is a vegetarian and practices yoga regularly.  Furthermore, the actress is active on social media and has a good fan following. She has also a  great attachment to animals and has a black cat and pet too. 

Radha Mitchell's Body Measurement And Other Facts

  • Height = Radha Mitchell stands at a height of 5' 5¾" (1.67 m).
  • Weight = She weighs 52kg.
  • Body Measurement = Mitchell has maintained a perfect body with a body measurement of 32-25-34 inches. 
  • Age = As of 2019, her age is 45.
  • Hair Color: Light Brown 
  • Eye Color: Brown 
  • Bra/Bust Size: 12B | 34B
  • Waist Size: 64 cm | 25 in
  • Hip Size: 86 cm | 34 in
  • Birth Name: Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • She uses to do yoga on a regular basis.
  • She is a vegetarian.
  • She also loves singing Karaoke.

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