More Radha Mitchell Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Finding Neverland)Radha Mitchell is building a career as one of Hollywood's newest leading ladies with an upcoming Woody Allen film, and roles opposite Denzel Washington, Will Ferrell, Josh Hartnett, and Johnny Depp. Mitchell is best known for her performances in Phone Booth opposite Colin Farrell, Pitch Black with Vin Diesel and High Art.
Mitchell has a starring role in Man on Fire opposite Denzel Washington where she plays the mother of a missing child who has been kidnapped. She has previous experience working with director Marc Forster. In 2000 she starred and produced the Independent Spirit Award nominated film Everything Put Together.
Mitchell plays the title character in Woody Allen's new Fox Searchlight film Melinda and Melinda, opposite Will Ferrell. She is currently shooting Petter Naess' film Mozart and the Whale, written by Ron Bass (Rain Man), starring opposite Josh Hartnett. Most recently she starred opposite Colin Farrell in Joel Shumacher's Phone Booth.
Mitchell starred in the box-office hit Pitch Black opposite Vin Diesel. The actress gave a memorable performance as Syd, the young editorial assistant who falls in love with Ally Sheedy's heroin addicted photographer character in Lisa Cholodenko's critically acclaimed drama High Art. Her role in Emma-Kate Croghan's romantic comedy Love and Other Catastrophes was highly praised at both the Cannes and Sundance film festivals.
Other recent film credits include When Strangers Appear with Josh Lucas, the independent feature Dead Heat opposite Keifer Sutherland and Anthony LaPaglia, Nobody's Baby with Gary Oldman and Skeet Ulrich, and Rodrigo Garcia's Ten Tiny Love Stories. On television, she starred with Hank Azaria and Donald Sutherland in NBC's critically acclaimed mini-series Uprising for director Jon Avnet.
Biography #3 (for Phone Booth)Radha Mitchell is best known for her performances in Pitch Black, High Art, Love & Other Catastrophes as well as the Independent Spirit Award-winning film Everything Put Together.
Mitchell is currently filming Miramax's Neverland, directed by Marc Forster (Monster's Ball), in which she plays Johnny Depp's wife. The film is the true story of author James M. Barrie's creation of Peter Pan. FilmColony and Key Light Entertainment will produce. Mitchell recently completed production in Australia on director Richard Franklin's (Brilliant Lies) Visitors. In that film, Mitchell stars as
Georgia Perry, the first woman to sail around the world by herself and due to her solitude, slowly lost her mind and believed she encountered visitors during her voyage. The film is being made by Bayside Pictures.
Her additional upcoming films include: Screen Gems' Shearer's Breakfast with Barry Watson, Josh Lukas and Kevin Anderson; the independent feature I Fought the Law opposite Kiefer Sutherland and Anthony LaPaglia; and Nobody's Baby with Gary Oldman and Skeet Ulrich, which premiered at the 2001 Sundance Film Festival.
Mitchell starred in the box-office hit Pitch Black, opposite Vin Diesel and Cole Hauser. Her performance in Everything Put Together, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2000, garnered her rave reviews. The film, which, Mitchell also produced along with Sean Furst for director Marc Forster, was nominated for a 2001 Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature Under $500,000.
Mitchell gave a memorable performance as Syd, the young editorial assistant who falls in love with Ally Sheedy's heroine addicted photographer character, in Lisa Choldenko's critically acclaimed drama High Art. Her role in Emma-Kate Croghan's romantic comedy Love and Other Catastrophes was highly praised at both Cannes and Sundance Film Festivals. She can also be seen in Cowboys and Angels, which premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival, opposite Mia Kirshner and Adam Trese.
Born and raised in Melbourne, Australia, Mitchell began her acting career while still in high school. She began her career working in Australian television, then films. Her first film to appear at the Sundance Film Festival was The Sleeping Beauties. She currently resides in Los Angeles.
Bio courtesy Fox for "Phone Booth" (01-Jan-2000)