Shay Mitchell Biography

Shay Mitchell is a talented and beautiful Filipina Canadian Actress, Model, Author, and Entrepreneur.  She is popular on the TikTok app. Apart from her social media app, she is also known for her role in Music videos, films, and series like Pretty Little Liars, Glee, You, and many more. Her nature is very kind as she donates and works for various charitable organizations.

Early Life

Shay Mitchell was born on 10th April 1987 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. She is the daughter of Precious Garcia and Mark Mitchell and also has a younger brother named Sean Mitchell. She did her schooling at Rockridge Secondary School and was later transferred to West Vancouver Secondary School where she completed her graduation. As she became a teenager, by that time she successfully modeled for various companies in many cities. Later she returned to Toronto to study acting.

Shay Mitchell Career

She began her career as a model and in 2009 she was invited to a Canadian teen drama series called Degrassi: The Next Generation. The same year she starred in Sean Paul’s Music Video called Hold My Hand. In 2010 she received various acting offer because of her personality. She was seen in a short film called Verona. She also worked in a TV series called Pretty Little liar where she plays the main lead of Emily Fields, Aaron Stone where her role was Irina Weber, and Rookie Blue. In 2012 she worked on a short documentary film called Just Yell Fire: Campus Life and TV series such as Punk’d and Glee. In 2014 she worked on another short film called Immediately Afterlife. The next year she appeared on a fashion reality show called Project Runway.

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In 2016 she was starring in another music video named Under You by Nick Jonas. She was also seen in various films and documentary-like Dreamland where she portrayed the role of Nicole, Mother’s Day where she was Tina, and A Trip to Unicorn Island where she was cast as herself as it is a documentary. In 2017 she worked in Logan Paul’s music video called Help Me Help You. She was also seen in her Original series called Shay Mitchell: Chapters. The next year she was seen in films and series such as The Possession of Hannah Grace as Megan Reed, RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars as herself, and You as Peach Salinger.


Shay is very much into charity organizations. She has supported an NPO called Somaly Mam Foundation that fought Sex trafficking and was going to end in 2014. Along with her, Pretty Little Liars cast she worked with The Trevor Project and NOH8 Campaign. She also focuses on developing community and educational resources along with WE Charity and has partnered with representing clothing to promote shirts and half the proceeds go to GLAAD which aims at the LGBTQ community.

Shay Mitchell Biography

Real Name Shannon Ashley Garcia Mitchell
Birth Date 10 April 1987
Age (as of 2022) 35 Years
Birth Place Mississauga, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aries

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimetres – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown


Father Mark Mitchell
Mother Precious Garcia
Sister None
Brother Sean Mitchell


School Rockridge Secondary School, West Vancouver Secondary School
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status in Relation
Affair Yes
Husband Matte Babel
Children One (Atlas Noa)
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Personal Life

Since 2017 Shay has been in a relationship with Matte Babel who is an Actor. While having their first child the couple faced a miscarriage in 2018. On 28th June 2019, she revealed about having their first child together again. After a few months on 8th October 2019, her daughter Atlas Noa was born who has gained a lot of popularity because of her cuteness.

Shay Mitchell Net Worth

Shay Mitchell earns a lot from her acting career as some of her films and series were very popular all over the world. She also earns from her social media app, photoshoots, and brand endorsements. According to sources her net worth has been estimated at around $6 million.


  • She has 34 million followers on her Instagram account.
  • At the age of 11, she won a casting call for an international modeling agency.
  • At the auditions of Pretty Little Liars, she auditioned for the role of Spencer Hastings.
  • She is currently dating Matte Babel and has a daughter together named Atlas Noa.
  • Shay is a co-writer of a novel called Bliss.
  • Shay also owns a YouTube account where she has 4.21 million subscribers and 230 videos.

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