“RJ Mitte” is best known as Roy Frank Mitte III is an American actor. He is born on August 21, 1992, in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. He is best known for playing “Walter Flynn White Jr.” on the AMC series Breaking Bad. His “Walter Lynn White Jr.” The character was very interesting. Which won the hearts of the audience. In addition to “Breaking Bad”, he has worked on many other television shows and movies such as “Standing Up for Sunny”, “Time Share”, “Who’s Driving Doug”, etc. His television shows include “Now Apocalypse”, “Switched at Birth”, “Hannah Montana”, “Chance”, etc. He also did modeling, Mitte modeled for a Gap campaign in Spring 2014. In June 2015, Mitte walked along a catwalk for Vivienne Westwood.
Family And Early life
Mitte was born in the Mississippi town of Jackson. He was delivered by an emergency caesarian and at the time of his birth was not breathing which resulted in permanent brain damage. A few weeks later he was adopted by Roy Frank Mitte Jr. and Dyna Mitte who later separated. At the age of three, he was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and a six-month attempt by doctors to straighten his feet put his legs into casts.
Throughout his childhood Mitte was fitted with leg braces and used crutches; however, over time his body became stronger through sports and exercise; his teenage years no longer required any walking devices. He moved to Los Angeles in 2006 with his family where his younger sister Lacianne Carriere had received an offer for a role in a film project. Mitte was raised by his mother after his parents’ separation and was financially responsible for the family from the age of 13, which by then also included his sister who was born at the age of 11. He remains accountable and takes on multiple jobs to get revenue.
After receiving several extra roles, including in the “Hannah Montana” series on Disney, Mitte became interested in movies and decided to take acting lessons. Soon afterward, he was offered the part of “Walter White Jr”. in the AMC show “Breaking Bad”, a character that also has cerebral palsy. For his portrayal of Walter White Jr. on the series, Mitte received the SAG-AFTRAHarold RussellAward at the 2013Media Access Awards, and also presented the eponymous RJ Mitte Diversity Award to deaf actor Ryan Lane. The Screen Actors Guild has appointed Mitte as the spokesperson for disabled actors and he is the symbol of “Inclusion in the Arts and Media of Performers with Disabilities”, who hires disabled artists.
He appeared in the short, horror movie “Stump” in 2011. The same year, he was the executive producer of the documentary Vanished: “The Tara Calico Story”, which deals with Tara Calico ‘s disappearance. In 2012Mitte was cast in the thriller film “House of Last Things”.
In 2013Mitte appeared in the rapcore band Hollywood Undead’s music video for “Dead Bite”, He also featured in the 2016 Nothing But Thieves video for a song titled “If I Get High.” He began a recurring role in the ABCFamilydrama series Switched at Birth in January 2014 portraying Campbell, a premeditated student paralyzed by a snowboarding accident using a wheelchair. On 14 July 2016, Mitte was announced as part of the coverage of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games by British Channel 4.
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