Kenneth Alexander Mitchell was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Mitchell attended the University of Guelph where he studied landscape architecture and played for the school soccer team as a striker. He attended and worked at Kilcoo Camp in Minden, Ontario, where he claims to have discovered his love for acting, as well as a passion for the art of interpretive dance. He also loves horseback riding.
Mitchell has appeared in The Mentalist, Private Practice, Castle, Hawaii Five-O, and more.