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Mitchell Hope (born June 27, 1994) is an Australian actor and model, known for Down The Way (2012) and Yes, Mum (2012). In 2015, he played Ben, the son of Beast and Belle, in the Disney Channel Original Movies, Descendants, Descendants 2, and Descendants 3 as well as reprising his role as Ben in Wicked World in which he voiced in.

Life and Career[]

Mitchell Hope first appeared in the 2012 short film Down The Way, where he played Jonno, and Yes Mum, where he played Ryan. In addition, he has also had minor roles in several movies and series. In 2014, he played young Tim in an episode of the mini-series Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS.

In 2014, it was announced that he would star in the 2015 Disney Channel Original Movie, Descendants as Ben, the teenage son of Beast and Belle. Judy Taylor, Disney Channel's senior VP casting and talent, said: "We were intrigued by Mitchell's natural acting style, boyish charm, and winning personality, and when we brought him to Los Angeles to read opposite Dove Cameron, it was apparent that he embodied the inherent good nature of Ben and the sense of fairness that the character represents."

Mitchell is dating On the Wall (2014) actress Tayla Audrey. They have a dog named Harvey.



Year Title Role Notes
2012 Yes Mum Jonno Short movie
Down The Way Ryan Short movie
2015 Descendants Ben Main role
2017 Descendants 2 Ben Main role
2019 Descendants 3 Ben Main role
2019 Let it Snow Tobin Main role

Television work[]

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS Young Tim TV mini-series; Season 1, Episode 1 & 2
2015-2017 Descendants: Wicked World Ben



  • He is from Melbourne.
  • He is the only Australian cast member.
  • He was about to quit acting before sending a self-taped audition.
  • Mitchell was the last person to have attempted to contact Cameron Boyce on his phone after his passing.

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