Who is Luke Mitchel?

Luke Mitchel is an Australian actor and model, best known to the world as Roman in the TV action crime-drama series “Blindspot” (2016-2020), and most recently as Danny Cooper in the TV series “The Republic of Sarah”, among numerous other roles that he has secured during his career.

Early Life, Parents, and Education

Luke David Mitchel was born on 17 April 1985, in the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia and is a child of divorced parents; he has three brothers and a sister. One of his brothers is a tennis coach and another is a professional tennis player who had the best ATP ranking of 109.

While growing up, Luke took up tennis like his brothers, and played until he was 19 years old, but then quit and took up acting. He went to Nerang State High School and then trained in acting at the Film and Television Studio International, working with professionals such as Iain Gardner, Dean Carey, Joss McWilliam and Kim Krejus, among others. He joined the international entertainment company Sudden Impact Entertainment, appearing in live theater shows with them.

Career Beginnings

Luke made his acting debut in 2008 when he successfully auditioned for the role of Chris Knight in the Australian soap opera “Neighbors”. He featured in 11 episodes in the popular long-running series, which was enough to then earn him the role of Peter Koliat in the comedy-drama film “Performance Anxiety” (2008).

The following year, Luke started portraying Will in the TV fantasy drama series “H2O: Just Add Water” (2009-2010), appearing in 26 episodes.

Rise to Prominence

However, it was his next role that celebrated him as an actor, as he was chosen for the part of Romeo Smith in another long-running Australian soap opera “Home and Away”. Luke stayed until November 2012, appearing in more than 670 episodes of the award-winning series. He continued his career quite successfully after his stint on the series ended – he was then John Young in the TV sci-fi action-drama series “The Tomorrow People” (2013-2014), in which he starred with Robbie Amell and Peyton List.

Afterwards, Luke starred in the thriller-drama series “7 Minutes” in 2014, while in 2015 he was selected for the part of Lincoln Campbell in the action-adventure TV series “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

The following year, he starred with Selma Blair and Symmetry in the drama film “Mothers and Daughters”, and was selected for yet another popular role as Roman in the TV crime-drama series “Blindspot”, joining as the main star of the second season, and ending his stint in the fifth season as a guest star. The role brought him further fame, and he continued with more popular roles – in 2019 he was Captain John ‘Abe’ Abraham in the TV drama series “The Code”, while in 2020 he starred in the action horror-drama film “Black Water: Abyss”.

Most recently, he played Rowdy King in the action film “Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse” in 2021, an adaption of the author’s 1993 novel, and is playing Danny Cooper in the TV drama series “The Republic of Sarah” (2021).

Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Single

Luke is a married man. While working on the soap opera “Home and Away” he met actress Rebecca Breeds, and the two started dating in 2009, three years later announcing their engagement. They married in January 2013; the couple doesn’t have children, but they have a spaniel-cross-poodle, named Alfred Hitchcockatoo Mitchell.

Net Worth

As of mid- 2021, Luke Mitchell’s net worth has been estimated to be around $2.5 million, earned through his successful career as an actor, during which he has already appeared in 15 film and TV titles.

Luke Mitchell

Appearance and Vital Statistics

This popular actor has blue eyes and light brown hair. He stands at a height of 6ft 1ins (1.85m), while he weighs approximately 172lbs (78kgs), and his vital statistics are 43-15-32; his shoe size is unknown.

Hobbies and Interests

Luke has a number of other interests in addition to acting. He still sometimes plays tennis, though only at an amateur level. His main hobbies are bodyboarding, and nature hikes, and walks. He loves traveling, and now switches time between Australia and the USA.

He tends to keep a low-carb diet, eating lean meats and vegetables and a lot of fruit, while he avoids carbs, but sometimes enjoys pasta. He can often be seen in the gym, as he lifts weights and works out differing body parts almost every day of the week.

He loves to read books, and “The Hobbit” is one of his favorites.

Luke Mitchell’s Wife, Rebecca Breeds

Rebecca Elizabeth Breeds was born on 17 June 1987, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the child of the divorced parents, and lived with her cousin following their split. She has two brothers, Matthew and Benjamin Breeds. She went to St. Andrews Cathedral School, and during these years she was class Drama Captain. After matriculation, Rebecca enrolled at the University of New South Wales where she studied for a degree in music and performing arts, however, Rebecca dropped out of her studies as she got her first role in a film.

Career

Rebecca started her career with a few television commercial appearances before she was selected for the role of Leah Pointin in the film “Newcastle” in 2008.

She was then chosen as Cassie Cometti in the TV drama series “Blue Water High”, and appeared in 28 episodes before she secured the role of Ruby Buckton in the soap opera “Home and Away”, featuring in 389 episodes from 2008 to 2012 which shot her to fame. She continued quite successfully, making appearances in the TV series “We Are Men” (2013), then playing Aurora de Martel in the TV fantasy horror-drama series “The Originals”, which made her known in Hollywood. After this, she secured the role of Nicole Gordon in the TV mystery-drama series “Pretty Little Liars”, and continued with the lead role in the comedy film “Three Summers” (2017), while in 2018 she starred in the drama film “Slam”, co-starring Adam Bakri and Rachel Blake.

Most recently, she was selected for the lead role of Clarice Starling in the mystery crime-drama series “Clarice”, which takes a new look at the life of Clarice Starling, FBI agent, from the book and film “The Silence of the Lambs”.

Net Worth, Appearance, and Vital Statistics

Rebeca Breeds’ net worth has been estimated to be around $5 million as of mid- 2021, which has been earned through her acting career, during which she has already made over 20 film and TV appearances.

Rebecca has brown eyes and brown hair. She stands at a height of 5ft 3ins (1.6m), weighs approximately 123lbs (66kgs), with vital statistics of 33-25-34, her bra size 33B, while her dress size is 4 (US).

Author

Robbie is currently a reporter for TheBiography based in Santa Monica, CA. Prior to joining TheBiography in December 2020, he was an entertainment reporter in People.

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