Daryl Mitchell Movies and Career Information
Jul 16, 1969
Daryl "Chill" Mitchell (born July 16, 1965) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Dexter Walker on The John Larroquette Show, Leo Michaels on Veronica's Closet, and as Eli Goggins on Ed. Mitchell was born in The Bronx, New York to a secretary mother and a truck/bus driver father. After a career in hip-hop in the 1980s with Groove B. Chill, Mitchell had considerable success as an actor, appearing in House Party and its sequel, Sgt. Bilko, Galaxy Quest, 10 Things I Hate About You, and the TV sitcoms The John Larroquette Show and Veronica's Closet. He has also made appearances in the sitcoms Becker, The Game and Desperate Housewives. In 2009, he co-starred in the short-lived sitcom Brothers. In September 2009, Mitchell was profiled on TV One's biographical documentary program Life After, a series that examines the lives of celebrities following a career turning point. Mitchell was paralyzed from the waist down in a November 2001 motorcycle accident, in South Carolina. "It was dark and I didn't know the roads really well," said Mitchell, "I went around a bend and on the other side there was gravel and loose pavement and bam, the bike shot right underneath me.