Photos with Carla Mitchell
As a toddler, Carla Eugenia Mitchell received her first standing ovation when she gave a speech at a 500+ church conference and has spent her life in front of an audience ever since. Before moving to Hollywood, and studying at the Beverly Hills Playhouse, she studied theater at the University of Arkansas--Fayetteville, where she was a member of the prestigious Ira Aldridge Players Theater Company. Read more... HBO Comedy Festival, the American Music Awards, the BET Awards, the NAACP Image Awards, and the Discovery network's hit shows "Dirty Jobs" and "Fast N Loud". Recently she has held several lead roles in various short films and will be making her big screen debut in the upcoming movie "Boiling Pot". Carla is also an accomplished poet, a die-hard Razorback football fan, her mama's "mini-me", and proud pet parent to a bossy little Pekingese named Jasper.