Mitchell Paul Mullany
September 20, 1968
Oakland, California, U.S.
|Died||May 25, 2008 (aged 39)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Mitchell Paul Mullany (September 20, 1968 – May 25, 2008) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, screenwriter, and author. Mullany is best known for his portrayal of White Mike in the 1990s comedy sitcom The Wayans Bros and as Nick Freno in the sitcom Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher.
Mullany was born in Concord, California on September 20, 1968. At the age of 19 he began his stand-up career, performing in East Oakland venues. The following year he performed on MTV'S 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour, It's Showtime at the Apollo, and An Evening at the Improv. After a minor recurring role as White Mike on the sitcom The Wayans Bros. from 1995 to 1996, he starred in his own series, Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher from 1996 to 1998. Both shows aired on The WB. During his breaks from Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher, he continued to perform his stand-up act around the country. In 1999, he wrote and starred in his first feature film The Breaks (film) as Derrick King. In 2003, he hosted an ABC reality series called All American Girl. He also appeared numerous times on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
In 2006 he wrote and published a book titled Stranded at Almost, and started a YouTube channel on January 27, 2007.
Mullany spent most of his time between his hometown of Oakland, California and Los Angeles, California.
|1999||The Breaks||Derrick King||Writer|
|2002||The Sweetest Thing||Craig|
|2008||The Fifth Commandment|
|1995||Hangin' with Mr. Cooper||Joey||1 episode|
|1995–1996||The Wayans Bros.||White Mike||Recurring role, 6 episodes|
|1996–1998||Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher||Nick Freno||Lead role, 43 episodes|