Fresh off of the 2013 Shaq All-Star Comedy Jam tour, Finesse Mitchell shined as a featured performer on the "SHAQ All-Star" one-hour comedy special taped in Atlanta, GA which recently aired on SHOWTIME. His frequent appearances on "Bethenny" or "The Arsenio Hall Show" keeps Finesse’s humor on TV day and night. A "Saturday Night Live" alum, Finesse Mitchell, a versatile actor and comedian, also plays China’s Dad, “Darryl” on the hit Disney show, “A.N.T. Farm”, now in its third season. And Mitchell’s TV work ramps up even more in 2014 as he is slated to host the Game Show Network’s “Who’s The Imposter” and Centric’s new show, “According To HIM and HER”.
Mitchell has had numerous appearances on NBC’s Today show and has been seen on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," TBS “Who Gets The Last Laugh”, Fox dating show “The Choice”, VH-1 hit show “Single Ladies” as “Jobari”, BET “Comic View”, “Tyra”, "Ricki Lake," "Jeff Probst," “Comedy Central Presents” and Tyler Perry’s “Meet The Browns”. His feature film work includes “Who’s your Caddy”, “The Comebacks”, “Mad Money” and the upcoming “Barely Lethal” which also stars Samuel L. Jackson and Jessica Alba.
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Finesse graduated from the University of Miami and is a distinguished member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated. He is also a former student-athlete who was a walk-on for the National Champion Hurricanes football team and played with such UM alumni as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Super bowl champion, Warren Sapp. His book, “Your Girlfriends Only Know So Much: A Brother’s Take on Dating and Mating for Sistas” (2007) is an advice book for women. It was born out of his hip, hilarious and widely popular monthly advice column for ESSENCE Magazine.