Shay Mitchell

Mitchell in 2011, Featureflash /

Birth Name: Shannon Ashley Garcia Mitchell

Place of Birth: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Date of Birth: April 10, 1987

*father – Irish, Scottish
*mother – Filipino [Kapampangan], some Spanish

Shay Mitchell is a Canadian actress, model, entrepreneur, and author. She is known for her roles on the series Pretty Little Liars, You, and Dollface, and in the films Dreamland, Mother’s Day (2016), The Possession of Hannah Grace, and Something from Tiffany’s.

Shay is the daughter of Precious Garcia and Mark Mitchell. Shay has said that her father is “half-Scottish, half-Irish.” Her mother is Filipino, from Pampanga, and also has some Spanish ancestry. Her first cousin, once removed, is Filipino singer and actress Lea Salonga. Shay spent time modeling in Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Barcelona.

Shay has two children with her partner Matte Babel.



Curious about ethnicity

45 Responses

  1. momof3 says:

    Add Kapampangan to the ethnicity.

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