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Jason Mitchell        

Actor; Known for "Straight Outta Compton"

Jason Mitchell is an actor, best known for portraying rapper Eazy-E in the 2015 biopic "Straight Outta Compton".

Mitchell previously starred in films such as "Texas Killing Fields", "Contraband" and "Broken City", before appearing in his breakout role in "Straight Outta Compton", which earned him numerous award nominations.

He has since appeared in TV and film productions such as "Mudbound", "The Disaster Artist", "Kong: Skull Island", and "The Chi" (2018-19).

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From Eazy-E to 'Mudbound,' Jason Mitchell is one of Hollywood's ...

Perhaps the most emotionally charged role of the 2015 blockbuster “Straight Outta Compton” is that of late N.W.A rapper Eazy-E , as played by Jason Mitchell. In a number of scenes, after Eazy-E finds out he had AIDS, Mitchell captures a level of sensitivity not often afforded black men in media; there's ugly-crying and ...

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