Rising “Mudbound,” “Detroit,” “Kong: Skull Island” and “Straight Outta Compton” actor Jason Mitchell has been dropped from a number of his current and upcoming projects reports Deadline.
Mitchell will not return for the already announced third season of Showtime’s “The Chi” and will also no longer be starring in the Netflix film “Desperados”. In addition, his reps including UTA and Authentic Talent and Literary Management have dropped him. The trade indicates all this follows multiple and serious allegations of inappropriate behavior.
Reportedly Mitchell was involved in an alleged off-set incident during production on “Desperados” which led to his dismissal from that project and subsequently from “The Chi”. Mitchell was also involved in an earlier incident while filming “The Chi” which had reportedly been resolved.