Shay Mitchell

Shay Mitchell


Shay Mitchell is a Canadian actress, model, and entrepreneur who is best known for her role as Emily Fields in the Freeform series ‘Pretty Little Liars.’ Born as Shannon Ashley, Mitchell was a big fan of Jennifer Lopez “JLo” and hence was called ShayLo by her friends. A talented girl, she had a passion for the performance arts since childhood and even talked to her parents about pursuing a career in the same. After excelling in dance and modelling, she switched gears to acting and even took acting lessons in Toronto. A couple of commercials and guest appearances in television series later, Mitchell clutched the big break of her career. She was cast in the role of Emily Fields in ‘Pretty Little Liars.’ Her acting skills gained commendable praise from both critics and audience. She also has moved to the big screen with films like ‘Dreamland’ and ‘Mother’s Day.’ And extending her talent to writing as well, she recently co-authored a young adult novel ‘Bliss’ along with Michaela Blaney.



Hair: Black
Eyes: Dark Brown
Height: 5’7″; 170 cm
Weight: 132 lbs; 60 kg
Waist: 25 in; 64 cm
Hips: 34 in; 86 cm
Date of Birth: April 10, 1987
Nationality: Canadian
Instagram: @shaymitchell