Four-time Emmy winner, Author, TV Producer, and Now Creator of Puppet Palooza
Author of Being Audrey Hepburn and Things I Can’t Explain, Mitchell created the cult classic 90s Nickelodeon show, Clarissa Explains it All.
Mitchell was executive story editor of the original Ren and Stimpy. Rugrats, and Doug and Rocko’s Modern Life. He created childrens’ classics Bear in the Big Blue House, Book of Pooh and It’s a Big Big World. Mitchell wrote original screenplays for Rogue, Universal, Disney, Columbia Pictures , his short stories have been published in The New Yorker, the National Lampoon, Glamour, New York Press and Harper’s Bazaar.
Before joining the team of SNL as a filmmaker, performer and writer, Mitchell began his career performing “An Evening of Stories and Tricks You Won’t See Anywhere” and other original performance art at the New York Dance Theater Workshop, The Kitchen, Franklin Furnace and more. His video works are part of The Museum of Broadcasting, Whitney Museum, and London Institute among others.