Meet Mitchell Hope AKA Prince Ben -- the son of Belle and Beast -- in the upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants. With his good looks, his amazing voice, and of course, effortless charm, it's pretty much impossible to avoid developing a crush on him. He's like the Troy Bolton of Descendants. He's that cute.
But as laid back and comfortable as he appears on screen, his career actually got off to a pretty bumpy start. In fact, just before he booked this Disney role opposite Dove Cameron, he contemplated quitting acting for good.
M EXCLUSIVELY chatted with Mitchell and he revealed tons about his acting career, the movie, and of course, his character Ben. Keep reading to find out all the crazy things he revealed!
"What’s funny is I almost quit acting. I told my agent I was going to, and she said please Mitch, just do this one last thing for me," Mitchell divulges. "And I said look, all right, I’ll do this one last thing. I’ll do one last thing and then that’s it. She said okay, one last thing… And here we are."
Wow -- we are SO happy that Mitchell didn't quit when things got a little tough. Just look where he is now! All of his hard work totally paid off and now, his story can be a lesson to others that you should never give up on something you love.
Click through the gallery to find out more secrets about Mitchell Hope and Descendants. When you're finished clicking through, let us know in the comments which fact shocked you the most!
Mitchell admits he's totally not a dancer.
"I don’t have any dance background," he reveals.
(Disney Channel/Jack Rowand)