Frank Mitchell is a character on the UPN series, "Moesha." The show aired from January 23, 1996-May 14, 2001. He was portrayed by William Allen Young

Character InformationEdit

Frank Mitchell owns a Saturn car dealership and the widowed father of Moesha and Myles Mitchell. He married his 2nd wife/Moesha's and Myles' stepmother in 1994 named, Deidra Moss 'Dee' Mitchell. He used to work at a Saturn dealership before he bought his own. It is later revealed by a close relative that Frank had an affair with another woman, Barbara Lee, (season 6, portrayed by Olivia Brown), during his first marriage to Marguerite Jennings Mitchell, (deceased, died 1992, R.I.P.) and had a child with her. The child Dorian Long, (portrayed by Brandy's real life brother Ray J. Norwood) was raised as Frank's sister, Sandy as his nephew. Dorian believed Sandy Mitchell was his adopted mother but it turned out that Barbara Lee that was his real birth mother. The revelation of Frank's affair and paternity caused Dorian to rebel and Moesha to move out of the house permanently.

Birth Date (Born On):
January 15th, 1954

Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA

Age: 60 years old



  • Marguerite Jennings-Mitchell (first wife, deceased, died in 1992, R.I.P.)
  • Barbara Lee (affair)
  • Deidra Moss 'Dee' Mitchell (second wife, married 1994)


  • Moesha Mitchell (daughter;engaged to Quinton 'Q' Brooks)
  • Myles Mitchell (son)
  • Dorian Long Mitchell (son from affair, Barbara Lee)


  • Roosevelt Mitchell (father)
  • Bernie Mitchell (brother;in a relationship with Andell Wilkerson)
  • Sandy Mitchell (sister)
  • Ruth Jennings Mitchell (mother-in-law, presumbaly deceased)