Shay Mitchell is a talented Filipino-Candian actress whose acting career began in 2007. Besides acting, she is an author, entrepreneur, and model. Mitchell made her first on-screen appearance in the Canadian teen drama series ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ as a guest actress after which she went on to score a couple of roles in works like Aaron Stone, Rookie Blue, Punk’d, Verona, and Glee.
The Canadian-born diva is critically acclaimed for her effortless acting abilities both in her home country and Hollywood. She is best known for her recurring role as Emily Fields in the American teen drama thriller, ‘Pretty Little Liars’ (2010-2017). In addition to her activities in showbiz, the Mississauga, Ontario native is a philanthropist, YouTuber, and Teen Choice Awards nominee.
As a model with desirable looks, Shannon Ashley Mitchell has worked with numerous brands in cities such as Barcelona, Bangkok, and Hong Kong. Her beauty is her greatest asset and one of the major reasons she is greatly admired and loved. This has also made her the love interest of many men.
Shay Mitchell has a Long Dating History
Who says you can fall in love once or find love only in one place? Such a thing doesn’t exist, especially in our present time. Shay Mitchell belongs to the category of prominent actresses who dated a lot of men. Before falling in love with her current boyfriend, she had several relationships with a couple of men who won her heart.
Being a beautiful lady with a body and looks to die for, Mitchell usually turns people’s heads and also win all the attention to herself everywhere she goes to. So, it usually takes little or nothing for her to warm her way to people’s hearts, especially the male folks. Here are all the juicy deets about the actress’s reported hook-ups as well as fully-fledged relationships.
Keegan Allen (2012 – 2015)
Allen and Mitchell reportedly hooked up in the month of November 2012 and called it quits in December 2015. While their relationship lasted, the two were spotted together at several places and public events. They also appeared on each other’s social media timeline and greatly inspired the younger generation. To date, neither Shay nor Allen has opened up about their failed relationship and the reason it crashed.
A native of California, Mitchell’s ex-boyfriend is a photographer, musician, actor, and author. Keegan Phillip Allen, born on July 22, 1989, is best known for portraying Toby Cavanaugh on the teen drama thriller, Pretty Little Liars.
Ryan Silverstein (2013 – 2014)
Silverstein is an Instagram influencer with a massive following on the social media platform. He gained popularity on Instagram as the cousin and friend of the Canadian sensational singer, Drake. He also owes his rise to popularity to his relationship with Shay, which spanned for one year. Ryan reportedly grew up with singer Drake and is also a member of his OVO Sound crew. Like her previous relationship, the cause of Ryan and Mitchell’s separation is yet to be revealed.
Jimmy Butler (2016)
Actress Mitchell was linked to Butler in 2016 after the two were spotted at a restaurant in Beverly Hills, giving rise to speculation that they were an item. However, neither Jimmy nor the Canadian on-screen actress confirmed or cleared the air on their relationship at that time.
Jimmy Butler is a basketball player who currently represents the Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He began his playing career in 2011 and has played for teams like Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Philadelphia 76ers.
Jacob Artist (2014)
Shay was linked to the American singer, actor, and dancer in 2014 after the duo was seen spending quality time in London. The actors documented their time in the country and also shared photos of themselves on their Instagram pages. However, neither Mitchell nor the “Glee” actor confirmed their relationship.
Jacob rose to popularity through his role as Jake Puckerman on the musical comedy-drama show, Glee.
Shay Mitchell is reported to have dated Steve Milatos in the past. Sadly, information about their dating history is under the radar. Steve, originally born Stefanos Milatos, is a model and Instagram sensation born in Greece.
Shannon Ashley Garcia Mitchell is currently in a blissful relationship with a young man called Matte Babel. The two find each other very interesting and have been best of friends since their paths crossed. The actress’s relationship with her boyfriend has been growing from strength to strength as they’ve never been in the news for any sort of scandal and there are no signs they are ready to leave each other’s side any time soon.
All the Facts About Her Boyfriend
Shay Mitchell’s boyfriend, Matte Babel, was born on October 13, 1980, in Toronto, Canada. Just like his girlfriend, Matte has an impressive resume. He works in the entertainment industry as an actor, a television host, and a Los Angeles reporter for one of Canada’s top entertainment programs, Entertainment Tonight Canada.
He is also said to be involved with Drake’s business and career management team, Dream Crew. His photos with the sensational singer prove he is really close to him in some sense. The 1.88 meters tall reporter is equally listed as the CEO of a music group known as Ransom Music Group. Further information about his family and educational background is not available right now for public consumption.
When Did Shay Mitchell and Matte Start Dating?
The Pretty Little Liars actress and her boyfriend started going out in late 2016. They initially kept their relationship away from the public for a few months until 2017 when it eventually became public knowledge. Reports have it that the couple met for the first time through a casual friend. Although Shay is yet to share detailed information about her relationship with the TV host, all that matters is that they are happy together and grateful they found each other.
Is Mabel the Father of Her Child?
Matte Mabel is the biological father of Mitchell’s adorable daughter, Atlas Noa. The actress revealed that she was expecting her first child with her boyfriend in June 2019 and in October of the same year, she announced their child had arrived. Atlas Noa is a travel-inspired name, as disclosed by Shay on her Instagram page. One of the actress’s hobbies is touring around the world.
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I am hopeful that the next generation will abandon the prejudices of the past, and embrace and accept people based on who they are, versus the colour of their skin. Black or White. It doesn’t matter. All she sees are people who love her. Racism is a learned behavior. It starts and stops at home. ❤️
The Pretty Little Liars star and her boyfriend are currently raising their daughter under the same roof. She usually shares photos of Mabel taking care of Noa and showering her with so much love. Mitchell conceived her daughter following a heartbreaking miscarriage in the year 2018.
The Actress and Her Boyfriend are Not Ready for Marriage
Actress Shay Mitchell and her hunky boyfriend, as gathered, are not ready to officially tie the knot. Although the Canadian diva has given Mabel an adorable daughter, she recently admitted that she loves weddings but is not ready to become Mrs. Babel. She disclosed that taking their relationship to the next level is not really something she wants to do now and that she is comfortable with the way things are going between her and her man.
Whenever the wedding bells eventually rings, we’re certain pretty Atlas Noa would definitely make the most amazing flower girl.