Brian Stokes Mitchell is a Scorpio-born American actor who has made waves in both the television and film industries. Born in Seattle, Washington on October 31, 1957, Mitchell began his career as Dr. Jackpot Jackson on the popular series Trapper John M.D. His impressive list of credits also includes roles in shows such as Frasier, Glee, and Madam Secretary. With a passion for both the stage and screen, Mitchell has earned numerous awards including a Tony, two Emmy nominations, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He continues to captivate audiences with his performances.