Who is Rick Moranis’ Son Mitchell Moranis?

Mitchell Moranis is an actor, producer, screenwriter, musician, songwriter, and comedian. He is the son of Rick Moranis, who is also a renowned actor, comedian, and musician, and his late wife, Ann Belsky.

Mitchell Moranis lives a very private life and is not available on social media. However, a couple of things about his childhood, parents, and current career are available to the media and public as well. In this article, you will learn who Rick Moranis’ son Mitchell Moranis is.

Summary of Mitchell Moranis’ Biography 

  • Full Name: Mitchell Moranis
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of Birth: 7th of February 1988
  • Mitchell Moranis’ Age: 34 years old
  • Ethnicity: Hungarian
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Mitchell Moranis’ Parents: Rick Moranis (father) and Ann Belsky (mother)
  • Siblings: Rachel Moranis
  • Famous for: Being the son of Rick Moranis

How Old Is Mitchell Moranis?

Mitchell Moranis is currently 34 years old. He was born Mitchell Derek Frederick Allan Moranis on the 7th of February 1988. Mitchell was born into the happy family of Rick Moranis and Ann Belsky in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and has a sister called Rachel Moranis. He is of Jewish ancestry and has a Hungarian heritage.

His sister Rachel is a businesswoman and entrepreneur who currently lives in New York. She previously worked as a research assistant at Harvard Graduate School until 2018, when she launched her own company called “Octopus Holdings.”

Mitchell Moranis’ Parents Got Married In 1986

Mitchell Moranis’ parents, Rick Moranis and Ann Belsky, got married in 1986 in a ceremony that took place at The Lakeview, a charming lakefront event venue in Toronto, Ontario. Details about how the couple met and how long they dated before making it official are not available to the public.

What we know is that their union produced two amazing children before Ann Belsky passed on five years after her marriage to Rick Moranis- in 1991.

His Father, Rick Moranis, is a Multi-talented Entertainer

Rick Moranis is a comedian, actor, producer, voice-over artist, and songwriter. He started his career in the entertainment industry as a radio disc jockey around the mid-1970s, and today, he is a well-recognized personality in the South African entertainment industry.

In 1983, he played the role of Bob McKenzie in Strange Brew, a movie he co-wrote and co-directed. He is well known for featuring in films like Streets of Fire, Ghostbusters, Brewster’s Millions, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Parenthood, Brother Bear, and Brother Bear 2, to mention just a few.

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He has also worked in TV productions like the Canadian television sketch comedy show, SCTV (as an actor and writer), SCTV Network, Twilight Theater, The Earth Day Special, Shelley Duvall’s Bedtime Stories, Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids, Bob & Doug McKenzie’s and Two-Four Anniversary.

Rick Moranis has three music albums to his name: You, Me, the Music and Me, My Mother’s Brisket & Other Love Songs, and The Agoraphobic Cowboy.

Mitchell Moranis Lost His Mother At The Age Of Three

Mitchell Moranis was not opportune to have his mother around while growing up, as her life was snatched away from her by breast cancer while he was still growing up. Ann Belsky died on the 4th of February 1991, and her death was a big blow to the face of her husband, who she had been married to for only five years. Before her death, she used to work as a fashion designer.

According to findagrave.com, she was buried at New Montefiore Cemetery, and the inscription on her tombstone is “Brought joy to life and special love to her husband and children.” She died at the age of 34. We have details about how Mitchell Moranis has coped with losing his mother at a very young age, but we can say they did turn out well.

Mitchell’s Father Took A Break From Acting After His Mother Died

At the time of Ann Belsky’s death, Mitchell and his sister Rachel were still too young to understand what had happened. However, their father was determined not to allow the death of his wife to affect his children so much, so he took the bold decision of putting a hold on his career in 1997. According to him, he could not manage his acting career and being a single parent.

Acting required that he travel to different shooting locations and production sets to shoot movies, and that was too much time to be spent without his children, considering their mother’s absence. His initial plan was to take a little break, but it turned out to be a long one, as he spent more than 20 years away from acting.

During this period, he declined several gigs. However, in 2015, he had his grand come back. Since then, he has featured in The Goldbergs, Prop Culture, and An Afternoon with SCTV. Mitchell Moranis and his sister were raised by their father as single fathers who, against all odds, raised them until they became adults.

Mitchell Moranis is Following His Father’s Career Path

Mitchell Moranis has followed his father’s career path. According to sources online, he is a comic, actor, musician, and producer. However, we don’t have details about the productions Mitchell has worked on. He is a very private person and does not have any recognized social media handle.

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The fact that nothing much is known about Mitchell may be credited to the fact that his father was away from acting while he was growing up. However, this is not to say that Mitchell was raised to stay away from the public, as there are pictures of Rick Moranis with his Mitchell and Rachel at events.

We also do not have details about what Mitchell’s relationship with Rick Moranis is like, but considering the sacrifice, his father made to be there for himself and his sister, Rachel, they most likely have a fantastic father and son relationship. There are reports that Mitchell Moranis currently lives in Toronto, his hometown.

Is Mitchell Moranis Married?

Mitchell Moranis has never been known to be in a relationship with anyone. As a result, we cannot say for sure what his sexual orientation is and who he is currently dating. However, there are reports that he is not in a relationship with anyone and is more focused on building a sustainable future and career for himself.

We also don’t have details about whether or not he has children. However, as years go by, more about him may be released to the media. It is also possible that he is not interested in living a life open to the media.

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