LEGENDARY COMEDIAN SHAWN WAYANS FROM “IN LIVING COLOR,” & CREATOR OF “THE BOO CREW”
HEADLINES STRESS FACTORY July 12-13
Legendary actor and comedian Shawn Wayans, loved by audiences for his raw humor, will headline the Stress Factory comedy club. Wayans, widely recognized as the resident DJ SW1 of the Emmy Award winning comedy series, “In Living Color” has made his mark known for his role in the box office hits, "Scary Movie", "Scary Movie 2" and "White Chicks."
Shawn made his acting debut in 1989 in his brother Keenen Ivory Wayans feature film, “I’m Gonna Get You Sucka.” He then co-produced, co-wrote and starred opposite Marlon Wayans in the blockbuster hits “White Chicks”, “Little Man,” “Dance Flick,” “Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in The Hood,” “The Wayans Bros,” “Scary Movie" and "Scary Movie 2” directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans.
In 2006, Shawn created "The Boo Crew” animated specials for Nickelodeon where he plays the voice of Slim. It's about nine inner city kids in Boo York City from diverse background which takes a humorous look at the trials and tribulations infused with comedy and music. In addition to creating, Shawn is also writing, directing, voicing the series for the revival with new episodes on its YouTube channel, The Boo Crew TV.
When not on the road performing stand-up, Shawn's alter ego DJ SW1 can be heard spinning beats in venues around the country and working hard creating in the “lab” busy concocting his next projects.
Shawn can next be seen performing stand-up on July 12-13th at the Stress Factory in New Brunswick, NJ. https://newbrunswick.stressfactory.com/