Official Website of Comedian Shawn Harris
Norwalk Connecticut, native Shawn Harris started his comedy career in 1994 in NYC, he quickly started making a name for himself throughout the boroughs of the city Bronx,Brooklyn,Queens etc. His comedic style grabs you from the moment he walks on stage-standing at 6'5 his style of comedy is from the "Old Skool" Raw, but with an up to date twist. After grazing all of the comedy clubs in NYC for 6yrs & having an opportunity to perform on Broadway at the world famous Caroline's Comedy Club (and receiving 4 standing ovations in one set) he decided it was time for Television-so on to Los Angele's he went. In 1999 Shawn was given the opportunity to perform on BET'S COMICVIEW and hasn't looked back since, his name quickly gained notoriety all over the world. After 6 performances on BET Shawn started branching out to other networks (HBO,COMEDY CENTRAL,NBC,etc) his parodied remix performance of Usher's "You got it bad" became a world wide sensation called "You've gotten Fat" getting THOUSANDS of hits on Youtube,Google & many other other media networks. Shawn Harris has a national following in many cities across the US and in the UK,as well as online communities, colleges,& on television.
You've seen Shawn in multiple Comedy Films,Music videos,Stand up Comedy Shows, Comedy Tours, National Stage Plays,and devoting quite a bit of time to a few different Charities and speaking to kids in High Schools to guide them to their own successes.
A very successful stand-up comedian, Shawn and was invited to showcase for The Montreal Comedy festival in 2005, Aspen Comedy Festival in 2007 he has had over 7 different Movies showcased in Comedy Film Festivals Nationwide winning "Best Comedic performance in a short film" at the Boston comedy film Festival in 2009 for his performance in "John The Angry Mover" he has also toured the UK as the HOST for De"Angelo's UNTITLED TOUR (2000) which made stops in Sweden,Amsterdam,London,Paris,Denmark,and Germany..Shawn Harris is dedicated to his craft and Loves what he does best which is Make people Laugh, he continues to tour the country, performing in comedy clubs/venues across the US...His goal is simple....BE SUCCESSFUL!! and Laugh Yo Ass Off!!! Comedy Is Medicine....