World renowned, multi ethnic, stand up comedian Shawn Felipe, believes that comedy is derived from the pain of life. Shawn’s stand up has been featured on various networks including WorldAsia TV, AZN TV, IA TV, TFC Channel, Sprint Comedy Time Network and National Lampoons Comedy Radio. Shawn has also appeared as an actor on numerous commercials as well as NBC’s cop TV series “Hawaii”. Shawn has performed live with many renowned comedians including the likes of Russell Peters, Anjelah Johnson, Jokoy.
While Shawn’s passion lies in stand up comedy, his performances have earned him a nomination for Best New Artist for the 2008 Hawaii Music Awards, Best Take Out Comic in Hawaii, and top 7 Comic at the world renowned 36th Annual San Francisco International Comedy Competition in 2011.
Based on demand, Shawn’s live stand up continues to expand the globe from the USA to Singapore, Canada, Japan, the Middle East and Colleges Nationwide.
Shawn was born in Victorville, Ca, then raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. Where he later attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa; with a focus in Theatrical Arts and Television production, then pursuing his comedy and acting career.
In addition to comedy, Shawn”s other passion is Filmmaking.
Shawn’s new release called “Someday This Will Be Funny” will be available on DVD and CD very soon. Pre-orders are currently being accepted. Shawn’s last release “Smell My Finger Again” is available for purchase on www.shawnfelipe.com or at select shows.