Shawn McDonald (Shawn Ronell McDonald)
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BiographyQueens, New York, USA
Shawn Mcdonald aka "S1-hazz" was born on August 22, 1976 In Queens, New York City, New York, USA. He is An Music Artist and Actor, Raised In the presence of Hip Hop pioneers such as; Russell Simmons, Larry Smith, Run DMC, and Whodini, working with some of the legends has allowed him to become a young protege of the late great Jam Master Jay. After showing his skills on the turntables as a youngster Emcee, it allowed him to tour and open up for top rhyme A-lister's like Lil Kim, Cash Money, Ludacris and Nas. Read more... he become an Ascap/BMI songwriter. This has allowed him to write songs for Keith Sweat and Keith Mitchell's artist of the Group After 7. Shawn Mcdonald continues to rock shows on the local television networks and radios. Over in the West Coast, S1-Hazz is pursuing his rap career while he has also became a SAG/AFTRA actor. Shawn has gained training and worked with some of Hollywood's elite instructor's and actors. Shawn landed his 1st role as a black panther in the (2006)feature film, "Walk Out". He then landed a Faun John parody role as P-Diddy in the 2007 "Epic Movie", and In 2009 he played as a student in the movie "Stay Cool" with Chevy Chase and Hillary Duff. He gained his big buzz with the international hit commercial, "Education Connection" as a rapper that aired on BET, MTV and VH-1. In 2013 he landed his second international commercial for Sceneca One. Shawn has Continued his journey making appearances on several T.V shows and series such as, "Americas Most wanted", "Girl Friends", "Everybody Hates Chris", "Bones", "E.R", "House", "Grey's Anatomy", "Days of Our Lives" and "South Land." Shawn has been able to live out a childhood dream and play the role of a boxer named Trufo in a short film, Andre Foster Directed By Vincenzo Lucciola(2014). Shawn has also done live theater, he played a counselor named Mr. Blair in Don B Welchs, "Life Stories". In 2015 You can catch Shawn Mcdonald In Chocolate City, directed by Jean Claude La Marre. Look for alot of great work from Shawn In the Near future.