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Shawn Michael Howard

Born and raised in Newark, New Jersey on July 31, 1969, Howard is the youngest of three boys. His parents were both lawyers. His father, Frank Howard Jr., was also a lieutenant with the Newark Police Department. Shawn attended an all boys, Jesuit catholic high school in Jersey City, and was accepted into a pre-law program at Fairleigh Dickinson ... See full bio »
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 2013 Dead Rising 3 (Video Game) (voice)
 2012 Cops Uncuffed (TV Movie)
Officer Todd Dawson
 2012 Syndicate (Video Game)
Kris (voice, as Michael Howard)
 2012 Prototype 2 (Video Game)
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 2011/I The Inheritance
 2006-2008 American Dad! (TV Series)
Man / Chris the Homeless Guy / Belmonpan
- The Most Adequate Christmas Ever (2007) ... Chris the Homeless Guy (voice)
- Meter Made (2007) ... Belmonpan (voice)
- Camp Refoogee (2006) ... (voice)
 2008 Lost: Via Domus (Video Game)
Michael Dawson (voice)
 1999-2008 The PJs (TV Series)
- Red Man's Burden (2008) ... Smokey (voice)
- Clip Show (2001) ... Smokey (voice)
- A Race to His Credit (2001) ... Smokey (voice)
- Let's Get Ready to Rumba (2001) ... Smokey (voice)
- Survival: In Tha Hood (2001) ... Smokey (voice)
 2005 Extreme Dating
Detective Rawlings
 1998-2003 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
'Flossy' Carver / Dino
- Top Gum (1998) ... Dino
 2003 Victor and Eddie (Short)
 2003 The Pitts (TV Series)
VW Bug
- A Bug's Wife (2003) ... VW Bug (voice)
 2002 The Rats (TV Movie)
 2001 It's Like, You Know... (TV Series)
- Hoop Dreams (2001) ... Patrick
 2001 Becker (TV Series)
- Nocturnal Omissions (2001) ... Clay
 2001 3000 Miles to Graceland
Roller Elvis
 2001 Boycott (TV Movie)
Fred Gray
 2001 Note come due (Short)
 2000 Ritual
Mason Becker
 1999 Jack & Jill (TV Series)
 1998 Cupid (TV Series)
- Hung Jury (1998)
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
- You Never Can Tell (1998) ... Ben
- It's My Party (1998) ... Ben
 1998 Martial Law (TV Series)
Rickey Dukes
- Shanghai Express (1998) ... Rickey Dukes (uncredited)
 1998 The Velocity of Gary
 1998 Thursday
 1998 Smart Guy (TV Series)
Mitchell Harrison
 1997-1998 The Practice (TV Series)
Warren Cruickshank
- Another Day (1998) ... Warren Cruickshank
- In Deep (1998) ... Warren Cruickshank
- Pilot (1997) ... Warren Cruickshank
 1997 Mr. Show with Bob and David (TV Series)
- Oh, You Men (1997) ... Todd
 1997 413 Hope St. (TV Series)
- A Better Place (1997)
 1997 Plump Fiction
 1996-1997 The Single Guy (TV Series)
- Vegas Finale (1997) ... Russell
- Au Pair (1997) ... Russell
- Johnny Hollywood (1997) ... Russell
- Grandfather Clause (1997) ... Russell
- Big Baby (1997) ... Russell
 1996 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
- Trackdown (1996)
- Skirt Chasers (1996) ... Antoine
 1996 Sunset Park
 1996 Flirting with Disaster
 1993 Law & Order (TV Series)
- Profile (1993) ... Franco (as Shawn M. Howard)
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Eating Barbecued Ribs with Bob Dylan during lunch on the set of Masked and Anonymous was pretty cool. In between scenes he'd be playing music on the sound stage with his band. Alex Desert and I were sitting in our director chairs just watching Bob Dylan play all casual-like right in front us. We listened to a few songs, wondering if he'd play All Along the Watch Tower. Alex said, "Aw man he ain't... See more »


Shared a loft at 92 Chambers Street (Tribeca) in New York City with actor, Jesse L. Martin, after they both graduated from New York University. The two friends also split the rent on a 2 BR house, at 711 North Formosa Avenue, in Los Angeles, where fan mail for actor, Joe Dallesandro, would frequently show up in the mailbox, as the Andy Warhol protégé, rented the house, years prior. See more »



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