Mini Bio (1)
Originally from Atlanta, Georgia her early education was at the Galloway School with additional summer training programs at the North Carolina School of the Arts, and The Gaiety School of Acting (National Theatre School of Ireland) founded by Joe Dowling. While in Atlanta she was a member of the Capital City Opera Company. Shannon went on to graduate cum laude from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a BFA in theater. Repertory work in summer stock and regional theaters include work at the Jekyll Island Theater, UNCG Summer Rep, 7 Stages, Theatre in the Square, and Theatrical Outfit. After receiving her MFA from the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, she stayed and performed on A.C.T.'s mainstage for a year before moving to New York City where she performed in Off-Broadway productions. Shannon now lives in Los Angeles with her husband, actor/writer/director Jim Roof, where she continues to produce and act on stage and in movies.
Theater Credits Include: A Streetcar Named Desire, Faithful, A Christmas Carol, Machinal, The Royal Family, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Lynching of Leo Frank, Romeo and Juliet, Antigone, In-Berlin, The Moviegoer, Taming of the Shrew, Cloud Cookoo Land, Company, The Kentucky Cycle, Top Girl, Arsenic and Old Lace, The White-Haired Girl, Cotton Patch Gospel, Charlotte's Web, The Praying Mantis, Sweet Charity, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, The Bald Soprano, Carousel, The Pajama Game, Brigadoon, The Pirates of Penzance, Dames at Sea, Suor Angelica, La Boheme, and I Never Saw Another Butterfly.
Film and Television Credits Include: The House with 100 Eyes, Zombie Strippers!, Alyce, Empty Rooms, Murderabilia, Zommunists: The Dead Menace, Deathchair: The Chair that Eats, The Nice Guy, Wonderland, The Beat, and Star Chicks.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Shannon Malone