Shannnon Wafford was born in Seattle to a middle class family. At the age of 5 his family moved to San Diego, California. He grew up writing stories and dreaming of becoming a stuntman. His years during and following high school were spent playing in a local rock band. After the band split he started attending drama classes at night. He soon landed "extra" roles and some stunt work in San Diego location T.V. and film shoots. He also did work in college films. At the age of 25 he began working behind the scenes of film and TV as production assistant, grip, lighting, sound and camera man. In 1993 he combined his acting, writing and music into a small independent production company, SNOW PRODUCTIONS. Shannon Wafford continues his work on film, video and music production.