A multimedia artist and lecturer with a cold, dark wooden heart, Shannan was introduced to the concept of laughter through improvisation.

He has trained at The Second City and iO Theatre in Chicago, and performs with comedic ensemble Only The Human.

Shannan received the New Director's Award at Nice International Film Festival, France and the Multicultural Arts Victoria Award at Melbourne Fringe.

He is currently taking his acclaimed play 'Asian Ghost-ery Store' around Australia, so look out white people.