Shawn Cornelius is a seasoned entertainer with over twenty five years experience in the world of entertainment. During his tenure, Shawn Cornelius has performed at the hottest comedy clubs throughout the world, unlimited amount of colleges, as well as a variety of special events. Comedy clubs such as Ha Comedy Club, Caroline's, Boston Comedy Club, Comedy House Theater and Improv in New York have requested Shawn Cornelius to partner with them to host and develop numerous comedy shows. He has appeared at over 250 colleges nationally and internationally as well as performed in over twenty plays. He has been the opening act for Cedric The Entertainer, George Wallace, Keith Sweat, Babyface, Damon Wayans, The Isley Brothers, Jaheim, Gerald Lavert, Phil Perry and many more. His television credits include BET Comic View All Star (4x), HBO Tour comedian, NBC's Law & Order and Law & Order SVU. He appeared in a short film called "A Doubting Thomas/Footprints" and is presently starring in his own feature film he wrote, produced and directed Whatever It Takes The Movie “When Blood Runs Cold” due out Jan 2020.
Shawn aka The Romantic Funnyman talks about relationships, music, children, world issues and just everyday life in his comedy shows.
Shawn provides fresh, unique, intelligent, insightful, energetic, animated, delightful “down home funny”entertainment with his comedy style for all audiences. His shows leave audiences in the aisles and feeling liken they didn’t get enough funny.
He’s definitely a delight to have on any stage and has been a regularly requested headliner at the Poconos resorts for the last 10 years