Shamon Brown Jr Biography – Shamon Brown Jr Wiki
Shamon Brown Jr is an American actor best known for his role as Stanley “Papa” Jackson on Lena Waithe’s “The Chi.” Since starting at age 5, Shamon Brown Jr. has racked up credits that range from commercials to local plays to guest spots on network dramas including “Chicago Fire.”
In an interview with Variety, Shamon revealed how he landed on the popular show, saying, “My agent in Chicago sent me an audition for Papa, and I went and they loved the way I did it. It was a couple more callbacks, which first I was like, ‘Oh God, OK, I actually have a shot, so let me do this right.’ I kept memorizing my lines, I kept listening to the feedback my mom and family members had about how to do the part. And in one of the last auditions Lena and [executive producer] Common were in the room and they loved how I did it. They said ‘Keep up the good work, we’ll talk to you soon,’ and sooner or later I got the part as Papa.”
The young actor has a long list of role models from his uncle Cory Hardrict to Tyler Perry. He told Variety: “One of my role models is definitely my Uncle Cory Hardrict, because he came from nothing and is one of the most incredible African-American actors today, in my opinion. [Another is] definitely Tyler Perry, and also Tia Mowry and Zendaya — especially Zendaya. I’ve loved Zendaya since I was a little kid, and seeing her shows on Disney Channel and everything inspired me.”
He is also a singer and songwriter. He has released several tracks including Blind2luv, Damn, Potions, Miss Me, Xo, Oreo, Your Loss, Snow Cone, Stella Rose Interlude, Backwood Baby, Lonely Nights, And Boom. According to his Instagram bio, he CEO of Shamonsta LLC, Shamonsta Music, and Shamonsta Clothing.
Shamon Brown Jr Age
He was born July 17, 2004, in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Shamon Brown Jr Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m).
Shamon Brown Jr Net Worth
Actor Shamon Brown Jr.’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Shamon Brown Jr Ethnicity
He is of African-American ethnicity.
Shamon Brown Jr Instagram
Shamon Brown Jr.’s Instagram is @shamonbrownjr.