Born & raised in Kingston Jamaica, Shanna is a graduate of Wesleyan College where she majored in Psychology, Communications and English Literature and minored in Theatre. A life-long lover of the arts, Shanna went on to attend California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), where she earned an MFA in Acting. Immediately following the completion of her master’s degree, Shanna went on to achieve YouTube superstardom with her own YouTube channel (HeyyoShanna), which in a very short time has garnered over 800,000 subscribers and 60 million video views. She can be seen on upcoming episodes of "Marry Me", "Glee", "Shameless", "Why? With Hannibal Burress", "Todrick", and will appear in the feature-length films "Teenage Cocktail", "Cleveland in the Rye", "OMG, We're in a Horror Movie", "Last Call at Murray's" and "Non-Transferable" just to name a few.
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