Shaun Flynn

Shaun Flynn

Shaun Patrick Flynn is an actor, writer, comedian and impressionist. He began his career performing improv comedy in New York City, having studied and performed at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and The Magnet Theater.

As a standup, Shaun has played top NYC comedy clubs including COMIX, THE COMIC STRIP LIVE, CAROLINES ON BROADWAY and GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB. He also has also performed at the legendary APOLLO THEATER in Harlem. In 2009, he was selected for the inaugural New York Comedy Contest and was tabbed as a staff pick by Rooftop Comedy.

An NC State graduate, Shaun started writing when he took a news writing course to fulfill a requirement for his bachelors degree. Since then he has written and produced several sketch videos that have been featured on the website Funny or Die. He is also the creator of sportsjest.com, a sports satire and humor website that parodies ESPN.

Shaun now lives in Chapel Hill and continues to study the art of improvisation at DSI. When he's not performing, he's following the four major sports and complaining about the management decisions of the New York Knicks organization.