There is no any information about his married life but it seems like he has been in love affairs several times. From that romantic love life, he has been parents thrice. His first child, daughter Laila was born in 1999.
Shawn is the 1989 graduate of Bayard Rustin High School for the Humanities. He has been active in acting since 1988, that year he appeared in the comedy parody movie, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. Next year, he appeared in the television series, In Living Color. He is also a great screenwriter and he made his writing debut in 1995 and that was with The Wayans Bros. He also appeared as the director and producer of this TV series. His net worth is expected to be around $30 million.