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Doc Shaw Biography
Doc Shaw is an American rapper and actor. He appeared in print ads and acted in television commercials. In 2006, he earned the role of Malik Payne on the TBS sitcom, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. Doc shaw made his singing and rapping debut on the Pair of Kings theme song, “Top of the World”, also performed by Musso.
Shaw has also made movie appearances, having been in the movies Thunderstruck, a film about basketball, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, in which he played the character of Ash. It was his feature film debut and was released in 2014.
Doc Shaw Age
He was born on 24th April 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia United States of America. He is 26 years old as of 2018.
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Doc Shaw Family
He is the son of Larry Shaw and Tamie Shaw and he also has siblings. His ethnicity and nationality, he is an African-American.
Doc Shaw Girlfriend
He is not married but he is dating Chine Anne McClain who is an actress and singer. They have dated for several months enjoying their love life.
Doc Shaw Networth
He earns a huge amount of money from his acting and modeling. His current net worth is estimated at around $ 750 thousand.
Doc Shaw Education
Regarding his education, there is no more information about schooling.
Doc Shaw Career
He started his career as Model when he appeared in several print ads and TV commercials. He made his debut on TV series Tyler Perry’s House of Payne as Malik Payne which broadcast from TBS Network. He diligent performance led him to cast in TV series The King of Queens, The Suite Life on Desk, Pair of Kings, See Dad Run, etc., which gained him much name and fame. He also featured in movies such as Nobody Loves Me, Thunderstruck, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes through which he was awarded and nominated for NAACP Image Award.
Doc Shaw Awards
He won a Young Artist Award in 2009 for best-supporting performance in a TV series. He was also awarded and nominated for NAACP Image Award.
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Teen Mag: When did you know wanted to be an actor?
Doc Shaw: I knew I wanted to be an actor after my first job on Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.
TM: Tell us about Boomer on Pair of Kings!
DS: Boomer is an outspoken and fun loving person who just wants to have a good time.
TM: If you could be king in real life – what are three mandates you would make?
DS: If I could be a king in real life, I would ban currency, have a mandatory hour-long nap in the middle of the day, and mandate that everyone has to respect each other no matter what or else you will be exiled from the island.
TM: Tell us about your cast mates – who are you closest to and why?
DS: Honestly I’m close to all of them equally. We hang out on and off set like a real family.
TM: Any fun moments, pranks, anecdotes from the set to share?
DS: Mitchel and I played a prank on April Fools’ Day where we pretended to be in a fight and threatened to quit the show. But it was just a joke and we made sure we pointed that out to everyone after they stopped crying.
TM: What were you like in high school? Who do you count as your support system today?
DS: I was always a relaxed person in school and stayed away from drama. I always had a close group of friends. My mom and auntie are my biggest support system.
TM: What is your perception of young Hollywood? How do you stay grounded?
DS: I stay grounded by having good people around me that I can trust.
TM: Whose career would you most like to emulate?
DS: Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, and Ron Howard
TM: Best advice you were ever given?
DS: No matter what you do in life continue to be true to yourself.
TM: What TV shows can you never miss?
DS: Big Bang Theory, The Office, Modern Family, and Top Gear.
TM: Do you have any dating deal breakers?
DS: Someone that tries too hard is always a deal breaker.
TM: What’s next for you? Do you have a dream project?
DS: Hopefully more episodes of Pair of Kings. My dream project is to direct a sci-fi movie with a comic book vibe.