Shaun Melady: Communications aficionado turned professional actor, model and taking the stage by storm
NEW YORK CITY – Communications professional, Shaun Melady, is no stranger to the public eye; however, instead of utilizing his Comms persona, he is now focusing his attention on the runway, stage and silver screen.
Having a background in Mass Communications from his career in Marketing Communications, Public Relations and Journalism, Melady has decided to drop the pen and pick up the mic to showcase his abilities in the modeling and acting world. Recent and upcoming productions to keep an eye out for that Melady stars in are the award-winning short film, “Abysmo,” and “The Disturbance Call.” He also recently modeled Italian-brand Elie Balleh Couture in both Fall and Spring New York Fashion Weeks in The SOCIETY Fashion Show and at the highly-esteemed Pier 59 Studios.
Melady has also starred in multiple Amazon Prime indie series, as well as the award-winning Labeled Series that is found on the Atlantic Records YouTube channel – over 11 million subscribers.
Once switching full-time to the Entertainment industry in 2017, Melady hit the ground in full stride by landing three Off-Broadway plays, including Aeschylus’ Greek tragedy, “The Persians,” and two original works – “The Killers” and “Disconnected.”
During his time on-stage, he also worked with Fortune 500 clients and men’s wear brands for commercial and print work. Names including: Michelob Ultra, U.S. Navy, Tricots St. Raphael, Kane 11, Rubie’s Custom Costumes and a variety of other brands. He also brought the action to the runway for international designers and in both Spring and Fall New York Fashion Week settings. He walked for seasoned and upcoming designers, including Kuéne, Kevin Shahroozi Designs, Cindy Tran Fashion, Status Plus Fashions and more.