Shawn Harrison (actor)

Shawn Harrison (born December 28, 1973) is an American actor best known for his role as Waldo Faldo, the dim-witted but lovable chef-in-training on the ABC sitcom Family Matters from 1990 to 1996.[1]

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Harrison at the Rhode Island Comic Con
Born (1973-12-28) December 28, 1973 (age 48)
Years active1985–present

Before sixth grade, he appeared in seven commercials such as Fruity Pebbles and Burger King. In 1986, Harrison made an appearance in the Kidsongs video "I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing" in the role of Mike. His mother died when he was 17.

Harrison has also made occasional appearances as the hairstylist Peaches on the UPN sitcom Girlfriends,[2] and made several guest appearances on other series prior to that, including Moesha.

He provided the voice of Timber Wolf on the animated series Legion of Super Heroes, which premiered in the fall of 2006.[3] He was also in an episode of Punky Brewster.


  1. ^ "Harrison Finds That Family Really Matters". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved 2010-09-24.
  2. ^ "Listings, GIRLFRIENDS on UPN". The Fulton Critic. 2004-12-20. Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  3. ^ "LEGION OF SUPER HEROES' SHAWN HARRISON". 2006-08-17. Retrieved 2011-01-16.

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