Brooklyn, New York
Hailing from Brooklyn, New York, Shemar Yanick Jonas was raised in a Caribbean household (Guyana). Shemar aspires to become the best actor, director and writer in the world. Acting and filmmaking are Shemar’s greatest pursuits. Viewed as a therapeutic outlet, Shemar creates stories that are an inspiration not only to himself, but his community as a whole.
“I feel blessed, as simple as that sounds. I feel that throughout my being in every way, just blessed, truly.”