Above image by Jesse Hodson.


Steven "Shaggy" Shanahan

Steven Shanahan ("Shaggy", because he dared to grow out his hair as a youth) is a Toronto based charming fellow who writes comics & web series, works in motion graphics, compositing, & video editing, and voices character that require the bass / soprano that only he can provide.

With his sister & comic collaborator Katie, he hosted the weekly live show, Shanahanigans Live.

Awards & Nominations

2012 - Joe Shuster Awards! - Nominated - "The Dragon Award (Comics for Kids)"  - Silly Kingdom: Alengrimrickshaw’s 211th Birthday

2012 - Joe Shuster Awards! - Nominated - "Gene Day Award (Self-Publishers)" - Silly Kingdom: Alengrimrickshaw’s 211th Birthday

2010 - Toronto Urban Film Festival - Winner - Best Local Screenwriting - Paper Games

2010 - Toronto Urban Film Festival -  Honourable Mention (Awarded by Deepa Mehta) - Paper Games

2010 - Toronto Urban Film Festival - Winner - Audience Choice - Paper Games

2010 - 4th Annual Escapist Film Festival - Winner - Show About Games Show