Shaun Cassidy Biography
(Producer, Actor, Singer)
Birthday: September 27, 1958 (Libra)
Born In: Los Angeles, California
Shaun Cassidy is an American television producer, screenwriter, former actor, and singer. The son of prominent actors and singers, he ventured into the field of entertainment quite early on. He began his career as a singer and achieved much success with his numerous albums and singles. He was elevated to the status of a teen idol and earned millions of fans worldwide. His popularity as a singer motivated him to try acting as well. During his acting career in the 1970s and 1980s, he was part of popular shows like ‘The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries’, ‘Breaking Away’, and ‘General Hospital’. He later shifted his focus from acting to screenwriting and production from the late 1980s. He has written scripts for television movies and shows like ‘Midnight Run for Your Life’, ‘American Gothic’, ‘Roar’, ‘Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family’, ‘Invasion’ and ‘Hysteria’. With time, he went on to work as an executive producer as well.