Forrest Shaw is a stand-up comedian and writer (The Jim Jefferies Show, The Conor Moore Show, and Poor Decisions). His stand-up has been featured on Conan and Live at Gotham. His Comedy Dynamics stand-up special ‘Poor Decisions’ was released on Amazon Prime. His comedy albums Mister Grizzly and The Bella EP were recorded with Comedy Records, and can be heard on Sirius/XM Satellite radio, Pandora, and Spotify. He has also been featured in numerous festivals such as Just For Laughs Montreal, Comedy Central's Clusterfest, Bridgetown, the Boston Comedy Festival, Comedy Central's South Beach Comedy Festival, and the Moontower Comedy Festival. He is co-host of the ‘I Don’t Know About That’ podcast with Jim Jefferies. Forrest is also co-writer (and lead actor) of the award-winning web series, Labor Days. As an actor he has appeared on FX, Comedy Central, and Animal Planet.
Forrest became a stand up comic after a decade of life as a marine biologist. On stage he opens up about his gambling addiction, struggles with health, and his life growing up in Miami raised by his single hippie mother. Forrest delivers his jokes with a unique perspective on life as a cynical critic of our shortcomings as a species. Also, he likes cats.