He has also been an enthusiastic participant in the Curious Creators’ Writers Group and Film Club. It was at the writer’s group where he developed the script for his short film, Prone to the Drone. In 2018, his project was selected for Create NSW Screenability Funding. CuriousWorks produced Prone to the Drone with Shawn as its writer and lead performer.
His artistic ambitions stretch from just wanting “to make people enjoy themselves and smile” to exploring his family’s Sicilian background. “I wish I could explore my cultural background a bit more but it is starting to disappear around where I live.”