Therone Shellman is an award winning self-published author, who has also done several motivational speaker presentations. He attended Gotham's Writers Workshop in 2006, for screenwriting.
He has been featured as a model on book covers, done many background acting gigs, and intends to do more print work, and step into principle acting roles. Therone is available for modeling, and acting roles for commercials, tv and film.
Born in Brooklyn, NY and lived in Long Island, NY most of his life. As an author, the boroughs of NYC have been his sales stopping grounds for many years.
Therone, now resides in Austin, TX and decided to make the move from NY, because of the growing arts, and business startup community in Austin.
Unique traits: I look way younger in person, than I am.
Princeton Literary Review, Literary Excellence Award (Survivor I Changed the Rules Pt.1
Indie Excellence Book Award in African American fiction "No Love Lost"
Finalist in African American fiction USABookNews.com
Booking Matters Bestseller "Love Don't Live Here-revised edition" (novel)