John David Bennett II played Shawn on Barney and Friends from 1992 to 1995. During the series season 2, Shawn began to wear glasses.
- His first appearance was in the episode "The Queen of Make-Believe" in 1992.
- His last appearance was in the episode "Up we Go" in 1995.
- Shawn also appeared in a few videos from Barney and Friends Classic Collection in 1996.
- He likes to build things.
- His best friend is Min.
- In the second season, Shawn began to wear glasses.
- For the castle scene in A Royal Welcome!, Shawn was wearing a red paper crown with a red cape, a red polo shirt and a red king hood.