Shinelle Azoroh is a versatile actress, writer, filmmaker, teaching artist and creator based in Los Angeles, CA.
Shinelle stars on Apple TV's SWAGGER as Jenna Carson, mother to a child basketball phenom, loosely based on Kevin Durant's youth basketball days. She received great reviews for her lead role, which The Hollywood Reporter named one of the 10 Best Shows of 2021. Her work has been described as “nuanced,” “tough and graceful,” “compelling,” and “a great performance.” Seasons 1 and 2 are now avail on Apple TV.
Shinelle can also be seen in the feature film, BRUISER, as the female lead opposite Trevante Rhodes, Shamier Anderson, and Jayln Hall. Prior to premiering at TIFF, the film was picked up by Disney’s Onyx Collective and premiered on Hulu in 2023.
Shortly after Shinelle graduated from The American Conservatory Theater, she made her television debut in the movie BETTY & CORETTA. Other feature film roles include the indie NOSTALGIA, and the Blumhouse's feature DON’T LET GO. Shinelle was also seen in countless national commercials. Shinelle wrote and starred in the YouTube comedy series, ROXIE WOLFGANG.
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