Shayne Robert Topp
September 14, 1991 (age 26)
5' 8’’ (1.73 m.)
Shayne Robert Topp (born September 14, 1991) is an American actor and regular Smosh cast member. He is also the announcer for Smosh's game show, You Posted That? and the main co-star of The Damien and Shayne Show on Smosh Games along with Damien Haas.
He made his first appearance in the Smosh Summer Games as part of the race committee. He made his first Friday episode appearance in EVERY SNAPCHAT EVER. In HAND BOMB, when he was officially introduced into the Smosh family, it was revealed that he was an actor on Disney's show So Random!, where he played a recurring character Shayne Zabo, Harry Potter, and others. Outside of Smosh, he has played one-appearance roles in various Nickelodeon shows.
More recently, he has gained a recurring role on the TV show The Goldbergs.
- Switched at Birth, season 4, episode 3 "I Lock the Door Upon Myself" - Taylor Halsted
- iCarly, episode "iMight Switch Schools" - Philip Brownley
- Sam and Cat, episode "#StuckInABox" - Vance Anderson
- Fred: The Show, episode "The Expired Cow" - Steve the Talking Cookie
- Love Bites, episode "Too Much Information" - Ian
- So Random! - Shayne Zabo
- AwesomenessTV, sketch "Swag Master J: Swagify for School" - Various
- Henry Danger, episode "Captain Jerk" - Dennis
- The Goldbergs, - Matt Bradley (right)
- "A Sort Of Homecoming" - Dylan Conti (which also starred Laura Marano)
- "Moonpie" - John Paul
- "All Kids Count" - Cory
- "First" - Rick
- "Dear Lemon Lima" - Phillip Gregory
- "Hi, Lillian" - Dylan
- "Boys On Film 14: Worlds Collide", segment "The Violation" - Oscar Heim
- "Astrid Clover" - Cop with Taser (made by Allisyn Ashley Arm, former So Random! co-star)
- "What's Next for Sarah?", episode 2 - Chad (made by Jennette McCurdy)
- YouTubers React to Make-A-Wish (Wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses) (with cast member Courtney Miller)
Facts about Shayne
- Shayne won the Jury Prize at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for "Outstanding Performance in the Narrative Competition" in Dear Lemon Lima, and was nominated at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards for the "Exciting New Face - Male" award for his performance in the same film.
- Shayne voiced the Zucchini during the Food Battle X voting.
- It's highly suggested that Shayne plays the Dark Souls series, as he said his own character was a lot higher when he faced the Crystal Lizard.
- Shayne had drowned when he was 18 months old, but was revived by his mother. Because he was bobbing up and down in the pool water, Shayne's dad actually called him "Shayne Bobber."
- As he couldn't find much work in Los Angeles, Shayne was about to move away, but was convinced by Noah Grossman, a fellow squad member that he knew from Ellen Marano's acting class, to stay and do the Smosh audition.
- Shayne auditioned for Smosh on the same day as Courtney Miller.
- Shayne has a recurring role on a TV show The Goldbergs. The character he plays, Matt Bradley, is based on a real life person that the show's creator knew personally. The character also shares names with an NBC news anchor.
- Shayne has proven many times to be excellent at impersonations and accents. He gains particular praise for his Christopher Walken, Tom Cruise, Chris Hemsworth, Nicholas Cage, Joe from Family Guy, and Michael Caine impressions.
- Shayne is a Game of Thrones fan, along with other Smosh members.
- One of Shayne's favorite TV shows is "Once Upon A Time". He said "I really like the story of the show, it makes me feel like I am in the scene which is important to me."
- Shayne lived in Woodbridge, Virginia for 4 years of his childhood, with his mother and older half-brothers.
- Shayne and Damien Haas have worked together on several projects outside of Smosh. They met on the set of Disney's show So Random! and played recurring roles. The two used to be roommates in the past as well.
- Shayne once accidentally broke a PS3 controller in half from being frustrated while playing Skyrim.
- Shayne had an on-screen kiss with Anthony Padilla, Noah, and Courtney.
- Shayne and Courtney are shipped by a lot of fans, being referred to as "Shourtney/Shartney" even by Smosh itself. They are the most shipped couple on Smosh.
- Shayne's fandom is referred to as "Daddy needs his juice/juse" (similar to Courtney's "Ass Cheek Valley").
- Shayne hates cheese.
- Shayne has a paternal German ancestry.
- The worst drink Shayne ever tasted was the ranch dressing soda.
- Shayne's favorite Pringles flavor is the BBQ Pringle.
- Shayne once took over the Smosh and Smosh Games Instagram account and announced himself as "King of Smosh." It lasted for a day.
- Shayne likes Harry Potter. He mispronounces the name as "Harry Poter."
- Shayne loves roasts that compare people to inanimate objects. He's mostly being roasted about his muscular figure; Noah said that he looked like "if an acoustic guitar was a human," Courtney calls Shayne's arms "frog arms," and a fan once roasted him by saying he looks like a GNC employee (a chain specializing in workout supplements).
- Shayne is allergic to peanuts. As a prank, he's been gifted a box full of peanut butter on two separate occasions for Christmas 2017, one of which contained a Matt Raub pin.
- Shayne used to be in a relationship which ended around the beginning of filming of Smosh Summer Games - Wild West.
- Shayne often played a character named "Courtney Freaking Miller" in many Smosh videos to make fun of his co-worker, Courtney.
- Shayne is so far the only Squad member to make daily appearances on the main channel, Smosh Pit, and Smosh Games. Many find him to be the funniest and most attractive member of Smosh.
- Shayne's favorite number is 36.
- ↑ Shayne Topp - IMDb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Winners - MovieWeb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ Young Hollywood Awards (2014) - IMDb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ DARK SOULS 3 IMPOSSIBLE STRUGGLE (Friendly Fire) - Youtube.
- ↑ HOW SHAYNE DIED (The Show w/ No Name) - YouTube
- ↑ EXTREME CLOTHES SWAP CHALLENGE (Squad Vlogs) - YouTube
- ↑ 15 things you might not know about 'The Goldbergs' - Philly. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 NEWLYWED GAME (Squad Vlogs) - YouTube
- ↑ "No, That's Okay. I'm Good." Damien Haas, Shayne Topp & Matthew Scott Montgomery (TV Episode 2018) - IMDb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ Re-Writes (2014) - IMDb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ So Random! (TV Series 2011-2012) - IMDb. Retrieved on April 2018.
- ↑ MONOPOLY RUINS OUR FRIENDSHIP - YouTube
- ↑ DAMIEN AND SHAYNE TRAPPED IN NIGHTMARE SKYRIM - YouTube
- ↑ KISS CURRENCY - YouTube
- ↑ TWITTER SHOCK CHALLENGE (Squad Vlogs) - YouTube
- ↑ HOT PEPPER TALENT SHOW (Smosh Summer Games) - YouTube
- ↑ WHAT IF SMOKING RUINED ICONIC MOVIE MOMENTS... - YouTube
- ↑ WHY DO THESE SODAS EXIST?! - YouTube
- ↑ PRINGLES CHALLENGE W/ MEGAN BATOON - YouTube
- ↑ @shayneroberttopp's post - Instagram
- ↑ GUILTY PLEASURES REVEALED? (Squad Vlogs) - YouTube
- ↑ WE ROAST EACH OTHER! (The Show w/ No Name) - YouTube
- ↑ STORYTIME: FIRST DATES (The Show w/ No Name) - YouTube
- ↑ FANS ROAST US! (The Show w/ No Name) - YouTube
- ↑ CHRISTMAS IN GTA ONLINE - YouTube
- ↑ SMOSH FAMILY SECRET SANTA - YouTube
- ↑ THE BEST AND WORST OF 2017 - YouTube
- ↑ Courtney Freakin' Miller - Funny Moments - YouTube
- ↑ WE DROP TRUTH BOMBS! (Squad Vlogs) - YouTube