Shaylee Mansfield, a Deaf YouTuber turned into actress, initially caught the world’s attention when several of her videos went viral garnering millions of hits. She starred in ASL Nook (2013-2019) for over 50 episodes inspiring families and children worldwide to learn American Sign Language (ASL).
Shaylee along with her family was featured in Disney’s Unforgettable Happens Here commercial (2016) which won the Gold Award at the LA Addys in 2017. Plus, the Mansfield family was featured as one of the three Deaf families on A&E documentary Deaf Out Loud (2018) produced by Jonathan Murray and Marlee Matlin.
Since then Shaylee booked roles in various nationwide commercials, television, and films. Her first acting gig was for Disney+ Noelle (2019) starring Anna Kendrick. Shaylee will debut in her first lead role for Netflix’s feature film, Feel the Beat (2020), starring Sofia Carson. Shaylee recently wrapped up filming Thirteen Minutes (TBA), starring Amy Smart and Peter Facinelli, which will be released at a later date. Check her IMDb out to see Shaylee’s credits.
Born in Burbank, California to Deaf parents, Shaylee enjoys caring for animals, creating videos, and riding the craziest roller coasters. Someday, she hopes to preserve endangered animals from extinction. Shaylee’s motto, “Be myself” echoes true as she shows authenticity in her roles from quirky to quiet to rebellious to hilarious.