Shane Partlow's talent as an actor was best showcased by his dramatic film work. Partlow's career began with roles in "Will & Grace" (NBC, 1998-2006) and "Gilmore Girls" (2000-07). He also acted in various film roles at the time, appearing in the comedic drama "Georgia Rule" (2007) with Jane Fonda. In the early 2000s, he shifted his entertainment career towards more dramatic roles, appearing on "Tremé" (HBO, 2009-2014). He also appeared in "Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun" (2008). during these years Partlow took on film roles in more recent years, appearing in "Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection" (2012) and "Paradise" (2013) with Julianne Hough. He held additional roles in television including a part on "Banshee" (Cinemax, 2012-). Most recently, Partlow acted on "Scream Queens" (Fox, 2015-).