Shad Moss
Shad Moss
Birth place Dallas County, Texas, USA
Birth date March 9, 1987
Occupation(s) Actor (formerly), Model
First Works Like Mike
Active Years 1993–present
Notable Work(s) Roll Bounce, Entourage
"Character Information"
Character(s) Twinkie
Films(s) The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Shad Moss (born Shad Gregory Moss and formerly known as lil' Bow Wow), better known by his stage name, Bow Wow, is an American rapper, actor and television host. He portrays Twinkie in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift.


As Lil' Bow Wow, he released his first album, Beware of Dog in 2000 at age 13, which was followed by Doggy Bag 2001. In 2003, Bow Wow released his third album Unleashed, which was the first album released without using Lil' in his name.[1]

Bow Wow made his first movie appearance in All About the Benjamins, in 2002 as a cameo. In the same year, Bow Wow made his debut as the lead role in Like Mike. He later began to undertake lead roles in movies, such as Johnson Family Vacation in 2004 and Roll Bounce in 2005. He also played a supporting role in the film The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift in 2006. Bow Wow also appeared in five episodes of the television series Entourage. He is currently working on his new album entitled Underrated.