Shively is best known for his role as Ryan Laserbeam on Nickelodeon's television series True Jackson, VP. Shively's other television credits include Nickelodeon's The Troop and Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures, MTV's Teen Wolf, Resident Advisors on Hulu, C.S.I. and ABC's Last Man Standing. Shively starred in the feature Paranormal Activity 4.
From a young age, Shively decided that his career would be in acting when he performed in his fourth grade, elementary school play. In seventh grade, Shively started taking acting classes at John Robert Powers, which helped him master his craft, and performed in Footloose, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and Guys and Dolls at Charter Oak High School in Covina, CA before launching is professional career. Shively also spent time in Scotland and performed in the Fringe Festival.
Shively loves traveling and going to the movies.