Alexandra Shipp

32, from Phoenix, Arizona, USA

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Biography

Alexandra Ruth Shipp is an American actress and singer who rose to prominence for portraying singer Aaliyah in the Lifetime television film Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B (2014) and Kimberly Woodruff in the Oscar-nominated film Straight Outta Compton (2015).

Shipp is best known for playing Storm in the X-Men franchise, starting with X-Men: Apocalypse, Abby Suso in the 2018 romantic comedy Love, Simon, and Susan Wilson in Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical drama Tick, Tick... Boom!.

Timeline

2023Aged 32

  • Poster for Space Oddity

    Daisy Taylor

  • Poster for The Good Half

    Zoey Abbot

  • Poster for Barbie

    Barbie

  • Poster for Anyone But You

    Claudia

2022Aged 31

  • Poster for Honoring a Broadway Legacy: Behind the Scenes of tick, tick...Boom!

    Self

  • Poster for Asking For It

    Regina

2021Aged 30

  • Poster for Silk Road

    Julia

  • Poster for tick, tick... BOOM!

    Susan Wilson

2020Aged 29

  • Poster for All the Bright Places

    Kate

  • Poster for Endless

    Riley Jean Stanheight

  • Poster for Father of the Bride Part 3 (ish)

    Rachel

2019Aged 28

  • Poster for A Dog's Way Home

    Olivia

  • Poster for Dark Phoenix

    Ororo Munroe / Storm

  • Poster for Shaft

    Sasha Arias

  • Poster for Jexi

    Cate Finnegan

2018Aged 27

  • Poster for Love, Simon

    Abby Suso

  • Poster for Spinning Man

    Anna

  • Poster for Dude

    Amelia Bergbaum-Goldstein

  • Poster for Deadpool 2

    Storm (uncredited)

  • Poster for The Everything

    Rose

  • Poster for Once Upon a Deadpool

    Ororo Monroe / Storm (uncredited)

2017Aged 26

  • Poster for Tragedy Girls

    McKayla Hooper

2016Aged 25

  • Poster for The Deal

    Monica

  • Poster for X-Men: Apocalypse

    Ororo Munroe / Storm

2015Aged 24

  • Poster for Straight Outta Compton

    Kim

2014Aged 23

  • Poster for Drumline: A New Beat

    Dani Bolton

  • Poster for Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B

    Aaliyah Haughton

2013Aged 22

  • Poster for House of Anubis: The Touchstone of Ra

    KT Rush

2009Aged 18

  • Poster for Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel

    Valentina

Year unknown