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Alexandra Shipp is known as an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She is most famous for her roles in the television film Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B and Straight Outta Compton.

Background and Age

Alexandra Ruth Shipp was born on July 16, 1991 in Phoenix, AZ. Alexandra Shipp was raised by her folks alongside her sibling James Shipp. She was born to her mother who was an educator, and her father who was a musician.

She went to Squaw Peak Elementary School in Phoenix, Arizona. After her graduation from Squaw Peak Elementary School, she moved to St. Mary's Catholic High School to proceed with her higher education. At 17 years old, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her fantasy to be a successful actress in her future. She worked as a pet groomer before turning into an actress.

Married, Husband and Kids

Alexandra Shipp became single after her separation from a popular English actor, James McAvoy. She was in a relationship with McAvoy in 2016. They separated the same year because of some obscure reasons that were not released to the public.

Career and Net Worth

Alexandra Shipp started her career during the months of 2009 when she got the chance to depict a minor role in 'Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel'. That small role was trailed by her work as an actress in the third season of Nickelodeon's mystery teenager drama series 'House of Anubis'. This role earned her a great deal of notoriety and she won a following in the masses of the TV crowds, consequently turning into an easily recognized name for the American audience. She additionally played roles in a portion of movies like 'Drumline: A New Beat' and 'Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B'.

She got her first huge leap forward when she assumed the significant role of Ice Cube's better half, Kimberly Woodruff in the hip hop drama film 'Straight Outta Compton'. She likewise assumed her second breakout role of Ororo Munroe/Storm in Bryan Singer's superhero film 'X-Men: Apocalypse' during 2015. She has likewise played a role for the comedy film 'Dude' whereby, she featured close by Kathryn Prescott and Lucy Hale.

She is additionally a songwriter, piano player, and guitar player. She has a teddy bear that she takes wherever she goes. Alexandra is companions with the well known singer Romeo Miller. She is a women's activist and an incredible supporter of LGBTQ+ rights.

In December 2019, it was announced that Shipp made the Forbes 30 Under 30 – Hollywood & Entertainment list.

Date modified: Jun 22, 2020
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