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Alexandra Shipp is known for her role as the iconic mohawked super heroine ‘Storm’ in Twentieth Century Fox’s X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), directed by Bryan Singer. Shipp plays a younger version of ‘Storm’ (originally played by Halle Berry). Determined to make the mutant character her own, she delivers a new spin on ‘Storm,’ which many media outlets boasted her as the “breakout” star of the film. Shipp reprised the role of ‘Storm’ in the next feature X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019).
Interesting Facts about Alexandra Shipp
- Her father is African-American. Her mother is white (of English, Scottish, and Irish descent).
- She is from Phoenix, Arizona, where she was born on July 16, 1991.
- She starred in the opening of the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2013 (2013) with Josh Duhamel.
- She hosted the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2013 (2013) Countdown with House of Anubis (2011) co-star Brad Kavanagh.
Personal Quotes by Alexandra Shipp
I have a very long and beautiful love affair with Elvis Presley. I own every record he ever made, so I have about 150, almost 200 records of his. So much that I haven’t even listened to all of them. I see an Elvis record that I don’t have, and I’ll buy it and put it in my collection.- Alexandra Shipp
I moved to Los Angeles when I was 17. I had just booked ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakwell.’ I thought, ‘Well, I’m just going to move to L.A. and become famous. ‘Squeakwell’ is going to launch me to that point.’ Well, I didn’t end up working for, like, three years afterward. That’s kind of the name of the game.- Alexandra Shipp
By the time I was 10, I was doing plays for Phoenix theater. My first lead role was as the Stinky Cheese Man. I got a taste of the limelight, and I just couldn’t stop. It was a way for me to be the artistic, geeky kid that I was, and not get beat up.- Alexandra Shipp
I was a big fan of Aaliyah’s. Growing up, my mom was a big fan of her music. When I grew to have my own taste in music, I really loved ‘One In A Million.’ That was my jam.- Alexandra Shipp
My influences are, number one, hand to Jesus, Halle Berry. I think that she’s so brilliant, and I love everything that she does, even ‘Catwoman.’- Alexandra Shipp