Alexandra Shipp is an American actress. Her Hollywood career started in the late 2000s. Her debut was in the movie Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel. Her career flourished in the 2010s, joining the main cast of the TV series House of Anubis as KT Rush. She next appeared in three episodes of the soap opera Days of Our Lives. At the same time, she portrayed Aaliyah Haughton on the TV movie Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B. She next became known for her portrayal of Kimberly Woodruff in the movie Straight Outta Compton. Afterwards, she got the role of Ororo Munroe / Storm in 2016’s X-Men: Apocalypse.