- Name: Demetrius Shipp Jr.
- Age: 28 years old
- Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Demetrius Shipp Jr. is an American actor and music producer. He’s best known for his portrayal of rapper ‘Tupac Shakur‘ in the biopic All Eyez on Me (2017). His acting credits also include the TV film, #unlock’d. Demetrius Shipp Jr. was born on November 20, 1988 in Carson, California. His father, Demetrius Sr., was a producer at Death Row Records. He worked with 2Pac on the song “Toss It Up” from the album The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory (1996).
Shipp worked at ‘Target’ and ‘Dish Network’ prior to acting. His feature film debut was the biographical drama, All Eyez on Me (2017). He was cast as West Coast rapper/actor “Tupac Amaru Shakur”. Both party shares a strong resemblance. The film was directed by Benny Boon and produced by David Robinson, L.T. Hutton and James G. Robinson. The Supporting cast include Kat Graham as “Jada Pinkett”, Danai Gurira as “Afeni Shakur” and Jamal Woolard as “The Notorious B.I.G.“. All Eyez on Me was written by Jeremy Haft, Eddie Gonzalez and Steven Bagatourian. It was named after 2Pac’s fourth album. It was released on June 16, 2017, which would have been 2Pac’s 46th birthday.
Shipp was cast as “Marcus” in the television movie, #unlock’d. He’s made guest appearances on television programs like Dish Nation, The Wendy Williams Show and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. In addition to films, Shipp is a music producer. He currently works with his father on their record label.
Demetrius Shipp Jr. is about 5ft 7in tall and he’s of African-American ancestry. He has three children, two sons and a daughter.
Demetrius Shipp Jr. Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Demetrius Shipp Jr.
- Birthday: November 20, 1988
- How Old : Age: 28 years old
- Place of Birth: Carson, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Actor, Music Producer
- Years Active: 2009-present
- Net Worth 2017:
- Death-O-Meter: Alive