Demetrius Shipp, Jr. is an American actor who will portray the late Tupac Shakur in the upcoming 2017 biopic All Eyez on Me. He will star alongside Jamal Woolard, who also played The Notorious B.I.G. in the 2009 film Notorious. Shipp's father worked with Tupac Shakur on the album The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory for the song "Toss It Up". He worked at Target and Dish Network prior to his acting career.