Life and careerEdit
Shipman was born in Kings Mountain, North Carolina. She is the eldest of four children, and her parents are Jen and Tracey Shipman. When Shipman was five, she began working with a talent agency that helped her land 3 different roles on Saturday Night Live, as well as roles on Sesame Street and on stage. She appeared in the play Enron on Broadway in 2010.
In 2015, she was cast in the lead role as Kenzie Bell, a girl who is one of the co-founders of the titular game company, in the Nickelodeon television series Game Shakers which is produced by Dan Schneider.
Shipman has also been writing songs and playing guitar since she was 8.
|2009–2011||Saturday Night Live||Various||3 episodes|
|2010||Sesame Street||Madisyn||1 episode|
|2012||Modern Love||Maddie||Television movie|
|2015–2019||Game Shakers||Kenzie||Main role|
|2015–2017||Whisker Haven||Blossom||Voice role; 5 episodes|
|2015||The Peanuts Movie||Violet||Film; voice role|
|2017||Henry Danger||Kenzie||Crossover special: "Danger Games"|
|2019||Red Ruby||Flora||Web series; main role|
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...new live-action sitcom "Game Shakers," which follows two 12-year-old girls (Cree Cicchino and Madisyn Shipman) who start a multimillion-dollar gaming company...
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Created by Dan Schneider (iCarly, Victorious), the show centers on a pair of 7th grade girls, Babe (Cree Cicchino) and Kenzie (Madisyn Shipman), who after creating a wildly successful mobile gaming app called Sky Whale start a company in Brooklyn called Game Shakers...
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