Initially notable for her childhood role as Emily in the acclaimed 2013 film 12 Years a Slave, she went on to play Abigail in the feature Killing Winston Jones and Sparkle in the film Santa's Boot Camp. In 2016, director Ava DuVernay announced that Storm would play the lead in the film A Wrinkle in Time.
She appeared in her first TV commercial when she was just three years old and in her first short film when she was nine.
She acted in a 2014 episode of the popular series Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn.
A native of Atlanta, Georgia, she later lived and worked in Los Angeles, California.