Candice Jean-Jacques is an actress and writer whose love for telling stories carried her from the island of Haiti to the United States, in pursuit of an acting career. Candice studied at Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland where she graduated with a B.A in Theatre. Ms. Jean-Jacques then moved to New York where she attended Circle in The Square Theatre School.
This passionate actress, fluent in 3 languages, is currently a proud member of The Second Studio Theater Company, under the tutelage of Mr. John Anthony. Her New York performances include: Inez in Stephen Adly Guirgis’ Our Lady of 121st Street, Marci in John Cariani’s Almost, Maine and Edith in Lanford Wilson’s Ike, Ike, Nye, Nye, Nye.
Candice is equally at home in front of the camera as she is on stage. She is featured in the Oscar nominated Documentary I Am Not Your Negro. You can also see her on the Amazon Prime show Hunters, NBC’s New Amsterdam and FBI: Most Wanted on CBS.