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Most recently, Candace appears in the ABC holiday film Same Time, Next Christmas starring Lea Michele, as the sister to Charles Michael Davis.  She plays opposite David Spade as the wife to Roman Reigns in the Netflix comedy The Wrong Missy to be released late 2019.  Candace starred as the female lead in the feature film My Father, Die written and directed by Sean Brosnan and produced by Pierce Brosnan.  My Father, Die premiered at South by Southwest with rave reviews and Candace’s performance was praised by Variety. 


Photo Sep 15, 2 49 29 PMIn the independent film Gimme Shelter Candace stars as Marie Abeanni, a social worker of African descent playing opposite Rosario Dawson and Vanessa Hudgens.  In 2012 Candace had the opportunity to play a distraught mother alongside Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena in David Ayer’s film End of Watch, which debuted No. 1 opening weekend.  She has also appeared in Warner Brothers’ Beerfest and Slammin Salmon as Michael Clark Duncan’s sister. 


In television, Candace has guest starred on CBS’s “Hawaii Five-0”, NBC’s “Heroes” and “Joey”, HBO’s “Entourage” and Fox’s “Method and Red”.  She has also appeared in numerous national print and television campaigns including the most recent campaign for the Hawaii Tourism Board.