Born and raised in Atlanta, Candace West enjoys to tell stories both in front of and behind the camera. Some of Candace's recent work as an actor can be found on Tyler Perry's Nobody's Fool, season 6 of CBS’s SWAT, and she will be starring in a AllBlk anthology series, SNAP, set to release December 2022. As a producer and writer, she is drawn towards action-adventure and fantasy. She produced a action-series pilot, I AM MARA, that was nominated this year at the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and looks forward to continuing the development of her other projects. Candace is excited to be back on the stage following her last appearance as Jasmine in Dominique Morisseau’s Pipeline at the Marietta’s New Theatre in the Square. She is a Vanderbilt University graduate and outside of her work, Candace has a passion for holistic health, playing soccer, and spending time with her wiener dog.