Kita, Candace

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Kita, Candace

(Candace Camille Bender, Candi Kita)


Born in Los Angeles County, CA. Education: Graduated from Austin College with degrees in philosophy and religion. Avocational Interests: Yoga, karate, outdoor activities, and going to the beach.


Agent—House of Representatives, 400 S. Beverly Dr., Suite 101, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.


Actress. Worked as a model for such clients as Neiman Marcus department stores, Diesel clothing, and XOXO accessories; appeared in national commercials including Coca Cola products, Microsoft Network, and Budweiser; appeared on the cover of the Brave Combo's No, No, No, Cha, Cha, Cha album cover. A classically trained flautist; performed with the Palm Beach Atlantic Symphony Orchestra. Proficient in American Sign Language; interpreter for the deaf.


Film Appearances:

(As Candace Camille Bender) Angie Li, Smooth Operator (also known as Forbidden Games 2), 1995.

(As Candace Camille Bender) Lotus Ita, Wild Side, Metro Tartan Distribution, 1995.

Dancer, Barb Wire, Gramercy Pictures, 1996.

Social services receptionist, Rennie's Landing (also known as Stealing Time), The Nickel Palace, 2001.

Chlorine, Little Heroes 3 (also known as Les petits heros III and Top Dogs: Little Heroes 3), 2002.

Cece, Pax Importi Modellus: The Rise of the Import Model, San Diego Asian American Film Festival, 2004.

China, Bad News Bears, Paramount, 2005.

(As Candi Kita) Herself, Bench Warmer: Behind the Scenes (documentary), 2005.

Lisa, Faith Happens, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Barbara, Masked Rider (also known as Saban's "Masked Rider"), Fox and syndicated, 1995.

Sketch comedian, Dance Fever, ABC Family, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Miriam Teitelbaum: Homicide, 2000.

Secretary, Wall to Wall Records, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

April, "It Takes a Thief," The Wayans Bros., The WB, 1996.

Reporter, "Wild Child," Even Stevens, The Disney Channel, 2001.

Contestant number one, "Miss Conception," Felicity, The WB, 2001.

Female Asian news reporter, "Rod Strikes Back," Son of the Beach, FX Channel, 2001.

Female Asian news reporter, "Three Days of the Condom," Son of the Beach, FX Channel, 2002.

Female Asian news reporter, "Taco Lips Now: Part 1," Son of the Beach, FX Channel, 2002.

Female Asian news reporter, "Bad News, Mr. Johnson," Son of the Beach, FX Channel, 2002.

Holo–reporter, "Sunshine Girls," V.I.P. (also known as V.I.P.–Die Bodyguards), syndicated, 2002.

Manicurist, "Palm Springs, California," The Sweet Spot, Comedy Central, 2002.

Sami Kim, "Dogs," Method & Red, Fox, 2004.

Alison, "Get a Job," Quintuplets, Fox, 2004.

Misty, "Car Jack," Complete Savages, ABC, 2004.

Misty, "Thanksgiving with the Savages," Complete Savages, ABC, 2004.

Misty, "The Complete Savages in … 'Hot Water,'" Complete Savages, ABC, 2005.

Coco, "Principle Gallagher's Lesbian Lover," Two and a Half Men, CBS, 2005.

Squeaky, "Pepper Dennis Behind the Bars: Film at Eleven," Pepper Dennis, The WB, 2006.