Jude Demorest is an American actress and singer-songwriter. As an actress, she first appeared in the 2009 short film History of Made up Things. She next made her television debut in an episode of Jonas. Later in 2012, she had her first movie role in The Ghastly Love of Johnny X. That same year, she guest-starred in Hollywood Heights. Her first recurring role was as Candace in the TNT series Dallas. She then appeared in the 2014 film Bipolar, as well as appeared as Samantha in an episode of The Middle. From 2016 to 2019, she gained recognition for her lead role as Star Davis in the television series Star.