Vicky Jeudy is a Haitian-American actress. She started her career acting in short films in the mid-2000s. Later in 2013, she made her film debut in the independent movie Shake. That same year, she gained mainstream attention for starring as Janae Watson in Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black. She played the said character recurrently between 2013 and 2017, and returning in 2019. She also guest-starred in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. After this, she made guest appearances in New Amsterdam, Chicago P.D. The actress has also had performances in the independent films Romeo and Juliet in Harlem, Armstrong, Friend Request, and Rollers.