Jocelyn Lai began her acting career in school plays, signing with an agent at age 13. She subsequently appeared in the Canadian television show System Crash for a season, in CDCs Must Be Santa and in an episode of Odyssey 5, in addition to a number of commercials. Lai is also a trained dancer and was a member of the NBA Toronto Raptors Jr. Dance Pack from 1995-1999, among other achievements. Her acting talents combined with her accomplished skating landed Lai, who started skating at age 5, the role of Tiffany. She placed third in the Central Ontario competition in addition to passing the Gold Tests, which cover all aspects of figure skating. She stopped competing at age 17 to study bio-medical science at University of Guelph. She plans to be a pediatrician, but is also keen to pursue an acting career. "Filming ICE PRINCESS was one of the best experiences in my life. I was totally excited working with all these enormously talented actors. I would do it all over again in a second and I wouldn't change anything." Lai was born in Manchester, England, and lived briefly in Hong Kong before moving with her family to Toronto where she was raised and still lives.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
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