Audyssie James started acting at the age of 6 with a guest-starring role on Sesame Street. She also has done scores of commercials, including three with her father, Antquon.
Multi-ethnic, she was born to Simone and Antquon James and has a younger sister, Aella. Her great-grandparents Peter and Renee Godfrey were film actors. Peter Godfrey was a stage actor/director/producer best known for the film Christmas in Connecticut. Renee Godfrey was an American singer, stage and film actress who twice represented New York in the Miss America Pageant.
James lives in Los Angeles with her family.