Emmy Award-winning actress Jacqueline MacInnes Wood portrays the sexy fashion executive and heiress with a heart of gold, “Steffy Forrester” on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.
Born and raised in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, MacInnes Wood moved to Toronto at the age of 18 to pursue her dream of becoming an actress. Her first job as “The Hair Girl” in a First Choice Hair Cutter’s national commercial continues to play to this day. Soon after, she landed the job of host on the global series “Gamer Girlz.” Next, MacInnes Wood enlisted in acting classes at Ryerson University, Centre for the Arts and the Armstrong Acting Studio.
MacInnes Wood’s television credits include guest roles in “Arrow,” “Anger Management” and “Castle.” In 2013, she hosted the travel series “Party On” that took her to places across the globe. MacInnes Wood’s film credits include “Final Destination 5” and the TV movies “Nightmare at the End of the Hall,” “Skyrunners,” “Turn the Beat Around” and “Her Husband’s Betrayal.” She also appears in Hulu’s exclusive webseries, “South Beach.”
MacInnes Wood received a Daytime Emmy Award in 2019 in the category “Outstanding Lead Actress” for her role as “Steffy Forrester” on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL. Previously, she received Daytime Emmy nominations in the category “Outstanding Younger Actress” in 2012 and 2013, and in the category “Outstanding Supporting Actress” in 2018.
She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, agent Elan Ruspoli, and their sons, Rise and Lenix. Her birthday is April 17. Follow her on Instagram at @jacquelinemwood_.