Candice Kristina Patton, professionally famous as Candice Patton, is an energetic actress from the United States. She gained the public’s attention through her character ‘Iris West’ in the CW TV series titled ‘The Flash’. She also played a recurring role in another hit television series titled ‘The Game’. It’s a comedy-drama TV series produced by Mara Brock Akil. It was first premiered on American television on Oct 1, 2006. She flaunted her acting skills in numerous hit television series.
Patton opened her eyes in Jackson, Mississippi. However, she spent the initial days of her life in Plano, Texas. The stunner completed her graduation from the Plano East High School. She went to Southern Methodist University to pursue her educational career. Candice always wanted to see herself as a successful actress and that’s the reason she stepped into the world of professional acting. It was her childhood dream to see herself on the big cinema screen. She worked hard to prove her abilities to deliver dialogues just like professional actresses.
The most prominent part of her body is her alluring lips that add more to her attractiveness. The 34-year old actress has the ability to adapt herself according to the assigned role. That’s the reason she gets manifold opportunities from directors and producers. She likes to talk about social issues and suggest positive ways to tackle rapidly increasing cultural problems in the United States. She is a feminist and advocates women rights in the movie industry and everywhere else. She spent most of her childhood watching cartoons and adventure movies. She didn’t like reading comic books like other kids. Candice’s popularity is increasing quickly due to her splendid appearance in famous acting projects.
Who are Candice Patton's Parents?
Candice took her first breath on Jun 24, 1988, in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. Her mother came from Afro-American ancestry while her father belonged to Euro-American descent. Ariana Jackson, Candice’s mother, was a professional opera artist. Paul Patton, her father, was an engineer by profession. She received complete support from her parents throughout her life. Her father is also a musician who can play different instruments. Her mother also performed in theatres and different musical dramas.
Parents of the stunning lady met when Arianna was performing at an event. Soon after their first meet up, they started to spend time together. Both of them fell in love with each other and kicked off their relationship. Their first son named Adrian was born before their official marriage. Candice was just 5-year old when her parents decided to part their ways due to irreconcilable differences. She spent her childhood with Brother Adrian in Plano, Texas. Patton didn’t cut off with her father or mother even after their separation. Her brother, Adrian, always wanted to become a famous theatre. Candice showed great interest in becoming a drama actress during her school days.
The fabulous actress with the sweetest smile started her professional acting career back in May 2004. She became a part of the Soap Star Screen Test of CBS. It is a countrywide audition competition for University students to get a chance of playing a role in ‘The Young and the Restless’. Auspiciously, Patton was declared winner alongside another contestant Ethan Rains. In 2011, she appeared in a television movie titled ‘The Craigslist Killer’ and portrayed Kate’s character. The next year in 2012, she portrayed Dana’s character in ‘Commander and Chief’. In 2014, she worked as Sgt. Halway in the American thriller ‘The Guest’. It was written by Simon and edited by Adam Wingard.
Aside from her appearances in films, she worked in more than a few television series. She started her television career in 2004 from ‘The Young and The Restless’. She appeared as Robin in that soap opera produced by William J. Bell. It was aired in 2004 and 2005. Two years later she portrayed Candy’s character in ‘The Bold & the Beautiful’. In 2008, she appeared on the television screen portraying the lead character in ‘Casanovas’. In 2009, she worked as Dan Coakley’s assistant in ‘Entourage’.
In 2009, Candice showed her exceptional skills as a young woman in the American comedy TV series ‘Castle’. The same year she worked as Olivia in two episodes of ‘Hero’. She also worked in two episodes of ‘Days of Our Lives’. Other noteworthy television projects of Patton include, Harry’s Law, Love Bites, Grey’s Anatomy, The Forgotten, Rizzoli and Isles, The Flash, The Game, Man Up, CSI: Miami, Legends of Tomorrow, Supergirl, and Batwoman. Her performances in all these television series were well received even by critics. She got nominated at different award events in recognition of her splendid performances on television. She also appeared in a number of web series such as Good Life, Sorority Forever, and Con Man.
Who is Candice Patton Dating?
Just like other beautiful American actresses, Candice also has an interesting relationship history. She attracted men from the showbiz industry time and again. Candice is a bit shy when it comes to talking about her personal life. She doesn’t feel comfortable to disclose her affairs. Many people believe her to be single at the moment. She has been believed to be in a relationship with J.R. Smith for some time. However, none of them has confirmed the relationship until today.
Patton is a very kind-hearted lady who remains concerned about social issues and poor people. She alongside her co-stars from Arrowverse founded a nonprofit organization called ‘Shethority’. It was created with a purpose to support feminine rights. She talks a lot about protecting women in every field of life. Many other celebrities have supported her initiative. She also supports other organizations fighting for girls' rights in the United States.
How much is Candice Patton's Net Worth?
Candice has worked in many television series thus far. She is believed to be a busy woman who always works in television series. Her past career is full of successful TV projects. She mainly earns from her acting abilities in television series and films. According to authentic information sources, she has a net worth totaled $2 Million. This figure is likely to get doubled in the next couple of years.