Candice Patton is an American actress popular for playing the character of ‘Iris West’ in the 2014 action fiction series ‘The Flash’. Besides, she is also popular for appearing in the American comedy-drama sitcom ‘The Game’. Her first step towards pursuing acting was with an audition for an advertisement. since then she has made a lot of appearances in movies and tv shows. Aside from her acting career, Patton also owns an organization ‘Shethority’ with her co-founder American actress ‘Caity Lotz’. They founded the organization in the year 2017 and the main goal of the organization is to provide a supportive platform for women worldwide to inspire, empower, and share.
Moreover, women and girls all around the world share their experiences of self-acceptance, homophobia, sexual harassment at the workplace, and more through their social media handles. Additionally, the organization also has its clothing line which is their ultimate source of income. All the money the organization earns from its clothing line is donated to NGOs who help women and girls.
Caption: Candice Patton
Candice Patton: Early Life, Education, and Family
Patton was born to her parents Arianna Jackson and Paul Patton on 24 June 1988 in Mississippi, United States. During her childhood, she spent a lot of her time with her sibling Adrian. Talking about her parents, there is no information available about them on the internet. Similarly, talking about her educational qualification, Patton graduated with a BFA in Theatre from Southern Methodist University in Dallas.
Candice Patton: Career and Achievements
Patton initially auditioned for Soap Star Screen Test by CBS while she was a Uni student as the contest was for university students. Patton won the contest alongside now American-Iranian actor Ethan Rains and the two got to play on the soap opera ‘The Young and the Restless’. After 4 years in 2008, Patton played in a web series ‘Sorority Forever’. Likewise, the same year, she appeared in the movie ‘Commander and Chief’.
The actress played in several tv shows and movies after that. One of the most popular series she worked in was ‘The Flash’ in the year 2014. Besides, she also played roles in some other tv series like Arrow, Supergirl, and Legends of Tomorrow. Moreover, she also appeared as ‘Millie Foss’, in the American sitcom ‘Duet’. As per her achievements, in 2017 she won a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television for the role of Iris West.
Caption: Patton in the American sitcom ‘Duet’
Candice Patton: Personal life and boyfriend
The gorgeous actress is currently single however there were rumors about her relationship with American basketball player ‘J.R. Smith’ in the past. Besides, there is no information on her love life right now. Despite being a global icon she likes to keep her private life to herself.
Candice Patton: Net Worth and social media
The talented actress has a total net worth of $2 million US dollars. Her main source of income is her profession as an actress. Similarly, talking about her social media availability, she is available on Instagram as candicepatton. Likewise, Patton is also accessible on Twitter as candicepatton. Patton has 1.9 million followers on Instagram and more than 507 k followers on Twitter.
Candice Patton: Body measurements
The 32-year-old Patton is very beautiful to look at. She holds charming facial features, dazzling black eyes, and has chocolate skin. Additionally, she stands 1.63 meters tall and weighs around 55 kgs. Besides, her other body measurements are 34-26-38.