Candice Patton Biography
Candice Patton full name Candice Kristina Patton is a well known American TV actress. She is globally popular for portraying her role as Iris West Allen in the television series The Flash. Patton was from an upper-class family born as Candice Kristina Patton in Jackson, Mississippi, the United States of America to Patricia Jones and Ronald Patton.
She received her formal education from Southern Methodist University. The Flash lead actress has an average height of five feet four inch and possesses a well maintained, sexy body figure. Regarding her ethnicity and nationality, Patton is an African-American actress of mixed ethnic heritage.
Candice Patton is the kind of actress who loves to keep her personal matters to herself. We cannot find information related to her love affairs, but she was once rumored to have dated a famous actor Rick Cosnett. Patton's success was not easily built as she had to go through numerous rejections and worked in a restaurant to survive. She confronted with her fans that there were many instances when she wanted to quit her dream of becoming an actress but was heavily supported by her parents on an emotional level hold on to her dreams.
She has appeared in several television shows and also in the movies like The Craigslist Killer, The Guest and so on. Her first television debut was in 2004 for The Young and the Restless that year. In recent days she is involved with a comic-con The flash alongside Grant Gustin. Further, there are rumors that Patton is about to quit The Comic-Con the flash after the fourth season.
She is earning a massive salary which is reported to be around $ 125,000 per episode and her current estimated net worth is reported to be around $ 10 million which she earns from her regular shows.
Born in Jackson, Mississippi
Candice Patton was from an upper class family born as Candice Kristina Patton in Jackson, Mississippi, United States of America to parents from America. She received her formal education from Southern Methodist University. She is an American and is of black descent.Edit
Began her acting career
She wanted to become a renowned actress since her childhood days and she began acting since 2004. However, she also acted in 2002 but that was in the small shows in her hometown. She has appeared in several television shows in 2004 and her debut TV role was in The Young and the Restless.Edit
First major movie
She first appeared in acting in 2002 but that was in the small shows in her hometown. But her movie role came after a decade in 2011. She played her debut movie role in 2011, in The Craigslist Killer. Then in 2014, she portrayed her role in The Guest.Edit
Listed in BuddyTV list
She has been nominated in several awards and she has also won some of them. In 2014, she was listed in the BuddyTV listings in "TV's 100 Sexiest Women of 2014". There she was voted fifth. She also got her nominations in Maxim Hot 100 List.Edit