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(Actress, Philanthropist)

One Tree Hill and The Flash actress Candice Patton calls herself an introvert who loves theatre and broadway. She is in a relationship with JR Smith.

Relationship Facts of Candice Patton

Candice Patton is having an affair.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Candice Patton in a relationship with?

Candice Patton is currently in a relationship with JR Smith. Smith is an American basketball player.

Once in an interview, when she was asked about the man of her dreams, she replied: “Oh, someone who is funny and kind!”

She currently lives in LA, California and her role as Iris West is strengthening her relationship with fans even more.

Candice Patton: Biography in Details

Who is Candice Patton?

Candice Patton is an American actress and philanthropist.

Candice is best known for her role as Iris West in the currently ongoing CW Television Series ‘The Flash’ and also recognized for her recurring role in the BET television series ‘The Game’ as Tori.

In May and June 2019, Patton, DC Comics Co-Publisher Jim Lee, writer Tom King, and members toured five U.S. military USO bases in Kuwait.

They visited the approximately 12,000 U.S. military personnel stationed there and celebrated DC’s 80th anniversary of Batman.

Patton co-founded Shethority, an online global collective for women to inspire, empower, and share.

Candice Patton: Early Life, Family, Ethnicity

Candice Patton was born Candice Kristina Pattonon on 24 June 1988 in Jackson, Mississippi, U.S. Candice’s parents are father Paul Patton, and mother Arianna Jackson.

Her father was an engineer and a musician, while her mother was an actor who worked in theatres and musical dramas. They separated when Candice was just five years old.

Patton is of Euro-Afro-American ethnicity and spent her early life and childhood in Plano, Texas, and raised by her mother along with her brother, Adrian.

Candice Patton: Education, University

Since her school days, she was interested in drama and acting and her family always supported her.

Candice studied in Plano East Senior High School in 2003, and later attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, graduating in 2007 with a BFA in Theatre.

Candice Patton: Professional Life, Career

According to her interviews, she always wanted to become a renowned actress since her childhood days.

Although her official acting career started in 2004, she also acted in 2002 but for a relatively small show.

She has since then starred in some major movies such as ‘The Craigslist Killer and ‘The Guest’.

She has been active in her acting career from 2004 till the present. Candice is widely recognized for her role as Iris West in the CW television series ‘The Flash’.

Her first television role was on the soap opera “The Young and Restless” in which she appeared in 5 episodes. Her next big role was for ‘The Bold and The Beautiful’ in 2007.

Until she landed her role in the ongoing series ‘The Flash’ she appeared in numerous other movies and TV series such as ‘The Craigslist Killer’, ‘The Guest’, ‘Commander and Chief’, ‘Casanovas’, ‘Entourage’, ‘Castle’, ‘One Tree Hill’, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and various other shows.

She also appeared in the 2002 production of Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus at the Collins Theatre Center in Plano Texas.

She told in one of her interviews how she was on the verge of quitting her acting career but the love and support of her family kept her going.

Now she has an iconic role in one of the most popular TV and this shows that she clearly has made the right choices.

-And get this, her latest curls will have a big part in the upcoming season of The Flash, too.


  • Commander and Chief (2012)
  • The Guest (2014)

Candice Patton: Recognition, Awards

-2015 and 2016, She has been nominated for Teen Choice Awards in multiple categories.

-2017, Saturn Awards Best Supporting Actress on Television for ‘Flash”

-2019, Saturn and Teen Choice Awards TV Actress, 2 nominations

Candice Patton: Net Worth, Salary

Candice Patton has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2023. Her earnings as a top actress are more than $500,000 US annually.

Candice Patton: Rumors, Controversy

-Candice Patton came into a fair amount of controversy due to the casting of her (an African American) for the role of Barry Allen’s girlfriend but given her acting skills and charm, those controversies faded with time.

-She unintentionally flashed herself at the Golden Globe Awards party held in LA which became highlighted news on social media at the time.

Candice Patton: Body Measurements

Candice Patton is a brunette with black eyes. Her height is 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 57  kg.

Her body stats of  35-24-34, and her dress size is 4 US.

Social Media

Candice Patton has more than 1.6 K followers on her Twitter, more than 4.7k followers on Facebook Italia, and more than 3,560 followers on her official Instagram.


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