Candice Patton was born on June 24, 1988, and from Jackson, Mississippi, U.S. She is best known for her role as Iris West in The CW television series The Flash and her recurring role in the BET television series The Game.
Recently, she has been accused of having an affair with J.R. Smith who is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). J. R. Smith’s wife Jewel Harris accused her husband of having a relationship with Candice Patton.
Complex reports that she mentioned Smith’s alleged relationship with The Flash actress Candice Patton and said “God is mad wild,” and added “There’s a lot going on . . . Help me, God. So, as I was taking Demi to school, God was like ‘Yeah, you gonna pray and you’re gonna post it.'”
“God, I would like to lift my husband up and ask you, Lord Father God, to please just cover him with your blood,” she said. “I ask in the mighty name of Jesus that you go to him where he is right now and you shake him up, God. You shake him up and you stir him up . . . I ask that wherever he is broke, you fix him [and] you heal him.”
“My husband, he’s hurting and Candice, she’s hurting . . . For her to go out here, Father God, and seek a married man, I just pray that you give her grace and mercy through all of this,” she said.
Patton is best known for her role as Iris West in The CW television series The Flash and as her recurring role as Tori in the BET television series The Game.
According to her IMDB Page, Patton was cast for many television series including the soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful. Patton received a role as Mercedes in the television series Sorority Forever. She was cast as Iris West in the pilot Flash series for The CW. BuddyTV ranked her #5 on its “TV’s 100 Sexiest Women of 2014” list. In May 2015, Patton ranked No. 61 in the Maxim Hot 100 List.
Patton took part in CBS’ Soap Star Screen Test, a nationwide audition contest for university students to win a role on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. In 2017, her role as Iris West garnered her a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television
Patton completed her education from Southern Methodist University and appeared on stage in the school’s theatre production of Shakespeare’s “Titus Andronicus.” In 2003, she graduated from Plano East Senior High School.
Candice appeared on stage in a 2002 production of Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus at the Collin Theatre Center in Plano Texas. Michael Urie (Ugly Betty (2006)) and Brian J. Smith (Stargate Universe (2009)) also appeared in that production.
Additionally, she also played the same character (Iris West) on four different series: Arrow (2012), The Flash (2014), Supergirl (2015) and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (2016).
How old is Candice Patton? She was born on June 24, 1988, and from Jackson, Mississippi, U.S and she is 31 years old as of 2019. However, there is not much information about her father, mother, and siblings.
Patton launched ‘Shethority’ along with fellow CW stars Emily Bett Rickards, Caity Lotz, Chyler Leigh, and Melissa Benoist and it’s an online collective that aims to inspire other women and to empower themselves.
Patton’s dog, Zoe, has her own Instagram account and Zoe also appeared on J.R. Smith’s Instagram. Curently, Zoe has 35.3k plus followers.
Pattan has never revealed anything about her relationship and Boyfriend. In an interview with Haute Living, she said.
“I am a very private and very old school about how much access people should have. I always want to have a connection with my fans and show appreciation but at the same time, there is a difference between me the actor and me the person. And it’s important for me to have boundaries. I don’t want to share everything about my life with the public and so I constantly battle with the line of engaging with fans and protecting myself and my mental health.”
Later, in 2015 in an interview with Glamour, she revealed “I have been single for so long,” Patton said. “It’s so hard to meet people. It’s terribly hard… I’m always working. I’m definitely looking!”
Estimated Net Worth of her is $3.5 Million USD as of 2019. She stands 5 feet 4 inch tall and weighs around 57KG.