Birth Name: Candice Kristina Patton
Place of Birth: Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 24, 1988
Candice Patton is an American actress. She is known for her role as Iris West in the series The Flash.
Candice is the daughter of Patricia Jones and Ronald Patton. Her parents are both black.
A picture of Candice and her mother can be seen here.
In an interview, Candice dispelled rumors that she is of partly Asian descent.
Candice’s maternal grandmother likely is Evelyn Jones (the daughter of Elverse Jones and Clotee Jackson). Evelyn is African-American.