Candice King Biography
Candice King is a renowned American actress, singer, and songwriter best known for her roles as Caroline Forbes in THE CW supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries (2009-2017). She later appeared in a recurring role as the same character o the spin-off series The Originals (2018) and Legacies (2021).
She grew up in Edgewood, Florida, and attended Lake Highland Preparatory School. Her parents are both active members of the Republican Party in their community.
It’s Always the Innocent Ones, King’s debut album was released independently in the United States in December 2006. She co-wrote thirteen of the fourteen songs on the album. The last track was a cover of “Voices Carry (song)” by ‘Til Tuesday.
The album was re-released in Japan in 2008, and it was a bigger hit. Miley Cyrus’s Best of Both Worlds Tour featured King as a backup singer. Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert, a 2008 3D concert video, featured her as herself. On The Vampire Diaries in February 2011, King sang a version of The Bangles’ “Eternal Flame.”
As a guest star, King appeared in a number of television episodes, including How I Met Your Mother, Supernatural, and Drop Dead Diva. In July 2009, she starred in the independent horror film Deadgirl, about two high school boys who discover an immortal woman in an abandoned asylum. Still the same year, King appeared as a supporting character in The Hannah Montana Movie.
In 2009, she was cast as Caroline Forbes, a teen vampire on The CW’s The Vampire Diaries. The series was an instant hit, with 4.91 million viewers coming in for the premiere. At first, the show received mixed reviews, but as it progressed, critics got more appreciative.
The response to King’s performance from critics and fans alike was overwhelmingly enthusiastic, and she has since received numerous honors for it. She debuted as Chloe Cunningham, a 26-year-old woman who believes love does not exist, in the YouTube series Dating Rules From My Future Self in June 2012. The story revolves around a girl who receives text message romance advice from herself 10 years in the future. The first season of the show received over 14 million views on YouTube.
King is a supporter of the It Gets Better Project, which strives to prevent suicide among LGBT kids, alongside her The Vampire Diaries co-stars Michael Trevino and Ian Somerhalder.
Candice King Age
How old is Candice King? Candice is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born on May 13, 1987, in Houston, Texas, the United States of AMerica. In addition, Candice celebrates her birthday on May 13 the every year.
Candice King Husband
King started dating musician Joe King of The Fray after they met at a Super Bowl event in February 2012 after her costar Nina Dobrev introduced them. Candice and Joe engaged in May 2013 and married on October 18, 2014, in New Orleans, Louisiana. After her marriage, Candice became the stepmother to King’s two daughters from his first marriage.
They revealed in August 2015 that they were expecting their first child together. Florence May, King’s daughter, was born on January 15, 2016. They revealed in August 2020 that they were expecting their second child together. King gave birth to a daughter, Josephine June, on December 1, 2020.
Candice King Family
Candice King was born in Houston, Texas, to Carolyn (Clark), a former environmental engineer turned stay-at-home mom, and Kevin Accola, a cardiothoracic surgeon. Her family is originally from England, Romansh-Swiss, France, and Norway.
Candice King Net Worth
King has an estimated net worth of $4 million. Her income is mainly from her successful career as an actress, singer, and songwriter.
Candice King Movies
- 2007 Pirate Camp
- 2007 Juno
- ‘007 On the Doll
- 2007 X’s & O’s
- 2008 Deadgirl
- 2009 Love Hurts
- 2010 Kingshighway
- 2011 The Truth About Angels
- 2018 Splitting the Bill
- 2020 After We Collided