Merritt Patterson is a Canadian actress known for her roles in both movies and television series. She portrayed Olivia in Ravenswood and played the role of Ophelia in the E! network series The Royals.
She first appeared on the big screen when she made her debut in the television series Kyle XY in 2006. Merritt played the role of Olivia Brunker, the daughter of Dennis Quaid in the second season of Crackle’s television drama The Art of More.
Many other interesting roles have established her on the screen and brought her a large fan base.
Merritt Patterson Bio, Age
Merritt was born on September 2, 1990, in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Details of her early childhood life are not known, and her educational background remains hidden from the public because she has not chosen to disclose these facts.
However, from the little we could find out, it is clear that her interest in show business began early in her life. When she was only eleven years old, she began to participate in dance competitions and theatre productions and continued this until high school. At the age of 15, she got her first job in a commercial for the UNO. Merritt also appeared in a television commercial for the Roger Touch Phones.
In the search for the Canadian Herbal Essences Teen Model 2006, she beat 10,000 competitors. Her lack of the ideal height for models would discourage her from modeling, as she had difficulty finding good representation on this career path. The fact that she couldn’t get ahead in modeling didn’t stop her from pursuing her other passion, acting. She thought to appear on the screen was the next best thing and she accepted it hastily.
Merritt was based in Vancouver before moving to Los Angeles, California, where she currently resides.
Merritt made her television debut in 2006 when she appeared in a guest role as Ashleigh Redmond in the ABC Family series, Kyle XY. With The Hole (2009), in which she portrayed Jessica, she made her debut as a film actress.
After her debut, she was given further roles in both films and television series, and now she can look back on a whole series of works. Her television contributions include Supernatural (2009), Life Unexpected (2010), The Troop (2011), Iron Invader (2011), Pregnancy Project (2012), Disney Channel’s Radio Rebel (2012), Motive (2016), A Royal Winter (2017), Bad Date Chronicles (2017), The Christmas Cottage (2017), Chronique des Rendez-vous Desastreux (2017).
Apart from her many guest roles and her appearances in some episodes, she has been cast as the leading actress in these series: Ravenswood (2013-2014) as Olivia Matheson, Ophelia Price in The Royals (2015) and The Art of More (2016) as Olivia Brukner.
Merritt Patterson’s films include Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010) as pretty girl no. 2, the schoolgirl in Next Door Nightmare (2011), Revel (2012) as Hera, Tracy in Rufus (2012), Wolves (2014) as Angelina Timmins, Primary (2014) as Sara Jaspar, Nicole Greffard in Kid Cannabis (2014). Her most recent work is Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018), in which she played the leading role as Cynthia.
Merritt Patterson Family
Merritt is one who maintains a parallel line between professional and private life. As much as we know about the trait that makes her so endearing to us, her acting career, little is known about the colony from which she emerged.
However, we do know that her father’s name is Dave Patterson and she has a sibling, a sister named Mackenzie Patterson, with whom she shared her childhood.
She is active in social media, and as such, you can keep up with her through her Instagram and Twitter accounts.
Merritt Patterson Net Worth
Merritt’s passion, hard work, and dedication to her course have earned her a number of roles, and more will follow. She will certainly be paid for her efforts and must have a reasonable amount of money to match her dedication. Her net worth is estimated at $1.5 million.
With these statistics, Merritt has a slender build: 37-26-37 inches (94-66-94 cm). Her dress size is 8 (US) and her shoe size is 7 (US).
Merritt Patterson Quick Facts
|Birth Date||September 2, 1990|
|Birth Place||Whistler, British Columbia, Canada|
|Years Active||2006 – present|
|Height||5′ 5″ (1.65 m)|
|Weight||61 kg (134 lbs)|
|Hair Colour||Brown hair dyed Black|
|Role Model||Meryl Streep|
|Fashion Style||Classic, Natural and Adaptable|
|Net Worth||$ 1.5 million|