Candiace Dillard Bassett is the former Miss United States 2013 and a television reality star in the show, The Real Housewives of Potomac, which airs on Bravo TV. Recently, she appeared in the news headlines after her fight with Monique Samuels, who also debuts on the same show.
Quick Facts and Information on Candiace Dillard
|Full Name/ Real Name||Candiace Dillard Bassett|
|Birthday/ Date of birth||14th December 1986|
|Profession||Television Personality, Entrepreneur|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
|Height in feet||5 ft 3 in|
|Height in meters||1.61 meters|
Candiace Dillard Husband
For those who do not know about this former Miss United States, we will be allowing some insights into her relationship/ marital status as well.
Yes, the beautiful Candiace Dillard is a married woman and it has been a year since she got married. She has a beautiful love story, which she shares it even today.
Her husband is Chris Bassett, who is a businessman and a chef. He is fond of cooking and plays golf in his leisure time. The couple met at a restaurant situated in Washington DC, where they used to work together. After months of dating, Chris finally popped the question in 2017.
This beautiful surprise was preplanned and all her family and friends were also involved. It was a blast, and Candiace was happier than ever. Afterward, they decided on the wedding date too, and got married on 11 August 2018 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
The couple is happily married now, and often shares videos and photos on Instagram, keeping the love alive.
Candiace Dillard Kids
The reality star is married to her husband, Chris for almost 2 years now, but there does not have a child together yet. Till now, there is no news of any pregnancy or children.
On the other hand, her husband Chris Bassett has former children from his previous relationships. He has a daughter and a son, whose name is not disclosed yet. In June, he had shared a picture of her daughter, who looks like she is 10 years old.
For now, Dillard and Chris have no children together, but we hope we will hear some good news in the coming future days.
Candiace Dillard’s Fight with Monique Samuels
After the October show aired, everyone was shocked to see the brawl between the two reality stars, of the Real Housewives of Potomac. The fight was footage was aired on September 27, 2020, where we can see Monique pulling Candiace’s hair resulting in a big fight.
Afterward, in an interview, she said
“I’m embarrassed. I’m embarrassed for all of us,” she explained. “We are entrepreneurs, we are wives, we are mothers, we are enterprising women, we don’t do things like this. The fact that this took place, it’s embarrassing for me.”
In recent news, she has even considered quitting the show because of the fight and blamed herself for the incident. Regarding the physical fight, she even mentioned,
“I completely blacked out. The last thing I remember is one of the producers in my ear yelling, ‘Monique let go.’ As the days go by, I’m starting to remember pieces that happened. At the end of the whole thing, I hear [Candiace’s] voice, still yelling… I need to take a step back and look at myself and make sure I’m always in control.”
Candiace Dillard Net Worth
The former Miss United States, Candiace Dillard, is a businessman, reality star, and owner of multiple companies.
She is the founder and CEO of Candiace Dillard Pageant Consulting, cofounder of Prima Hair Collection, and co-owner of Chateau Salon Suites. In the Pageant consulting firm, they consult new pageants, by arranging meetings and set-up events, which are hosted by former beauty pageant winners. Next, in the Prima Hair Collection, they provide hair care services, and also wig extensions.
Her reality show is her primary source of income, and her other side revenues are earned by her businesses. In total, her net worth for 2020 is $800,000.
Candiace Dillard’s Height and Weight
Dillard is a beautiful woman. She has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and has a petite but slim figure.
She has dark shiny black hair and has beautiful brown eyes. Well, there is a reason why she was the winner of Miss United States 2013.
Candiace Dillard Mom / Dad /Siblings
The reality star was born on 14th December 1986, in the city of Biloxi, Mississippi, U.S.A. She is an American citizen and belongs to black ethnicity.
She was raised in an air-force physician family. Her parents used to work in the medical fields and supported her education very much. On her Instagram, she has shared many pictures with her parents. Later, she carried on with her studies and graduated from Howard University.
Candiace has two siblings, Chris and Crystal Watts. On August 28, she had posted a picture with her sister, wishing her on her birthday.
Candiace Dillard’s Social Media
The entrepreneur, Candiace Dillard, is active both on both Instagram and Twitter.
On Instagram, Candiace has 188k followers where she often posts pictures related to her business, reality show, and with her husband as well.
Likewise, on Twitter, almost 38.7 people follower Candiace. She often tweets updating about her show highlights, and of her life too.