Born and raised in Whistler, British Columbia, Merritt Patterson took a liking to the Arts at a young age. Patterson started dancing competitively at age 11 in various styles, and continued to compete all the way through high school. During this time she was also active in theatre at the school as well as modeling for stock photography, going on to win the 2006 Canadian Herbal Essences’ Teen Model Search out of 10, 000 girls.
She made her Film and Television Debut with a recurring role on the ABC Family show “Kyle XY”. Other notable accomplishments include Fox 2000 Feature “Percy Jackson: The Lighting Thief”, “The Hole”, “Supernatural” and the Disney Feature for Television “Radio Rebel”.