Dylan Patton

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Dylan Patton
Dylan Patton 2010 Daytime Emmy Awards.jpg
Patton at Daytime Emmy Awards, June 27, 2010
Born Dylan Michael Patton
(1992-07-13) July 13, 1992 (age 24)
Denton, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2002–present

Dylan Michael Patton (born July 13, 1992) is an American actor and former model. He is best known for portraying the role of Will Horton on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives from February 27, 2009 to January 20, 2010.[1]

He currently plays Ultimate Frisbee for Los Angeles Organization of Ultimate Teams called Kong and does production assistant work in art department.



In early 2009, he was cast in the role of Will Horton on the NBC soap opera "Days of Our Lives for 4 years, but due to the change in story line, after playing the role for eleven and a half months, the role was recast and he was let go from the show.[2] In 2010, he was nominated for an award at the 37th annual Daytime Emmy Awards in the Outstanding Younger Actor category for his role in Days of Our Lives.[3]


Patton currently plays Ultimate Frisbee for the Los Angeles Organization of Ultimate Teams team "Kong". In January 2016, he participated in an American Ultimate Disc League team "Los Angeles Aviators" Tryouts session in Group C in hopes to get to play for "2016 Los Angeles Aviators Roster", but did not make it through.

Personal life[edit]

Dylan was born in Texas, United States on July 13, 1992. His family consists of his parents David Patton, Deborah Patton and younger brother Julian. He studied at Agoura High School. He spent his youngest years in Texas, then moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. On May 14, 2013, Patton was arrested for selling cocaine out of his parents' Agoura Hills home in California.[4] His bail was set at $30,000 a few days later.[5] On June 13, 2013, he was sentenced to three years probation after pleading no contest to selling cocaine out of his family's Agoura Hills home.[6]

Awards and Nominations[edit]






Year Film Role Notes
2005 Paradise, Texas Tyler Cameron Lead role
O' Best Beloved, Six Honest Men Oliver Murphy short film
Sheeba Clay Thomas Lead role
2009 First Strike Dustin Tyler Film
2013 Romey and Julie Romey Short movie
Year Title Role Notes
2002 Our Family Dakota Manning Pilot
2005 That's So Raven Justin Banks 1 episode
2007 Cold Case Young Matt Merriman 1 episode
2009-2010 Days of Our Lives Will Horton 211 episodes


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