On August 31, 2015, she announced that she and Joe are expecting their first child together.In December 2006 Accola released her debut album, It's Always the Innocent Ones, independently in the United States.She found Turn The Corner and developed a partnership with them. In August , it was announced that Candice and Joe were expecting their first child together.
She will be playing the role of Chloe Cunningham, a 26-year old woman who seeks advice from a 36-year old version of herself.
Along with her The Vampire Diaries co-stars Michael Trevino and Ian Somerhalder, Accola is a supporter of the It Gets Better Project, which aims to prevent Suicide among LGBT youth.
Candice and other individuals (including TVD’s Kayla Ewell and Kat Graham) are participating in the fight to raise awareness regarding Lyme Disease, a disease that many people suffer from but many more are uneducated about.
Season 2 alum Taylor Kinney (otherwise known for his romantic entanglement with Lady Gaga) starred on the series last year, but he is now busy working on his new NBC show “Chicago Fire” alongside “House” alum Jesse Spencer.
Season 4 of Accola’s full-time job will start shooting in Atlanta later this summer, and “The Vampire Diaries” should return to TV in October.