Cameron Michelle Diaz (born August 30, 1972), addressed as Cameron Diaz, is a legendary American veteran actress, author, and fashion model.
She rose to prominence in the 1990s with her roles in the films The Mask, My Best Friend’s Wedding, and There’s Something About Mary. She later starred in romantic comedies like The Holiday and Knight and Day and action comedies like Charlie’s Angels.
Most recently, Cameron Diaz has focused on other interests, including writing and fashion design. In this Cameron Diaz biography, we’ll look at the life of this talented American actress.
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|Full Name:||Cameron Michelle Diaz|
|Stage Name:||Cameron Diaz|
|Born:||30 August 1972 (age 50 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||San Diego, California, United States|
|Parents:||Emilio Diaz, Billie Early|
|Husband • Spouse:||Benji Madden (m. 2015)|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||Jared Leto, Elon Musk (2013), Alex Rodriguez (2010-2011), Keanu Reeves (2009-2010), Paul Sculfor (2008-2009), Kelly Slater (2007), Jude Law (2006-2007), Justin Timberlake (2003-2006), Matt Dillon (1995-1998), Vincent D’Onofrio (1995), Carlos De La Torre (1990-1994), Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs (2008-2012), Criss Angel (2007), Tyrese Gibson (2007), Robbie Williams (2003), Vince Neil (1995), George Clooney (1995)|
|Occupation:||Actress • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$140 million|
Early Life & Education
Cameron Michelle Diaz was born in San Diego, California, on August 30, 1972. Her mother, Billie Early, was an import/export agent, while her father, Emilio Diaz, was a foreman at the Unocal oil business in California.
She grew up alongside her elder sister named, Chimene Diaz, in Long Beach. Cameron Diaz‘s family originally emigrated to Cuba from Spain, where her father was born. Her mother is of English and German ancestry.
Cameron Diaz received her elementary education at Los Cerritos Elementary School before proceeding to Long Beach Polytechnic, where she was a classmate of Snoop Dogg. According to Cameron Diaz, she comes from a modest family who was very loving and hardworking.
At the age of 16, Cameron Diaz signed a modeling contract with Elite Model Management and began to feature in Calvin Klein and Levi’s commercials. The next year, at the age of 17, she was featured on the cover of Seventeen magazine’s July 1990 edition.
Cameron Diaz briefly dated Matt Dillon after appearing in There’s Something About Mary. The following year after breaking up with Matt Dillion, she began dating actor Jared Leto, and they were together until 2003. From 2003 through 2007, she dated Justin Timberlake.
Cameron Diaz got married to Benji Madden, a musician, in a Jewish wedding on January 5, 2015, at her Beverly Hills residence. Her close friend Nicole Richie, who is married to Joel Madden, the brother of Benji Madden, had introduced the two 10 months before.
Cameron Diaz welcomed a daughter, Raddix Madden, through a surrogate in December 2019.
Cameron Diaz has had various personalities as boyfriends, including Elon Musk (2013), Alex Rodriguez (2010-2011), Keanu Reeves (2009-2010), Paul Sculfor (2008-2009), Kelly Slater (2007), Jude Law (2006-2007), Justin Timberlake (2003-2006), Matt Dillon (1995-1998), Vincent D’Onofrio (1995), and Carlos De La Torre (1990-1994).
Cameron Diaz has been rumored to have dated Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs (2008-2012), Criss Angel (2007), Tyrese Gibson (2007), Robbie Williams (2003), Vince Neil (1995), and George Clooney (1995).
At the age of 21, Cameron Diaz auditioned for The Mask playing a jazz singer named Tina Carlyle, based on the recommendation of an agent for Elite, who met the film’s producers while they were searching for the lead actress.
Having no previous acting experience, Cameron Diaz started acting lessons after being cast. The Mask became one of the top ten highest-grossing films of 1994 and launched Cameron Diaz as a sex symbol. During this period, she dated video producer Carlos de la Torre.
In the independent black comedy The Last Supper, Cameron Diaz later portrayed one of several liberal graduate students who invited a group of staunch conservatives to a dinner with the intention of murdering them (1995).
She was supposed to play a character in Mortal Kombat, but she was forced to quit after injuring her hand while practicing for the part. Aside from her lead role in the film titled A Life Less Ordinary, Cameron Diaz made a massive comeback in 1997 with the romantic comedy titled My Best Friend’s Wedding.
In the movie, Cameron Diaz co-starred with Julia Roberts, playing the affluent fiancée of a sportswriter. The movie is regarded as one of the greatest romantic comedies of all time and was a worldwide box office success.
According to Forbes, Cameron Diaz was the wealthiest female celebrity in 2010, placing her at number 60 among the richest 100 people.
Cameron Diaz‘s assembled net worth is US$140 million. She has earned wealth through her successful career as an actress, author, and model.
Cameron Diaz has starred in many popular films over the years, such as The Mask, My Best Friend’s Wedding, There’s Something About Mary, Charlie’s Angels, The Holiday, and Knight and Day.
She has also written three books, The Body Book, The Longevity Book, and Gangs of New York.
- Instagram handle: @Camerondiaz
- Twitter handle: @Camerondiaz
- The Mask
- The Other Woman
- Sex Tape
- Charlie’s Angel
- Bad Teacher
- Knight And Day
- The Holiday
- What Happens In Vegas?
- There’s Something About Mary