Cameron Diaz Biography, Husband, Kids, Marriage, Movies, Net Worth, Age

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Cameron Diaz Biography

Real name Cameron Michelle Diaz
Birthdate August 30, 1972
Birthplace San Diego, California, U.S
Age 47 years old (in 2020)
Profession Actress, Author, Producer, Model
Years active 1990–2016
Home town  Long Beach, California, U.S.
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 1⁄2 in)
Spouse(s) Benji Madden (m. 2015)
Children 1
Networth $140 million

Cameron Diaz Personal Life

Cameron Michelle Diaz is an American actress of Anglo-German and Cuban origin, born August 30, 1972, in California. Emilio Diaz, of Cuban origin, works on oil rigs, and her mother, Billie, works in import-export. Tomboy, the girl, who grows up in Long Beach, a port suburb of Los Angeles, plays a lot of sports (she breaks her nose on her surfboard) and swearing contests with her little friends.

As a teenager, in 1988, the pretty Cameron began modeling in a prestigious agency, Elite. Cameron is talented and ambitious and for her first casting, she gets the lead role in the feature film The Mask (1994) where she gives the reply to Jim Carrey. The success of the film revealed her to the general public at just 22 years old.

Cameron Diaz Professional Career

After a few independent films (The Last Supper, Feeling Minnesota, Keys to Tulsa), she reveals her comedic talents in The Wedding of My Best Friend (1997) alongside Julia Roberts. In 1998, the comedy Mary at all costs, with Ben Stiller, definitively raised her to the rank of a world star. Her partners praise the benevolence of this self-deprecating actress and her irresistible humor.

Her filmography has several box office successes in the 2000s: Charlie’s Angels, Charlie’s Angels 2, The Holiday, and more recently Bad Teacher (2011). Cameron Diaz regularly breaks her sexy image to take on darker roles; Gangs of New York (2002) by Martin Scorsese, My life for yours (2009) by Nick Cassavetes, or Cartel (2013). She also lends her voice to Princess Fiona in Shrek series.

A fervent environmentalist, she recorded a documentary series, Trippin (2005), broadcast on MTV, intended for young audiences to awaken their environmental awareness. Since her modeling debut, Cameron Diaz has rarely posed in front of the cameras, but in 2009 she agreed to become the face of Swiss Watchmaker Tag Heuer. In 2014, she returned to the industry in which she excelled, comedy, on the banner for Sex Tape, then in the film adaptation of the musical Annie.

Cameron Diaz Marriage / Husband

As for her private life, her successful career did not prevent her from leading an equally rich love life; She dated actor Matt Dillon, from 1996 to 1998, then Jared Leto, between 1999 and 2003. With Justin Timberlake, despite their nine-year difference, she coos for four years (2003-2007). She then shares the life of Alex Rodriguez, an American baseball star, for two years. Their breakup in 2011 allows her to enjoy her celibacy with pleasure.

In June 2014, she appeared on the arm of Benji Madden, musician of the group Good Charlotte and brother-in-law of her very good friend Nicole Richie. After an engagement in December, the couple married discreetly on January 5, 2015, at their property in Los Angeles, surrounded by their families and a few close friends.

Cameron Diaz Movies List

Year Title Role Notes
1994 The Mask Tina Carlyle  
1995 The Last Supper Jude  
1996 She’s the One Heather Davis  
1996 Feeling Minnesota Freddie Clayton  
1996 Head Above Water Nathalie  
1997 Keys to Tulsa Trudy  
1997 My Best Friend’s Wedding Kimmy Wallace  
1997 A Life Less Ordinary Celine Naville  
1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas TV reporter Cameo
1998 There’s Something About Mary Mary Jensen  
1998 Very Bad Things Laura Garrety  
1999 Being John Malkovich Lotte Schwartz  
1999 Any Given Sunday Christina Pagniacci  
2000 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her Carol Faber  
2000 Charlie’s Angels Natalie Cook  
2001 The Invisible Circus Faith  
2001 Shrek Princess Fiona (voice)  
2001 Vanilla Sky Julie Gianni  
2002 The Sweetest Thing Christina Walters  
2002 Gangs of New York Jenny Everdeane  
2002 Slackers Herself Cameo
2002 Minority Report Woman on train Uncredited cameo
2003 Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle Natalie Cook  
2004 Shrek 2 Princess Fiona (voice)  
2005 In Her Shoes Maggie Feller  
2006 The Holiday Amanda Woods  
2007 Shrek the Third Princess Fiona (voice)  
2008 What Happens in Vegas Joy McNally  
2009 My Sister’s Keeper Sara Fitzgerald  
2009 The Box Norma Lewis  
2010 Shrek Forever After Princess Fiona (voice)  
2010 Knight and Day June Havens  
2011 The Green Hornet Lenore Case  
2011 Bad Teacher Elizabeth Halsey  
2012 What to Expect When You’re Expecting Jules  
2012 Gambit PJ Puznowski  
2012 A Liar’s Autobiography Sigmund Freud (voice)  
2013 The Counselor Malkina  
2013 The Unbelievers Herself Documentary film
2013 In a World… Herself in trailer for The Amazon Games Uncredited cameo
2014 The Other Woman Carly Whitten  
2014 Sex Tape Annie Hargrove  
2014 Annie Miss Hannigan Final Film Role

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