CAMERON DIAZ

CAMERON DIAZ

Cameron Michelle Diaz is a former model turned actress and producer. She was born on August 30, 1972 in San Diego, California. She began modeling at the age of 16 and worked in ad campaigns for Calvin Klein and Coca-Cola,she was also featured on the front cover of famous magazine Seventeen.

In 1994, Diaz returned to California and made her acting debut by successfully won the female lead role of torch-singing mob moll, Tina Carlyle in the blockbuster action-comedy, “The Mask”, playing opposite the then famous comedian Jim Carrey. For the next three years, Diaz played roles in the independent films The Last Supper (1996), Feeling Minnesota (1996), She’s the One (1996), and Head Above Water (1996). She was scheduled to perform in the film Mortal Kombat, but had to resign after breaking her hand while training for the role.

Diaz again came to the limelight with films as My Best Friend’s Wedding and Alife Less Ordinary both released in 1997. The next year she starred in the hit movie There’s Something About Mary (1998) earned her a nomination for a Golden Globe Award for the Best Actress. For her role in the movie Being John Mallovich(1999) earned her the award for Best Supporting Actress and various nominations.

She was featured in certain other low budget movies as Very Bad Things, Any Given Sunday, Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her.  In the fall of 2000 she secured a part in the hit big-screen remake of the 1970s television show, “Charlie’s Angels,” playing one of the three female detectives alongside Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu. For her next project she voiced  princess Fiona in the movie Shrek and in 2002 she starred in the movie Gangs of New York. The following year she joined Liu and Barrymore for the sequel Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.

In 2005 she starred in the comedy drama film In Her Shoes based on a novel. For her movie in 2007 it was only Shrek the Third. In 2009 she starred in My Sister’s Kepper, it was a moderate commercial. In 2010 Diaz again voiced Princess Fiona in Shrek Forever After. Diaz starred opposite to Tom Cruise in Knight and Day although the movie had mixed reviews it grossed worldwide of $262 million.
The Green Hornet (2011), in which she plays the resourceful secretary of the masked hero (Seth Rogen). More comedies followed, with Diaz having the lead role in 2011’s Bad Teacher and being featured as part of the cast of 2012’s What To Expect When You’re Expecting and Gambit. Diaz returned to serious fare in the foreboding drama/thriller The Counselor, directed by Ridley Scott, before heading back to humor in 2014: She co-starred in the box office hit The Other Woman as well as Sex Tape, with the latter co-starring Jason Segel.
Diaz has had long-term relationships with video producer Carlos de la Torre, actor Matt Dillon, actor/singer Jared Leto, singer/actor Justin Timberlake and New York Yankees baseball star Alex Rodriguez. Diaz began dating Good Charlotte’s Benji Madden in May 2014 and was engaged to the rocker that December. In a whirlwind move, the pair tied the knot on January 5, 2015 at Diaz’ Beverly Hills home. Drew Barrymore and Nicole Richie were two of her bridesmaids, along with her sister Chimene Cain and assistant Jesse Lutz.
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