Cameron Diaz

Biography

Cameron Michelle Diaz (born August 30, 1972) is an American actress and former model. She rose to prominence during the 1990s with roles in the movies The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding and There's Something About Mary. Other high-profile credits include the two Charlie's Angels films, voicing the character Princess Fiona in the Shrek series, Any Given Sunday, Knight and Day, The Holiday, The Green Hornet and Bad Teacher. Diaz has received four Golden Globe Award nominations for her performances in the movies, Being John Malkovich, Vanilla Sky, Gangs of New York, and There's Something About Mary for which she also won the New York Film Critics Best Lead Actress Award. She is also a BAFTA Nominee. In 2013, Diaz was named the highest paid actress over 40 in Hollywood.

Cameron Diaz was born in San Diego, California. Her mother, Billie Joann (née Early), is an import-export agent, and her father, Emilio Luis Diaz (1949–2008), worked for the California oil company UNOCAL for more than 20 years as a field gauger. Diaz has an older sister, Chimene. Her father's family were Cuban (of Spanish descent), and settled in Tampa's Ybor City, later moving to California, where Emilio was born. Her mother has English, German, and Scots-Irish ancestry. Diaz was raised in Long Beach, California, and attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School

Cameron Michelle Diaz (born August 30, 1972) is an American actress and former model. She rose to prominence during the 1990s with roles in the movies The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding and There's Something About Mary. Other high-profile credits include the two Charlie's Angels films, voicing the character Princess Fiona in the Shrek series, Any Given Sunday, Knight and Day, The Holiday, The Green Hornet and Bad Teacher. Diaz has received four Golden Globe Award nominations for her performances in the movies, Being John Malkovich, Vanilla Sky, Gangs of New York, and There's Something About Mary for which she also won the New York Film Critics Best Lead Actress Award. She is also a BAFTA Nominee. In 2013, Diaz was named the highest paid actress over 40 in Hollywood.

Cameron Diaz was born in San Diego, California. Her mother, Billie Joann (née Early), is an import-export agent, and her father, Emilio Luis Diaz (1949–2008), worked for the California oil company UNOCAL for more than 20 years as a field gauger. Diaz has an older sister, Chimene. Her father's family were Cuban (of Spanish descent), and settled in Tampa's Ybor City, later moving to California, where Emilio was born. Her mother has English, German, and Scots-Irish ancestry. Diaz was raised in Long Beach, California, and attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1972-08-30

Place of Birth San Diego, California, USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.cameron-diaz.org/website/

Also Known As

  • Cameron Michelle Diaz

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 Annie as Miss Hannigan
2014 Sex Tape as Annie
2014 The Other Woman as Carly Whitten
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon(1 episode) as Herself
2013 The Counselor as Malkina
2013 The Unbelievers as Herself
2012 Gambit as PJ Puznowski
2012 A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman as Seigmund Freud (voice)
2012 Shrek's Thrilling Tales as Fiona
2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting as Jules
2012 I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac as Herself
2011 Bad Teacher as Elizabeth Halsey
2011 OK! TV(1 episode)
2011 The Green Hornet as Lenore Case
2010 Scared Shrekless as Princess Fiona
2010 Knight and Day as June Havens
2010 Shrek Forever After as Princess Fiona (voice)
2009 The Box as Norma Lewis
2009 Live from Studio Five(1 episode)
2009 My Sister's Keeper as Sara Fitzgerald
2008 What Happens in Vegas as Joy McNally
2007 Shrek the Halls(1 episode) as Princess Fiona
2007 Shrek the Halls as Princess Fiona (voice)
2007 Shrek the Third as Princess Fiona (voice)
2006 The Holiday as Amanda Woods
2006 VH1 Rock Honors(1 episode)
2005 Iconoclasts(1 episode)
2005 In Her Shoes as Maggie Feller
2005 MTVU Stand In(1 episode)
2005 The Comeback(1 episode)
2005 Trippin'(10 episodes)
2004 Shrek 2 as Princess Fiona (voice)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 I Love the '70s(10 episodes)
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle as Natalie Cook
2003 VH1 Goes Inside(1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(3 episodes)
2003 The Ghost of Lord Farquaad as Fiona (voice)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Gangs of New York as Jenny Everdeane
2002 Bo' Selecta!(1 episode)
2002 Players(1 episode)
2002 The Sweetest Thing as Christina Walters
2001 Vanilla Sky as Julie
2001 Shrek as Princess Fiona (voice)
2001 The Invisible Circus as Faith
2000 Charlie's Angels as Natalie Cook
1999 Any Given Sunday as Christina Pagniacci
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her as Carol Faber
1999 Being John Malkovich as Lotte Schwartz
1999 Rove(1 episode)
1999 Teen Choice Awards(1 episode) as Herself
1998 Very Bad Things as Laura Garrety
1998 There's Something About Mary as Mary Jensen
1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas as Blonde TV Reporter
1997 A Life Less Ordinary as Celine Naville
1997 My Best Friend's Wedding as Kimberly Wallace
1997 Keys to Tulsa as Trudy
1996 Head Above Water as Nathalie
1996 Feeling Minnesota as Freddie Clayton
1996 She's the One as Heather Davis
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(5 episodes)
1995 The Last Supper as Jude
1994 The Mask as Tina Carlyle
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Space Ghost Coast to Coast(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1993 GMTV(2 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(6 episodes)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(2 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live(4 episodes)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(4 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Cameron Diaz
1900 4Real(1 episode)

Production

2005 Trippin'(10 episodes) … Producer

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