Cameron Diaz

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Cameron Diaz
Diaz at a press conference for Knight and Day, July 2010
Cameron Michelle Diaz

(1972-08-30) August 30, 1972 (age 51)
Occupation(s)Celebrity, Model
Years active1988–1993 (model)
1994–2014 (actress)[1]
SpouseBenji Madden (m. 2015–present)
RelativesJoel Madden (brother-in-law)
Nicole Richie (co-sister-in-law)

Cameron Michelle Diaz (born August 30, 1972) is an American semi retired actress and former fashion model. She was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards in 1999, 2000, 2002 and 2003.

Early life[change | change source]

Cameron Diaz was born in San Diego, California. Her mother, Billie Joann (née Early), is an import-export agent. Her father, Emilio Luis Diaz (1949–2008), worked for the California oil company UNOCAL for more than 20 years as a field gauger.[2][3] Diaz has an older sister, Chimene. Her father's family were Cubans, and settled in Tampa's Ybor City, later moving to California, where Emilio was born.[4][5] Her mother has English, German, and Scots-Irish ancestry.[6][7][8] Diaz was raised in Long Beach, California.

Filmography[change | change source]

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
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
2005 In Her Shoes Maggie Feller
2006 The Holiday Amanda Woods
2007 Shrek the Third Princess Fiona
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
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: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman Sigmund Freud
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

References[change | change source]

  1. Jess Cohen (March 29, 2018). "Cameron Diaz Says She Is "Actually Retired" After All". Entertainment Weekly.
  2. "Family ties, Father & mother". People. May 20, 2004. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  3. Cameron Diaz Biography (1972–)
  4. "YouTube interview about her Spanish-Cuban roots". 2011-06-28. Retrieved 2014-01-08.
  5. "CAMERON DIAZ: A Life Less Ordinary: Interview". Archived from the original on October 28, 2014. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  6. Jenkins, David (January 9, 2003). "Girl, interrupted". The Daily Telegraph. UK. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  7. "Cameron Diaz: Hollywood crowd-pleaser". BBC News. July 29, 2005. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  8. Hawk, Mason (1998). "A Cheap Date With Cameron Diaz". NYRock. Archived from the original on February 12, 2008. Retrieved January 8, 2014.

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