James Cameron

Actor, Director, Writer

8/16/1954 (66 years old) Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada

Facts Awards
  • Was inspired to become a filmmaker when he saw, as a teen, 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
  • Worked as a truck driver while trying to get his start as a screenwriter.
  • His breakthrough hit was The Terminator (1984). Its producer, Gale Anne Hurd, became the second Mrs. Cameron; female lead Linda Hamilton became his fourth wife.
  • Appeared as himself twice on Entourage as the director of a film (called Aquaman) starring Vince (Adrian Grenier).