He began his journey to fame as a model and worked his way into the commercials. Most of his earlier works were done in the U.S., Canada, and Europe as well until Cameron Mathison then saw the potentials that is innate in him. He enroled in training classes to prepare himself for a professional acting career which he launched in Toronto. For more than a decade, from 1998 to 2011, the Canadian actor gave life to the character of Ryan Lavery on All My Children. His role in the series remains the most popular among his other appearances.
Cameron Mathison has also made guest roles in other television works including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Desperate Housewives, Hot in Cleveland, and a lot more. TV movies are also part of his entertainment industry repertoire and his presence can be felt in films like Along Came A Nanny, A Christmas To Remember, The Carpenter’s Miracle, among many others. He equally explored other parts of the industry which will be discussed below.
Cameron Mathison’s Bio (Age)
On August 25, 1969, his parents celebrated his birth in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. His father, Bill Mathison, and mother Loretta Mathison had a son named Scott before Cameron came along.
Cameron passed through all the required educational levels and after graduating from Thornlea Secondary School in Thornhill, Ontario, he moved on to acquire a degree in Civil Engineering from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec in 1993.
Straight out of McGill, Cameron became a model as well as a regular face on commercials in his home country and other countries like the United States. He then went into acting after taking classes to harness his talent.
Soon, he made his first feature film appearance in 54 followed by the main role in Washed Up. While he was still on the Canadian independent movie, his most notable role as Ryan Lavery on the show – All My Children came along in December 1997. He started filming immediately and debuted on the show on January 12, 1998.
The awards soon started trickling in with Cameron Mathison bagging the 1999 Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Male Newcomer, he also got nominations for Daytime Emmy Award in the Outstanding Supporting Actor category in 2002 and 2005 respectively. People magazine also touted him as one of “America’s 100 Most Eligible Bachelors” in 2000.
Ever since he tasted fame, Cameron Mathison has remained relevant in his field of endeavor and has starred in numerous shows and movies to rave reviews. In 2007, the entertainer took his prowess to the dance floor in the 5th season of Dancing with the Stars with Edyta Śliwińska as his partner.
Cameron Mathison is also a presenter and has worked on Good Morning America (GMA) for a long time. His contribution on the show saw him covering glitzy awards events like the Country Music Awards, Oscars, American Music Awards, Grammys, Golden Globes, MTV Movie Awards, and MTV Video Music Awards. Among other live shows he hosted for the Good Morning America franchise, Cameron also anchored the series Ultimate Proposal and reality show Game of Homes.
Asides GMA, Cameron also works on CBS’s Entertainment Tonight which he began in 2015. In September 2018, he commenced work as the new co-host of Home and Family with Debbie Matenopoulos.
We might not be able to get our hands on the exact amount Cameron Mathison gets to take home as salary but he appears to be in a good place in his career. His numerous appearances in movies and TV shows have obviously made a good impression on his bank statement. He currently has a net worth estimated to be around $2 million and since he is still working hard in his endeavors, the figure is bound to increase.
Cameron Mathison’s Family: Wife, Kids
On the home front, the television personality has kept things quite simple. He is among the few celebrities who are enjoying a longtime matrimonial union with one spouse. The actor has been married to model Vanessa Marie Arevalo since July 27, 2002. Leila Emmanuelle Mathison (daughter) and Lucas Arthur Mathison (son) are the products of their marriage.
Lucas, their first child was born in 2003 while his sister Emmanuella joined the family in 2006.
A great height of 6 feet 2′ inches is one of Cameron’s notable assets. The Canadian hunk is also gifted in other parts of his body and stays fit with his weight listed as 83 kg. He also has blue eyes, light brown hair color, and wears 11 (US) shoe sizes.