The popular animated voice of Fiona in the Shrek movie
franchise, as well as her hyper-animated performances in the Charlie's
Angels movie franchise, actress Cameron Diaz was born in San Diego,
CA on August 30, 1972.
age 16, Diaz left high school to become a model, eventually working
her way up to the exclusive Elite modeling agency.
to start a film career, at age 21 she was cast in her breakthrough
role opposite Jim Carrey in The Mask, followed by a series
of smaller films.
and audiences alike were eventually hooked with an endearing,
underdog performance opposite superstar Julia
Roberts in My Best Friend's Wedding. She then followedthat with her highly popular role in There's
Something About Mary in 1998.
Two years later, Diaz joined up with Drew
Barrymore and Lucy Liu in Charlie's Angels big-screen
adaptation of the television classic, in which she invited audiences
along for a tongue-in-cheek performance that saw all three actresses
mixing it up in slapstick comedy scenes and lots of high-speed
Steely resolve hidden behind a ditzy persona and smokin' sexuality has won Cameron Diaz a place in the hearts of movie goers worldwide for roles in There's Something About Mary, as the famous voice of Fiona in Shrek, and in the Charlie's Angels franchise for which she became one of Hollywood's top paid actresses.
Diaz gave an equally famous performance as the voice of Princess Fiona in
Shrek, another box office hit, along with a string of performances
in Vanilla Sky with Tom
Cruise, and in Martin Scorses's Gangs of New York opposite
Dicaprio before joining the ranks of mega star Julia
Roberts as one of Hollywood's highest-paid actresses in Charlie's
Angels: Full Throttle.
the actress was romantically linked to pop singer Justin
Timberlake until a much-reported breakup
in early 2007. Announced
in February 2007, the actress became a key spokesperson in bringing
worldwide attention to global
warming in her efforts to help stage the Live
Earth concerts on July 7, 2007. That same year, Cameron Diaz was heard reprising her role as Fiona in
the next installment in the Shrek franchise, Shrek The Third,
and co-starred with actor Ashton Kutcher in the comedy ""What
Happens in Vegas" in 2008.
Following her appearance with actor Tom Cruise in the action adventure movie Knight and Day in 2010, Diaz next starred in The Green Hornet in 2011. In 2012, she followed up with a starring role in Bad Teacher opposite her ex, Justin Timberlake.
In addition to Timberlake, offscreen the actress has also been romantically linked to actor Matt Dillon, world champion surfer Kelly
Slater, and most recently to Yankee baseball star Alex Rodriguez.
More about Cameron Diaz around the Web:
Cameron Diaz- Wikipedia - Complete biography including personal details and career highlights, photos, related references and resources.
Cameron Diaz - Bio, photos, movie clips, vital stats, and
filmography from the Internet Movie Database.