Cameron Monaghan Biography

Updated On Nov 23, 2017 Published On Jul 25, 2016
Facts of Cameron Monaghan
Date of Birth: 1993 , August-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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Cameron is often found playing a gay character. There were several questions about his sexual orientation but he came out as a straight guy in early 2013. In Twitter, he revealed that he is not gay. In 2016 Cameron was in a relationship with his Shameless co-star,  Ruby Modine

Cameron is now allegedly dating Peyton List. The pair was also spotted spending lavishing time at Disney Land in the early September. Cameron's nationality is American and he is of mixed ethnicity. His height is five feet and eleven inches tall.

Cameron was born and raised by his single mother Diane Monaghan. His mother is an insurance claims specialist. At a young age, he moved to Boca Raton, Florida with his mother. When he was five, he was seen on the cover of his first catalog. Two years later, he starred in his first regional commercial. As a child, he was enrolled at Addison Mizner Elementary School. His interest in acting grew at a young age and while he was enrolled at his high school, he began performing in the Little Palm Children's Theatre productions.

He appeared in the plays like Stuart Little, Winnie-the-Pooh, and The Pumpkin King. He made his feature film debut in 2002 by starring the role of Alex in the movie The Wishing Stone. He rose to fame in 2003 after he portrayed the role of Winthrop Paroo in an American television film The Music Man. In 2005, he appeared in the movies and TV series like Brothers in Arms, Desperate Hippies, Threshold, Avatar: The Last Airbender and so on.

He is critically acclaimed for starring the role of Ian Gallagher in an American comedy-drama television series Shameless. Lately, Cameron appeared in thriller/horror movie Amityville: The Awakening alongside Bella Throne and Jennifer Jason Leigh

He has been earning the annual salary which is counted in six digits and his net worth is $2 million as of 2017His latest release, Amityville grossed a total collection of $7,554,943.

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Born in Santa Monica, California, United States

August 16 , 1993

Tall and handsome, Cameron Monaghan was born as Cameron Riley Monaghan in the early 1990s in Santa Monica, California, United States of America to Diane Monaghan. He is of Irish and polish descent from his mother side.

Appeared on the cover of his first catalogue

1998

At a young age, he moved to Boca Raton, Florida with his mother. When he was five, he was seen on the cover of his first catalogue. Two years later, he starred in his first regional commercial. As a child, he was enrolled at Addison Mizner Elementary School. 

Appeared in the plays like Stuart Little, Winnie-the-Pooh and so on

2001

His interest in acting grew at a young age and while he was enrolled at his high school, he began performing in the Little Palm Children's Theatre's productions. He appeared in the plays like Stuart Little, Winnie-the-Pooh, and The Pumpkin King. 

Began his acting career

2002

He made his feature film debut in 2002 by starring the role of Alex in the movie The Wishing Stone. Three years later, he appeared in the movie Brothers in Arms where he portrayed the role of Timmy.

Appeared in the TV movie, The Music Man

2003

He got his rise in fame in 2003 after he portrayed the role of Winthrop Paroo in an American television film The Music Man. In 2005, he appeared in the movies and TV series like Brothers in Arms, Desperate Hippies, Threshold, Avatar: The Last Airbender and so on.

Appeared in the movie, Click

2006

He is also famous for starring the role of Kevin O'Doyle in an American science fiction comedy-drama film Click. That year he also appeared in the movie The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause. He starred the role of Traffic Cop #1? in this movie. 

Starred in the TV series Shameless

2011

Cameron Monaghan is an actor from United States. He is critically acclaimed for starring the role of Ian Gallagher in an American comedy-drama television series Shameless. He is still playing his role in this TV series. 

Won Young Artist Awards

2005

In 2004, he got his first nominated in Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special - Supporting Young Actor. Next year he also got nominated in this award and he won this award that year for Best Performance in a Television Series - Recurring Young Actor. 

Nominated in Critics Choice Television Awards

2015

He is famous for starring the role of Ian Gallagher on the Showtime comedy-drama series Shameless. For this role, he got his first nomination in Critics Choice Television Awards in 2015. He was nominated in this award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. 

Revealed that he is a straight guy

2013

Cameron is often found playing a gay character. There were several questions about his sexual orientation but he came out as a straight guy in the early 2013. In Twitter, he revealed that he is not gay. His nationality is American and he is of mixed ethnicity.