James Cameron is a Canadian film producer, screenwriter, director, editor and deep-sea explorer. He is renowned for directing some of the biggest box office films of all time, such as Titanic (1997) and Avatar (2009). Cameron is also greatly commended for his great work in the science-fiction hit ‘The Terminator’. This world renowned director has been nominated for 6 Academy Awards overall, wining 3 for Titanic.
Cameron’s total directorial endeavors have grossed over $2 billion in North America and over $6 billion worldwide. Avatar and Titanic are considered to be the 2 highest-grossing films of all time at $2.78 and $2.19 billion respectively. In 2011, Vanity Fair named him Hollywood’s top earner with his then earnings of $257 million. Cameron is currently one of the wealthiest people in Canada with an estimated net worth of $727 million.
This 60-year old self-made millionaire has been married 5 times. He was first married to Sharon Williams, whom he married in 1979 and divorced in 1984. He then married Gale Anne Hurd in 1985 and got divorced in 1989. His next spouse was Kathryn Bigelow whom he married in 1989 and got divorced in 1991. Linda Hamilton was next and they got married on 1997, only to get divorced in 1999. The two had a daughter, Josephine, who was born in 1993. Cameron is currently married to Suzy Amis, with whom he has a son and 2 daughters.
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