Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthAugust 25, 1969
SpouseVanessa Arevalo
FactGood friends with Rebecca Budig. Was the photographer at her wedding to Bob Guiney.

Cameron Arthur Mathison was born on August 25, 1969, in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, to parents Elaine and Ronald Mathison. He has two sisters, Andrea and Allison. Mathison was raised in Sarnia and attended high school at St. Clair Secondary School. After graduation, he attended the University of Toronto and majored in broadcast journalism.

Mathison’s first job in television was as a reporter for CFTO in Toronto. He later moved to Los Angeles and worked as a correspondent for “Entertainment Tonight” from 1995 to 2002. In 2002, he began appearing as a regular on the daytime soap opera “All My Children” as Ryan Lavery. He remained on the show until its cancellation in 2011.

Since leaving “All My Children,” Mathison has appeared on a number of other television shows, including “Drop Dead Diva,” “Castle” and “Hot in Cleveland.” He has also hosted the game show “The Price Is Right” and the reality competition series “I Wanna Be a Soap Star.”

Mathison has been married to Vanessa Arevalo since 2002. The couple has two children together, Lucas and Leila.

Mathison’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million. His salary on “All My Children” was $1 million per year.

General Info

Full NameCameron Mathison
Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthAugust 25, 1969
Height1.88 m
ProfessionPresenter, Actor
EducationMcGill University


SpouseVanessa Arevalo
ChildrenLeila Emmanuelle Mathison, Lucas Arthur Mathison
ParentsBill Mathison, Loretta Mathison
SiblingsScott Mathison


NominationsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Special
MoviesMy Gal Sunday, The Carpenter's Miracle, 54, Cameron's House Rules
TV ShowsAll My Children, Your Place or Mine?, I Wanna Be a Soap Star, Dancing with the Stars, Entertainment Tonight, Game of Homes, Relative Madness

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1[Asked to recite his character's history on All My Children (1970)] "I've been shot at like four times. Hit once. My wife got shot and donated her heart to another person and she came back as a ghost. I flew to Chechnya to save somebody in the war. I became a billionaire. Lost it all. Then became a billionaire again. It's not as exciting as Susan. Nobody's as exciting as Susan".


1Joined Entertainment Tonight (1981) as a full-time correspondent and weekend co-anchor [April 5, 2015].
2Eden Riegel is married to Andrew Miller, one of his childhood friends.
3Good friends with Rebecca Budig. Was the photographer at her wedding to Bob Guiney.
4Father, with Vanessa Mathison, of daughter, Leila Mathison, born on 7 July 2006.
5Father, with Vanessa Mathison, of son Lucas Mathison (Lucas Arthur Mathison), born on April 20, 2003.
6Appeared on the cover of Playgirl magazine, February 1999.
7Cameron and his wife, Vanessa, welcomed their first child, a boy named Lucas Arthur Mathison, on April 20, 2003, weighing in at 6 pounds, 13 ounces.
8attended Thornlea High School in Thornhill, Ontario, Canada.
9Older brother, Scott
10Cameron was diagnosed at 2-1/2 years old with Legg-Pertheas disease, which is a degeneration of the hip bones, and for which he spent six months in the hospital, then the next 3-1/2 years on crutches, wearing a steel A-frame brace on his legs.
11Graduated from McGill University (in Montreal) with a Bachelors in civil engineering
12June 2000 Voted one of America's 100 most eligible bachelors in People Magazine.




A Christmas to Remember2016TV MovieJohn Blake
Murder, She Baked: A Deadly Recipe2016TV MovieMike Kingston
Murder, She Baked: A Peach Cobbler Mystery2016TV MovieMike Kingston
Murder, She Baked: A Plum Pudding Murder Mystery2015TV MovieMike Kingston
Murder, She Baked: A Chocolate Chip Cookie Mystery2015TV MovieMike Kingston
The Exes2014TV SeriesRob
Along Came a Nanny2014TV MovieMike Logan
My Gal Sunday2014TV MovieHenry Parker
Holidaze2013TV MovieCarter McClure
Window Wonderland2013TV MovieKenneth Carlyle
The Christmas Ornament2013TV MovieTim Pierce
The Carpenter's Miracle2013TV MovieJosh Camden
Belle's2013TV Series
Hot in Cleveland2013TV SeriesBill
The Surrogate2013TV MovieJacob Kelly
Drop Dead Diva2012TV SeriesJonah Pierce
The Wife He Met Online2012TV MovieBryant Meyers
Desperate Housewives2012TV SeriesGreg
All My Children1998-2011TV SeriesRyan Lavery
Castle2011TV SeriesVince Powers
Hope & Faith2004TV SeriesDillon Smith Dillon Sawyer
See Jane Date2003TV MovieGary Babcock
What I Like About You2003TV SeriesNoah
JAG2003TV SeriesLt. Stanley Mitchell
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2003TV SeriesDanny Pasqualle
The Drew Carey Show2002TV SeriesKirk
The Job2002TV SeriesBrad
Washed Up2000Conman
The Defenders: Choice of Evils1998TV MovieMike Murphy
F/X: The Series1997TV SeriesMasked Man
Any Mother's Son1997TV MovieRich Eastman


Living It Up! With Ali and Jack2004TV SeriesHimself
The Wayne Brady Show2003TV SeriesHimself
Biography2003TV Series documentaryHimself
SOAPnet Salutes ABC Daytime2003TV MovieHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1998-2002TV SeriesHimself
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHimself
The 28th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2001TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 27th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2000TV SpecialHimself
The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
The 25th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHimself
Entertainment Tonight2007-2017TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent / Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Guest Co-Host / ...
Clash of the Grandmas2016TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Talk2011-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself / Himself - Guest Co-Host
Rachael Ray2007-2016TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHimself
Mariah Carey's Merriest Christmas2015TV MovieHimself
2015 Hero Dog Awards2015TV MovieHimself - Presenter
Home & Family2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Game of Homes2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
Good Morning America2007-2015TV SeriesHimself - Special Contributor / Himself
Cameron's House Rules2015TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Host
Celebrity Name Game2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
The Chase2015TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Good Morning America Weekend Edition2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Special Contributor
The View2003-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Co-Host
Bethenny2014TV SeriesHimself
Neal and Michaele: The Winter Wonderland Wedding and Music Event2013TV MovieHimself - Host
We Love Soaps TV2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Kris2013TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Dallas Roundup Aftershow2012TV SeriesHimself
Good Afternoon America2012TV SeriesHimself - Contributor
The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
The ABC 2010 Red Carpet Premiere Event: Laugh On2010TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
The ABC 2010 Red Carpet Premiere Event: No Ordinary Dramas2010TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
The 37th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
Food Revolution2010TV SeriesHimself
The 43rd Annual Country Music Association Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Dancing with the Stars2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
Paula's Party2008TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2005-2008TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Co-Host
Your Place or Mine?2008TV SeriesHimself - Host
The 35th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Host
Infanity2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Relative Madness2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2008TV SeriesHimself
I Wanna Be a Soap Star2005-2007TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2007TV SeriesHimself
The Tyra Banks Show2007TV SeriesHimself
40th Annual Country Music Association Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
SoapTalk2003-2006TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Host
The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Instant Beauty Pageant2006TV SeriesHimself - Host
SOAPnet Reveals ABC Soap Secrets2005TV MovieHimself - Host
Party Planner with David Tutera2005TV SeriesHimself
Soapography2004TV Series documentaryHimself
SOAPnet Reveals ABC Soap Secrets2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

The Doctors2016TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host, Entertainment Tonight
Entertainment Tonight2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent / Himself - Co-Host
Hot in Cleveland2013TV SeriesBill
Daytime's Greatest Weddings2004Video documentaryRyan Lavery


Won Awards

1999Soap Opera Digest AwardSoap Opera Digest AwardsOutstanding Male NewcomerAll My Children (1970)

Nominated Awards

2006Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class SpecialSOAPnet Reveals ABC Soap Secrets (2005)
2005Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesAll My Children (1970)
2005Special Fan AwardDaytime Emmy AwardsIrresistable CombinationAll My Children (1970)
2002Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesAll My Children (1970)
2001Soap Opera Digest AwardSoap Opera Digest AwardsOutstanding HeroAll My Children (1970)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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