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Short Info

Net Worth$5.5 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 5, 1962
SpouseJames Cameron (m. 2000), Sam Robards (m. 1986–1994)
FactFormer Ford model. Former John Casablancas Elite model.

Suzy Amis Cameron is an American environmentalist, author, and former actress. She is the founder of MUSE School CA, the first plant-based K-12 school in the United States. She is also the co-founder of the food waste reduction campaign, #LoveLunch.

Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on January 5, 1962, Amis Cameron is the daughter of James Amis, an English professor, and Stella Amis, a librarian. She has two older sisters, Barbara and Becky. She was raised in Texas and graduated from high school in 1980. She then attended Stanford University, where she studied English literature.

After graduation, Amis Cameron moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. She made her film debut in Thelma & Louise (1991) and went on to appear in such films as Titanic (1997), Solaris (2002), and Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003). In 2006, she starred in the television series What About Brian.

In addition to her acting career, Amis Cameron has been active in environmental causes. In 2005, she co-founded the MUSE School CA, the first plant-based K-12 school in the United States. She is also the co-founder of the food waste reduction campaign, #LoveLunch.

Amis Cameron is married to director James Cameron. The couple has three children: Claire, Quinn, and Elizabeth.

General Info

Full NameSuzy Amis Cameron
Net Worth$5.5 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 5, 1962
Height1.72 m
ProfessionActor, Model


SpouseJames Cameron (m. 2000), Sam Robards (m. 1986–1994)
ChildrenElizabeth Rose Cameron, Jasper Robards, Quinn Cameron, Claire Cameron
ParentsDave Amis
SiblingsRebecca Amis, Page Amis, Dave Amis, Scott Amis, Charlie Amis


NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead
MoviesTitanic, The Usual Suspects, The Ballad of Little Jo, Blown Away, Rocket Gibraltar, Rich in Love, Last Stand at Saber River, The Big Town, Judgment Day, Nadja, Fandango, Two Small Bodies, Where the Heart Is, Plain Clothes, One Good Turn, The Ex, Firestorm, Twister, Watch It, Dead by Midnight, Cadill...

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1Son, James Quinn (known as Quinn), with husband James Cameron, born. [September 2003]
2Owns a private school, Muse Elementary, in Malibu, California.
3Retired from acting after her role in Judgment Day (1999).
4Was friends with the late Gloria Stuart.
5Sister-in-law of Mike Cameron and John David Cameron.
6Had daughter, Elizabeth Rose, with James Cameron on 29 December 2006.
7Former daughter-in-law of Jason Robards and Lauren Bacall
8Her father, Dave Amis, owned and operated Amis Construction Company and Downtown Airpark in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
9She has 14 nieces and nephews.
10Daughter Claire, with husband James Cameron, born. [April 2001]
11Son Jasper with Sam Robards (b. 1990).
12Former Ford model. Former John Casablancas Elite model.
13Siblings: Dave, Scott, Charlie, Page and Rebecca.
14Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1986" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 38. [1986]




Judgment Day1999VideoJeanine Tyrell
Dead by Midnight1997TV MovieLisa Larkin / Dr. Sarah Flint
Titanic1997Lizzy Calvert
Last Stand at Saber River1997TV MovieMartha Cable
The Beneficiary1997TV MovieConnie Roos
The Ex1996Molly Kenyon
One Good Turn1996Laura Forrest
Cadillac Ranch1996C.J. Crowley
The Usual Suspects1995Edie Finneran
Blown Away1994Kate
The Ballad of Little Jo1993Josephine 'Jo' Monaghan
Two Small Bodies1993Eileen Mahoney
Watch It1993Anne
Rich in Love1992Rae Odom
Where the Heart Is1990Chloe McBain
Twister1989Maureen Cleveland
Rocket Gibraltar1988Aggie Rockwell
Plain Clothes1987Robin Torrence
The Big Town1987Aggie Donaldson
Fandango1985The Girl
Miami Vice1984TV SeriesPenny McGraw


Designing Change2016Documentary short producer - as Suzy Amis Cameron
The Rounder Comes to Town2010Short executive producer
Jackie Cochran: First Lady of Flight2002Video documentary producer


Two Small Bodies1993performer: "Now the Day Is Over"


Mercy for Earth2017Documentary filmingHerself
Eating You Alive2016DocumentaryHerself
Designing Change2016Documentary short as Suzy Amis Cameron
Dream Camp: New Zealand2016Documentary shortHerself
Deepsea Challenge 3D2014DocumentaryHerself
EcoDivas TV2013TV SeriesHerself
Secret Life of Old Rose: The Art of Gloria Stuart2012DocumentaryHerself
Reflections on Titanic2012DocumentaryHerself (as Suzy Amis-Cameron)
Sky News: Live at Five2012TV SeriesHerself
James Cameron: Voyage to the Bottom of the Earth2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Live from Studio Five2010TV SeriesHerself
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards2010TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Secret's Out2008TV SeriesHerself
Jackie Cochran: First Lady of Flight2002Video documentary
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1994TV SeriesHerself
The Making of Blown Away: A Day in the Life of the Bomb Squad1994TV ShortHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1993TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

No Sleep TV32016TV SeriesJosephine 'Jo' Monaghan
Planeta Globalizado2013DocumentaryHimself
A Message from Pandora2010Video documentary shortHerself - James' Wife / Actress
Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects'2002Video documentaryEdie Finneran


Won Awards

1995ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Cast EnsembleThe Usual Suspects (1995)
1995NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest Acting by an EnsembleThe Usual Suspects (1995)

Nominated Awards

1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a CastTitanic (1997)
1994Independent Spirit AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsBest Female LeadThe Ballad of Little Jo (1993)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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