Birth Name: James Francis Cameron
Place of Birth: Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada
Date of Birth: August 16, 1954
Ethnicity: Scottish, possibly other
James Cameron is a Canadian-American director, filmmaker, producer, screenwriter, engineer, inventor, philanthropist, and explorer of the deep seas. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for Titanic (1997). He was born in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada, in 1954. His family moved to Brea, California, in 1971.
James is the son of Shirley (Lowe) and Phillip Cameron. His paternal great-great-great-grandfather emigrated from Balquhidder, Scotland, in 1825; thus, he descends from Clan Cameron.
James is married to environmental advocate, actress, and model Suzy Amis Cameron, with whom he has three children. He also has a daughter with his former wife, actress Linda Hamilton.