Cameron Monaghan Biography
Cameron Monaghan is a renowned American actor and model best known for his role as Ian Gallagher on the Showtime comedy-drama series Shameless. He started acting at the age of nine years and since then has not lost his momentum. This has been witnessed by his success in Hollywood as an actor. He also appeared as the Joker on the Fox crime series Gotham.
Before Cameron his passion for acting, he worked for several catalogs and commercials as a model. However, most of his modeling gigs came when he was young. Currently, he is an award-winning actor and television’s favorite character.
Cameron Monaghan Age
Monaghan is 29 years old as of 2022. He was born on August 16, 1993, in Santa Monica, California, the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on August 16th every year.
Cameron Monaghan Family
Monaghan is the only child in his family. He was raised by his mother Diane Monaghan, a single mother who worked as an insurance claims specialist. His family relocated to Boca, Raton, Florida, the United States shortly after he was born. At the age of three, Cameron’s mother recognized her son’s ability to fit well as a model.
Subsequently, she sent his pictures to several modeling agencies to hire and feature him in their work. Cameron first featured on the covers of product catalogues when he was five years old. At the age of seven, he then appeared in his first-ever regional commercial.
Cameron Monaghan Wife
Monaghan is neither engaged nor married. However, he has dated several women throughout his life. Between 2016 and 2017, Cameron dated Ruby Modine, a co-cast in Shameless. After they ended their relationship in 2017, Cameron started dating model Peyton R. List.
Peyton and Cameron first met on the set of the Anthem of a Teenage Prophet. However, the duo parted ways in 2019. In 2020, Cameron started a new relationship with model Lauren Searle.
Lauren is signed under Vision LA and Heroes Model Agencies. Although they did not make their relationship public, the duo has posted numerous photos on their Instagram feeds while spending time together.
Cameron Monaghan Height | Weight
Monaghan stands at an approximate height of 1.82 m (5 feet 11 inches) and weighs 70 Kg.
Cameron Managhan Career
Cameron started his modeling and acting career as a child. He attended Addison Mizner Elementary School and appeared in several commercial and product catalogues when he was three years old. At the age of nine, Cameron landed his first film role, playing Alex in The Wishing Stone.
Notably, he first appeared on television when he played Winthrop Paroo in the musical movie made for TV titled The Music Man. Between 2004 and 2005, Cameron was cast in six episodes of the sitcom Malcolm In The Middle, playing Chad. He also had minor roles in Brothers in Arms and Desperate Hippies.
Between 2015 and 2019, Cameron appeared as a recurring guest star in all five seasons of Fox’s DC Comics-based television series Gotham. He plays the twin brothers Jerome and Jeremiah Valeska, who are both origin stories for the famous Batman villain The Joker.
Cameron Monaghan Net Worth
Monaghan has an estimated net worth of $5 million. His income is mainly from his successful career as an actor and model.
Cameron Monaghan Movies
- Criminal Minds (2006 TV Show) – as Jeffrey Charles
- Shorty McShorts’ Shorts (2007 TV Show) – as Andy
- Dog Gone (2007 Film) – as Dexter
- Numbers (2009 TV Show) – as Todd
- The Mentalist (2009 TV Show) – as Elliot
- Riley also played Jack in the 2010 film Another Harvest Moon
- NCIS (2011) – as Nick Peyton
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2012) – as Eddie Sandow