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About James Cameron

James Francis Bacon Cameron (born August 16, 1954) is a Canadian-American film director, producer, screenwriter and film inventor.

Professional Biography

His writing and directing work includes The Terminator and Titanic. To date, his directorial efforts have grossed approximately US$11.1 billion domestically, unadjusted for inflation. After several feature films, Cameron turned his focus to documentary filmmaking and the co-development of the digital 3-D Fusion Camera System. He is currently working on a return to feature filmmaking with the epic science fiction film Avatar, which will make use of the Fusion Camera System technology. Avatar is released in December 2009. Avatar is considered the most expensive film in Hollywood history.

In December 2010, Cameron went in a pact with filmmaker Andrew Adamson and Cirque du Soleil to produce a series of 3D movies.

Awards / Recognition

He won the 67th Golden Globe Awards (2010) in the Best Director - Motion Picture category for Avatar.

82nd Academy Awards / 2009 Annual Academy Awards

His Avatar is back up with multiple nominations at the 2009 Annual Academy Awards. Cameron said he wants his former wife Kathryn Bigelow to beat to him to the Oscar for Best Director, saying itll be cool to lose to her.

Other Information

  • In June 09, Cameron is named in a law suite when one of his employee crashed a car into an electricity pole, causing a three-day power outage.

James Cameron in News

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Cloudnexa Poised to Bring Industry-Leading Cloud Managed Services to Asia Pacific Region
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Avni Announces the Software Defined Cloud, Enabling Companies to Deploy and Move Applications Between Clouds -- and Even Between Cloud Service Providers -- in Minutes
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Silicon Valley's Churchill Club Announces Winners of the 4th Annual Churchills
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Enjoy Deluxe West Palm Beach Accommodations & South Florida Science Center Tickets
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Meeting of the World's Top Cross-Media Minds
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Mass General Hospital Opens New Sports Performance Center
Standing beneath a halo of 20 infrared cameras and outfitted with dozens of spherical reflective markers attached to his body, the pitcher winds up, breathes, and releases a fastball. What happens next appears more like a scene from the set of the latest James Cameron movie than sports medicine

Hollywood Director Guy Magar Publishes Memoir
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James Cameron to film 3 'Avatar' sequels back-to-back
James Cameron is to shoot three sequels of his blockbuster movie 'Avatar' at the same time.

Christian Bale's temper explosive, claims ex-publicist in new book
Actor Christian Bale's former publicist had to be treated for post-traumatic stress disorder due to actor's explosive anger, a new book has claimed.

Jessica Alba felt 'objectified' when she was a young actress
Jessica Alba has revealed that she felt "objectified" as a young actress when she was typecast as a "sexy, tough action girl."

James Cameron to make only 'Avatar' movies now
James Cameron is making it his life's mission to give the world more 'Avatar' films in future.

Tupac Shakur hologram steals show at US music festival
Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg used visual trickery to bring murdered rapper Tupac Shakur back on stage via a hologram that brought a spectacular end to the first weekend of the annual music festival in California.

Titanic 3D re-release steers movie past 2 billion dollar mark
James Cameron's 1997 blockbuster Titanic has sailed beyond the 2-billion mark in lifetime ticket sales thanks to a 3D re-release that was timed to the centennial of the ship's sinking.

'The Hunger Games' tops box office for 4th week in a row
'The Hunger Games' claimed the number 1 spot at the box office for the fourth consecutive weekend, becoming the first film since James Cameron's 'Avatar' to remain in the top position for this long.

Experience James Cameron’s Epic Masterpiece Like Never before When Titanic Comes Home for the First Time Ever on Blu-ray™ 2D and 3D
The two-billion-dollar box office phenomenon and winner of 11 Academy Awards®, TITANIC, makes its highly anticipated debut on Blu-ray 2D and 3D on September 14, 2012 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution

Jimi Hendrix and MJ to play live again
Hollywood technology, which has been pioneered by 'Avatar' director James Cameron, will not only resurrect all the dead music icons including Jimi Hendrix, Michael Jackson, but do so in the very near future.

Google Execs and James Cameron back new asteroid mining venture
Google CEO Larry Page and the company's executive chairman Eric Schmidt have teamed up with 'Avatar' director James Cameron for a space venture that will possibly involve mining asteroids.

James Cameron defends remaking Titanic as 3D film
James Cameron has defended his decision to remake his film Titanic in 3D, insisting that it is entirely 'valid'.

Another sci-fi writer sues James Cameron for $2.5 billion over 'Avatar' idea
James Cameron has been sued again for allegedly stealing the concept of 'Avatar', and this time for more than 2 billion dollars.

James Cameron sued for stealing 'Avatar' idea
James Cameron stole the story of his mega blockbuster 'Avatar' from a science fiction nerd who once worked with the filmmaker's production company, a new lawsuit has claimed.

James Cameron unveils first scenes from Titanic 3D
James Cameron screened the first preview of the much-anticipated Titanic 3D, at Paramount Studios, Hollywood.

'Avatar' named the most pirated movie of all time
The 2009 Hollywood blockbuster 'Avatar' is reportedly the most illegally downloaded film of all time.

James Cameron urges fans not to jump to conclusions about 'Avatar 2'
James Cameron has asked fans not to "jump to conclusions" about the sequels to 'Avatar' after Sigourney Weaver confirmed she would be returning to the franchise.

'Avatar 2' will be monumental, says Sam Worthington
Hollywood star Sam Worthington who starred in James Cameron's 'Avatar', has said that the sequel to the epic 3D sci-fi will be "monumental".

Disney to build 'Avatar's mystical world Pandora' in Florida
Disney has teamed up with filmmaker James Cameron to bring Pandora, the mystical world featured in the 2009 movie "Avatar," to life.

'Dead' Sigourney Weaver to return in 'Avatar' sequels
Despite her character dying in the 2009 sci-fi blockbuster 'Avatar', Sigourney Weaver has revealed that she will star in the planned sequels.

Modern Warfare 3 beats Avatar sales record with $1 bln sales in 16 days
Video game publisher Activision has announced that its first-person shooter "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" has surpassed one billion dollar in sales in just 16 days, a record that movie box office champ "Avatar" had set in 17 days.

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