Cameron Alexander Dallas is an American social media influencer, actor and musician that first shot to fame when posting videos to the video sharing platform Vine. Since his rise to fame, Cameron made the transition to Hollywood and had several roles in films and TV shows, including his own show on Netflix. He also released music.
Cameron dealt with some personal issues as well. He has been arrested for assault and has revealed that he struggled with addiction, trauma and depression.
Cameron Alexander Dallas was born on September 8, 1994 in Whittier, California. He was raised in Chino, California, by his mother Gina. He has one sister named Sierra.
As of September 2021, Cameron has more than 22 million Instagram followers, 15 million Twitter followers, 5.18 million YouTube subscribers, 3.4 million Facebook followers and 17.7 million TikTok followers.
Cameron first became famous when he starting posting short videos to the video sharing platform Vine, which later shut down. In 2012, Cameron started posting videos of himself playing jokes and pranks on his family. By 2014, he was the 11th most-followed account on Vine.
In addition to Vine, Cameron has been a popular social media star across all platforms. Cameron was one part of the Magcon Boys, a group of initial Vine stars, with stars Carter Reynolds and Matt Espinosa. He has since grown his personal YouTube channel and TikTok account to become a popular internet personality.
Cameron’s success on Vine quickly translated to traditional media platforms. In 2014, AwesomenessTV CEO Brian Robbins announced that the company would make a movie starring Cameron. The film “Expelled” was released later that year.
The following year, in 2015, Cameron had a two-episode guest star spot on the NBC thriller TV series “American Odyssey.” The same year, Cameron starred in “The Outfield” with actors Nash Grier and Caroline Sunshine through Video on Demand.
He also got a role in “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising,” however, it was later revealed that his scenes were cut and he was no longer in the movie.
The following year, Cameron announced his new Netflix series “Chasing Cameron,” a reality TV show that premiered in 2016.
In 2015, Cameron launched his music career with his debut single “She Bad.” He also featured in the track “All I Want Is You” by Daniel Skye. His 2018 single “Why Haven’t I Met You?” got millions of views on YouTube.
In 2020, Cameron made the transition to the stage and starred in the Broadway musical “Mean Girls” as Aaron Samuel while the show’s lead, Kyle Selig, took a break.
In addition, Cameron ventured into fashion and modeling. He was a part of Calvin Klein’s 2016 jeans campaign. In addition, he launched a clothing line with Aeropostale alongside Hayes and Nash Grier in 2014.
In 2017, Cameron had a short relationship with Hailey Baldwin, now Hailey Bieber. He dated Madisyn Menchaca in 2019.
Cameron faced a number of personal issues during his rise to fame as well. On New Year’s Eve in 2018, Cameron was arrested and charged with assault after he allegedly punched a man in the face at a resort hotel in Aspen, Colorado.
The next year in the fall of 2019, Cameron went public on social media and announced that he had been struggling with addiction, depression and family trauma for the past two and a half years. He sought treatment.
Later that year, Cameron helped raise money for people struggling with addiction in an effort to get them treatment. Cameron has since worked as a mental health advocate and spoken openly about the importance of mental health and resources for those in need.