• Vanessa Arevalo is a model and businesswoman and is married to Canadian-American actor and TV presenter Cameron Mathison.
• Born in Puerto Rico, she was a physically active high school student, playing soccer and cheerleading.
• She was spotted by a model scout when she was in her sophomore year of high school and has since co-founded a babywear line with Nicole Kroll.
• Vanessa is an animal lover, PETA supporter, and enjoys traveling and watching movies in her spare time.
• Cameron Mathison was born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada and is best known for his role in the romantic mystery drama series “All My Children”.
Who is Vanessa Arevalo?
Vanessa Arevalo was born in Puerto Rico on April 19 while hiding the year of her birth from the attention of the media, but apparently around 1980 – her zodiac sign is Aries and she is a Puerto Rican national. She is a model and a businesswomanbut who is perhaps best known as the wife of Canadian-American actor and TV host Cameron Mathison.
Youth and education
Vanessa was raised in Puerto Rico along with her siblings by their parents – their father was a construction worker while their mother worked as a cashier at a local supermarket.
Vanessa got interested in modeling at a very young age as most of her peers dreamed about the same thing, and they occasionally collected money to buy a girls’ magazine. She was in her sophomore year of high school when she was spotted by a model scout, who helped her launch her modeling career with her parents’ permission. Vanessa was quite physically active in high school, playing soccer and being a cheerleader. After her entrance exam, she chose not to enroll in a university, but to focus on her modeling career.
Career as a model
Vanessa modeled on this today and is currently signed to Los Angeles (LA) Models. She also founded the KEA + JOBY baby clothing line with Nicole Kroll.
Love life and marriage with Cameron Mathison
Vanessa is quite secretive when it comes to her private affairs, but several things are still known about her marriage to Cameron Mathison.
The two met while skiing, and after dating for a few years, Cameron proposed to Vanessa while they were skiing on Vail Mountain in Colorado — the wedding was held on July 27, 2002, attended by the closest friends and family of the two.
On April 20, 2003, Vanessa gave birth to their son Lucas Arthurwhile their daughter Leila Emmanuelle followed on July 7, 2006.
Neither Vanessa nor Cameron have talked about other people they may have dated, so as of December 2020, Vanessa is married to Cameron Mathison and they have two children together.
Hobbies and other interests
Vanessa is a big lover of animals, with turtles being her favourites, while she is also a big lover of dogs, especially Pugs. She has volunteered numerous times at various animal shelters and is a supporter of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organization.
Vanessa loves to travel and has been to several Canadian cities since her marriage to Cameron, while also visiting many US states and several European countries – her dream travel destination is Paris in France.
She enjoys watching movies in her spare time, and her favorite actors and actresses are Channing Tatum, Ryan Reynolds and Natalie Portman, while her favorite movies are “Dear John”, “The Notebook” and “Leon: The Professional”.
Age, height and power
Vanessa would be in her early forties. She has short brown hair and blue eyes, she is 1.88 m tall and weighs about 59 kg.
As of December 2020, her net worth is estimated to be over $1 million while her husband Cameron’s net worth is estimated at over $2 million.
Who is Cameron Mathison?
Cameron Mathison was born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, on August 25, 1969 – his zodiac sign is Virgo and he holds both Canadian and American nationalities. He is perhaps still best known for his portrayal of Ryan Lavery in the romantic mystery drama series “All My Children”, created by Agnes Nixon and starring Susan Lucci, David Canary and Michel E. Knight – it follows the lives of Erica Kane and her “long line of husbands.”
The series aired from 1970 to 2011, with Cameron joining the cast in 1997 – the series won 191 awards, including one Primetime Emmy, while being nominated for 573 other awards. For his performance, Cameron won a Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Male Newcomer and was nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards.
Cameron and his brother were raised in Sarnia by their parents Bill and Loretta. He attended Thornlea Secondary School in Ontario, and after taking his matriculation exam in 1987, enrolled at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, graduating in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.
He started his modeling career after graduating from college and started performing in European, American and Canadian commercials. Cameron eventually became interested in acting and started taking classes, made his debut film in the 1998 drama “54”, and then went on to star in the independent film “Washed Up”. He kept mostly focused on the “All My Children” series, but still made occasional appearances in shows and movies such as the dance competition series “Dancing with the Stars”, the chat show “Good Morning America”, and the reality series “Game of Homes”.
He also appeared in some episodes of various TV series, such as “Desperate Housewives”, “Hot in Cleveland” and “Castle”, and also played the main character in the series of nine movies – “Murder She Baked”.
On July 26, 2018, Cameron began hosting the morning talk show “Home & Family” alongside Debbie Matenopoulos, and most recently in 2019 played Edward Taylor in the movie “The Christmas Club”.
On September 9, 2019, it was announced that Cameron had been diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma and had to take a few weeks off from work to receive treatment.