Rod Cameron

Actor, Stuntman, Laborer
A sturdy, square-jawed Canadian former construction worker and stuntman, Cameron began his career as a stand-in for Fred MacMurray and became a staple lead of "B" westerns and action films during the 1940s and 50s.
Born: 12/07/1910 in Calgary, Alberta, CA

Filmography

Actor (38)

The Last Movie 1988 (Movie)

(Actor)

Love and the Midnight Auto Supply 1978 (Movie)

Sheriff Dawson (Actor)

Jessie's Girls 1975 (Movie)

(Actor)

Psychic Killer 1975 (Movie)

Dr Commanger (Actor)

Evel Knievel 1971 (Movie)

Charlie Kresson (Actor)

Have Girls -- Will Travel 1964 - 1965 (TV Show)

Actor

Star Route 1964 - 1965 (TV Show)

Actor

The Bounty Killer 1965 (Movie)

Johnny Liam (Actor)

Requiem For a Gunfighter 1964 (Movie)

Dave McCloud (Actor)

Crossroads 1955 - 1957 (TV Show)

Actor

Stampede 1949 (Movie)

(Actor)

Panhandle 1948 (Movie)

(Actor)

G-Men Vs. the Black Dragon 1942 (Movie)

Agent Rex Bennett (Actor)

No Time For Love 1942 (Movie)

(Actor)

Priorities on Parade 1941 (Movie)

Stage Manager (Actor)

True to the Army 1941 (Movie)

(Actor)

Christmas in July 1939 (Movie)

(Actor)

Belle Starr's Daughter (Movie)

Bob "Bittercreek" Yauntis (Actor)

City Detective (TV Show)

Actor

Gung Ho! (Movie)

Rube Tedrow (Actor)

Henry Aldrich for President (Movie)

Ed Calkins (Actor)

I Wanted Wings (Movie)

Voice on Loud Speaker (Voice)

No Hands on the Clock (Movie)

Tom Reed (Actor)

Northwest Mounted Police (Movie)

Cpl. Underhill (Actor)

Pirates of Monterey (Movie)

Phillip Kent (Actor)

Ride the Man Down (Movie)

Will Ballard (Actor)

Riding High (Movie)

Sam Welch (Actor)

Salome, Where She Danced (Movie)

Jim (Actor)

The Commandos Strike at Dawn (Movie)

Pastor (Actor)

The Fleet's In (Movie)

Sailor (Actor)

The Forest Rangers (Movie)

Jim Lawrence (Actor)

The Jungle (Movie)

Steve Bentley (Actor)

The Monster and the Girl (Movie)

Sam Daniels (Actor)

The Old Maid (Movie)

Man (Actor)

The Quarterback (Movie)

Tex (Actor)

The Runaround (Movie)

Eddie Kildane (Actor)

Trigger Trail (Movie)

Clint Farrel (Actor)

Wake Island (Movie)

Capt. Lewis (Actor)

Biography

A sturdy, square-jawed Canadian former construction worker and stuntman, Cameron began his career as a stand-in for Fred MacMurray and became a staple lead of "B" westerns and action films during the 1940s and 50s.

Relationships

Anela Cameron

Wife
married in 1950 divorced in 1960 to marry her mother

Dorothy Cameron

Wife
second wife married mother of his previous wife

Milestones

1939

Film debut in "The Old Maid" (scene deleted upon release)

1939

First screen appearance, "Heritage of the Desert"

Worked as a stuntman in films under name Nathan Cox

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