Dove Cameron

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Dove Cameron
Born(1996-01-15) January 15, 1996 (age 18)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
OccupationActress, singer
Years active2012–present
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Dove Cameron
Born(1996-01-15) January 15, 1996 (age 18)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
OccupationActress, singer
Years active2012–present
External images
Dove Cameron IMDb photo

Dove Olivia Cameron (born January 15, 1996)[1][2] is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role in the Disney Channel original series Liv and Maddie. She also starred in the Disney Channel original movie Cloud 9 as Kayla Morgan.[3]

Early life[edit]

Cameron was born in Seattle, Washington on January 15 1996 [4] to Philip Alan Hosterman[5] and Bonnie Wallace.[6] At the age of eight, she began acting in community theater. When Cameron was fourteen she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting professionally. There she attended Burbank High School and sang in their National Championship Show Choir.[4]


Since 2013, Dove has starred in the dual lead role of Liv and Maddie in the Disney Channel original series Liv and Maddie. The preview of the series began showing on July 19, 2013 (2013-07-19).[7] The show premiered on September 15, 2013 (2013-09-15).[8] The pilot episode gained 5.8, which was the most-watched in Total Viewers in two and a half years – since November 7, 2010 (Shake It Up!).[9] In the episode Twin-A-Rooney, Liv shows Maddie a clip from the Sing It Loud! finale in which Liv's character sings a cover of "On Top of the World" by Imagine Dragons. A full version of the song was recorded by Cameron and was released by Disney as a single on August 27, 2013. She also starred in Cloud 9 with Luke Benward, which premiered on January 17, 2014.


Film and television
2012ShamelessHolly HerkimerEpisodes: "A Beautiful Mess", "Father's Day" (season 2)
2012The MentalistCharlotte Anne JaneEpisode: "Devil's Cherry" (season 5, episode 2)
2013Malibu CountrySiennaEpisode: "Push Comes to Shove" (season 1, episode 8)
2013Bits and PiecesAlannaUnsold pilot; Disney Channel original series
2013–presentLiv and MaddieLiv Rooney/Maddie RooneyLead role; Disney Channel original series
2014Cloud 9Kayla MorganDisney Channel original movie
2014Barely LethalLiz LarsonIn post-production


Promotional singles[edit]

"On Top of the World"[10]2013Disney Channel: Play It Loud
"Better in Stereo"[11]
"Cloud 9"[12]
(with Luke Benward)

Other appearances[edit]

"Future Sounds Like Us"2013Shake It Up: I <3 Dance
"Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow"Holidays Unwrapped


  1. ^ "Twitter: Dove Cameron (verified account)". December 27, 2013. Retrieved 2013-12-28. "Just wanted to set this straight: I see literally everywhere that my birthday is January 14. It's January Fifteenth, my loves! Happy Friday!" 
  2. ^ "Twitter: Dove Cameron (verified account)". July 16, 2012. Retrieved 2013-07-09. "@sharebear72 Thank you, lovely! My middle name is Olivia. I'm not sure where my necklace came from, my sister had it custom made! Much love~" 
  3. ^ Graser, Marc (March 7, 2013). "Disney Channel Puts Spotlight on Dove Cameron with Series, Movie (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Archived from the original on May 31, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Dove Cameron "Liv and Maddie Rooney"". 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-09. 
  5. ^ Current Obituaries
  6. ^ This is Who I Am with Dove Cameron - Disney Channel Official - YouTube
  7. ^ "Episode Title: (#01) "Twin-A-Rooney"". Futon Critic. Retrieved July 5, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Disney Channel's New Family Comedy "Liv and Maddie" Premieres Sunday, September 15". Disney press release via Futon Critic. July 16, 2013. Retrieved July 17, 2013. 
  9. ^ Ratings - Disney Channel's "Teen Beach Movie" Rides Huge Ratings Wave With 8.4 Million Total Viewers |
  10. ^ "On Top of the World (From "Liv and Maddie")". iTunes. Retrieved 2012-02-26. 
  11. ^ "Better In Stereo (From "Liv and Maddie") - Single". iTunes. Retrieved 2012-02-26. 
  12. ^ "Cloud 9 (Original Tv Movie Soundtrack)". Amazon. Retrieved 2014-01-14. 

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