Cameron Michelle Diaz is an American actress and a former model. Diaz has won a lot of awards, including nominations for four Golden Globe Awards and a BAFTA Award. In 2013, she was named the highest-paid Hollywood actress over 40. As of 2018, the U.S. domestic box office grosses of Diaz’s films add up to more than US$3 billion, and the worldwide grosses are more than US$7 billion. This makes her the fifth highest-grossing U.S. domestic box office actress.
Cameron has dated many well-known celebrities but at a time she never thought that she’d get married until she met Benji Madden, her now husband.
Here’s everything you need to know about Cameron Diaz’s husband, Benji.
When Did Cameron And Benji First Meet?
The actress said, “When I first met my [future] husband, the first thing I said was, ‘He’s hot.'” Why didn’t I know this sooner? We’d never been in the same group before.”
The two of them first met when she had a dinner party and Joel asked if he could bring Benji.
She said, “Then I saw him again,” and added that she was still attracted to him, saying, “Wait a minute, still hot!” The two got engaged quickly and got married in 2015 at Cameron Diaz’s home in Beverly Hills, California.
Early this year, In honor of their seventh wedding anniversary, the Charlie’s Angels star and the Good Charlotte frontman said they would always love each other. Fans were blown away by these rare public declarations of love.
Benji shared artwork of a tiger sitting alongside a plant and wrote on Instagram: “Today seven years married. Always dreamed of having a family like this. Happy, peaceful, consistent, loyal, and unconditional equally filled with passion and depth.”
He added: “Calling it a Honeymoon doesn’t cover it. Real life. The only real challenge we have is making time go slower cause life goes by fast in the happy lane, always and forever knowing we are home @camerondiaz. Happy Anniversary I love you!”
Cameron replied to the post: “I [heart emoji] YOU MORE AND MORE EVERYDAY. Happy, peaceful, consistent, loyal and unconditional. Passionate and deep = OUR LOVE. LOVE YOU FOREVER AND ALWAYS.”
The couple share a daughter named Raddix. Cameron and the singer made the news official on their Instagram accounts in January 2020.
Meet Benji Madden
Benji is a musician who was born on March 11, 1979. He and his twin brother Joel started the pop-punk band Good Charlotte. The twins, who were born in Maryland, also make up the pop-rock duo The Madden Brothers.
In 2015, Cameron’s rocker husband joined her brother Joel as a judge on The Voice Australia’s fourth season. The twins own the management company MDDN, which helps artists with their creative work. After taking over the management of singer Jessie J in 2015, the company became well-known.
Their Instagram bio reads: “Created by artists for artists, to share our knowledge, experience & relationships, protect & nurture their careers, while mentoring positive growth.”