Earning early acclaim as bad boy Volchok on FOX’s teen soap The O.C, Cam Gigandet once again made waves among the teen set following his role in 2008's Twilight.
Hailing from Tacoma, Wash., the actor's first role was on a 2003 episode of CSI. Later, Gigandet appeared in bit parts on The Young and the Restless and Jack and Bobby.
Since tackling the role of James in Twilight, Gigandet has worked steadily in Hollywood, appearing in films such as Easy A, Burlesque, The Roommate and Priest. He is also a spokesperson for ClickR skin care.
On April 14, 2009, Gigandet welcomed his first daughter, Everleigh Rae, with girlfriend Dominique Geisendorff.