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Dove Olivia Cameron was born Chloe Celeste Hosterman on January 15, 1996 in Seattle, Washington. She’s an American actress and singer, known for playing a dual role as the eponymous characters in the Disney Channel teen sitcom Liv and Maddie (2013-2017) and playing Mal, daughter of Maleficent in Descendants (2015) and the sequel Descendants 2 (2017). Subsequently, she had a recurring role as Ruby in the ABC television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2018). She is set to voice Spider-Woman in Marvel’s upcoming animated superhero feature film Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors (2018).
Interesting Facts about Dove Cameron
- Engaged to Ryan McCartan to April 14, 2016 to October 5, 2016.
- In 2012, she was cast as Alanna in Bits and Pieces (2012). After filming the pilot, the series was remade into Liv and Maddie (2013), where she plays both lead roles.
- In 2018, Dove won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children’s, Preschool Children’s or Educational and Informational Program for playing Liv Rooney and Maddie Rooney on Liv and Maddie (2013).
- Although her given name was Chloe, her father called her Dove & Dovey from the time she was very little. After his death, she legally changed her name to Dove in his honor.
- Bonnie J. Wallace & Philip Hosterman’s youngest daughter.
- Her family moved to LA when she was 14.
- Has an older sister named Claire Hosterman.
- She has Slovak, French, Russian and Hungarian ancestry. She also speaks French, and has often visited France, the birthplace of one of her paternal great-grandmothers.
- Her father died in 2011 when she was 15 years old.
- Began to act at the age of 8.
- Dating Thomas Doherty since December 2016.
- Her favorite movies are Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) and The Elephant Man (1980).
Personal Quotes by Dove Cameron
I don’t know that there’s any rhyme or reason to bullying… it’s not even the bully’s fault, which is why it’s such a difficult thing to combat.– Dove Cameron
Liv and Maddie’ actually started out as a different show called ‘Bits and Pieces,’ and it was a completely different plot, although it was the same cast.– Dove Cameron
I love ‘Extreme Makeover Home Edition.’ It feeds my Fantasy Dream Home monster that lives inside of me.– Dove Cameron
Liv and Maddie’ didn’t start out as a twin show. I actually played a different character in the beginning, and it was neither of the twins.– Dove Cameron
I personally believe in progress. I think one of the most debilitating and harming things you can do to a child is to keep them in the dark.– Dove Cameron