Candace Cameron Bure Biography (1976-)

Original name, Candace Helaine Cameron; born April 6, 1976, in Panorama City,CA; daughter of Robert (a gym teacher) and Barbara (a talent agency owner and personal manager) Cameron; sister of Kirk Cameron (an actor); married Valeri Bure (a professional hockey player), June 23, 1996; children: Natalya Helaine ("Natasha"), Lev, Maxsim. Addresses: Agent: Osbrink Talent Agency,4343 Lankershim Blvd., Suite 100, Universal City, CA 91602.

Actress, producer
Birth Details
April 6, 1976
Panorama City, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • (As Candace Cameron) D. J. (Donna Jo) Margaret Tanner, Full House,ABC, 1987-1995
  • Movies
  • (As Candace Cameron) Little Spies, ABC, 1986
  • (As Candace Cameron) Samantha Oneger, Bigfoot, 1987
  • (As Candace Cameron) Julia Fielding, I Saw What You Did (also known as I Saw What You Did ... and I Know Who You Are!), CBS, 1988
  • (As Candace Cameron) Amber Lewis, Camp Cucamonga (also known as How I Spent My Summer and Lights Out), NBC, 1990
  • (Uncredited) First viewer, To Grandmother's House We Go, 1992
  • (As Candace Cameron) Sharon, Sharon's Secret (also known as Into the Fire), USA Network, 1995
  • (As Candace Cameron) Katie English, Visitors of the Night, 1995
  • (As Candace Cameron) Stacy Collins, No One Would Tell, 1996
  • (As Candace Cameron) Donna, Kidz in the Wood, 1996
  • Melissa Connell, She Cried No (also known as Freshman Fall), NBC, 1996
  • Drew Summers/Laura Fairgate, NightScream (also known as Night Scream), NBC, 1997
  • Miniseries
  • Herself, I Love the '80s (documentary), VH1, 2002
  • Herself, I Love the '80s Strikes Back (documentary), VH1, 2003
  • Specials
  • Superstars and Their Moms, ABC, 1988
  • The Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1988, 1989
  • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, NBC, 1989
  • Super Bloopers & New Practical Jokes, NBC, 1990
  • Say No! to Drugs, ABC, 1990
  • The Kids Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1990
  • Children's Miracle Network Telethon, syndicated, 1991
  • The 61st Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1992
  • Circus of the Stars Gives Kids the World, 1992
  • The 7th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1994
  • Behind the Walls of "Full House", 2000
  • Herself, Celebrity Profile: Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen, E! Entertainment Television, 2001
  • Child Stars: Then and Now, NBC, 2003
  • Pilots
  • Host, Real Mature, ABC, 1991
  • Episodic
  • (As Candace Cameron) Megan White, "Legionnaires: Part 1," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1982
  • (As Candace Cameron) Megan White, "Monday, Tuesday, Sven's Day," St. Elsewhere, 1983
  • (As Candace Cameron) Child, "Tis the Season to be Jealous," Alice,1983
  • (As Candace Cameron) Megan White, "After Dark," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1984
  • (As Candace Cameron) Megan White, "My Aim Is True," St. Elsewhere,1984
  • Tina, "The Confession," T. J. Hooker, 1984
  • (As Candace Cameron) Julie Whitney/Jennifer Bates, "Milk Does a Body Good," Punky Brewster, NBC and syndicated, 1985
  • (As Candace Cameron) Jenny Foster, "The Long Goodbye," Growing Pains, ABC, 1987
  • (As Candace Cameron) Young Mona, "Mona Spins Off," Who's the Boss?, ABC, 1987
  • (As Candace Cameron) Jenny Foster, "Fool for Love," Growing Pains,ABC, 1988
  • Herself, America's Funniest Home Videos, 1992, 1994
  • (As Candace Cameron) Candace, the science gal, "Chemical Reactions," Bill Nye, the Science Guy, 1994
  • (As Candace Cameron) Hannah, "When You're Hot, You're Hot," Cybill, CBS, 1996
  • Witch Millie, "The Witches of Pennbrook," Boy Meets World, ABC, 1997
  • Rose Hathaway, "Moonshine over Harlem," Twice in a Lifetime, PAX and CTV, 2001
  • Also appeared as herself, "Funhouse," Fun House.
  • Television Work
  • Movies
  • Coproducer, NightScream (also known as Night Scream), NBC,1997
  • Film Appearances
  • (As Candace Cameron) Cindy Nelson, Some Kind of Wonderful, Paramount, 1987
  • (As Candace Cameron) Carrie, Punchline, Columbia, 1988
  • (As Candace Cameron) Mary (Juliet), Monster Mash: The Movie (alsoknown as Frankenstein Sings), Prism Pictures, 1995
  • Chief Karls, The Krew, 2001
  • Film Work
  • Executive producer, The Krew, 2001

Further Reference


    • TV Guide, April 12, 1997, pp. 40-42
    • Candace Cameron Bure Official Site,, April 23, 2004

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