Cameron Bure is an American actress and TV star who is best known for her role of D.J Tanner in an eight-years running series ‘Full House’ (1987). The character gave her worldwide recognition and made her a star only at a very young age of 10.
The actress later reprised her role in the show’s sequel Fuller House in 2016. Her family background, where her mother and older brother’s involvement in the acting and entertainment field played a great role in pursuing her to start a career as an actress. Aside from acting, she is also an author, producer, and talk show panelist.
Early Life: Family, Age, Brother
Candace Bure was born on 6th April 1976 as the youngest among four children to Robert Cameron and Barbara Cameron. She enjoyed her childhood in Panorama City, California, USA.
As of August 2021, she is at the age of 45 and stands at the height of 5 feet 2 inches or 157cm.
Her mother, Barbara, was an actress by profession, and her older brother Kirk Cameron is also into acting. Due to the influence and impact created by her family members, little Candace also wanted to get into this field.
She started dreaming of becoming a star, and at just six years old, she appeared on TV for the first time as a guest in ‘St. Elsewhere’ in 1982. Later, the actress guest-starred in other shows like ‘Punky Brewster’ (1984) and ‘Who’s The Boss'(1984).
Her career took a turning point when she played the role of Donna Jo (D.J Tanner) on ‘Full House'(1987) when she was just ten years old. The show became one of the most popular shows of that time, making her an international icon.
Career Highlights: Popular Movies And TV Roles
The ‘Full House’ star was set to have an amazing acting career ahead at a very young age. Her stardom from ‘Full House’ made her one of the 80s and 90s biggest stars. She appeared in movies and shows like ‘Punchline'(1988), No One Would Tell’, ‘She Cried No,’ ‘NightScream’ and others, at the peak of her career.
The star, however, took a break from acting for some time after giving birth to her first baby. Bure made her comeback in 2007 when she appeared as a guest in ‘That’s So Raven.’ In the following year, she appeared in “The Wager.”
She is also among the famous faces of the Hallmark channel, having starred in many of their holiday films, including the adaptation of the Aurora Teagardennovel series.
Apart from acting, Bure has also been into writing and publishing books. She has already published three books so far- “Reshaping It All: Motivation for Physical and Spiritual Fitness,” “Balancing It All: My Story of Juggling Priorities and Purpose” and “Dancing Through Life: Steps of Courage and Conviction.” Her first book New York Times bestseller.
The multitalented star also participated in “Dancing With The Stars” and secured 3rd place in the popular reality show. In 2016, she starred in “Fuller House” as the same character ‘D.J. Tanner-Fuller’ which was released as a remake of “Full House.”
Candace Cameron Bure Relationship: First Meet and Married Life With Husband Valerie Bure, Kids
Candace and Valerie (Russian Ice hockey player) first met in 1994 through the former’s “Full House” co-star, Dave Coulier. Candace clearly remembers how much she was impressed by the “super-cute, blond-haired and extremely talented Russian pro hockey” on their very first meet.
Dave had invited her and Lori Loughlin to enjoy Luc Robitaille’s charity hockey game that night. It was when the two ‘made for each other’ met each other.
They got married when Cameron was just 20 on 22nd June 1996. After the marriage, Valerie sent a signed hockey bat to Dave, their matchmaker, that said, “Dear Dave, Thanks for Candace.” Sweet…. Isn’t it?
The god-made pair recently celebrated their 25th marriage anniversary. The couple has three children- Natasha Bure, Maksim Valerievich Bure, and Lev Valerievich Bure. Bure family loves spending quality time with each other and are often seen vacationing and enjoying family time.
Candace Cameron Bure Net Worth- Salary. Income Sources, Clothing Line, And More
The estimated net worth of Candace Cameron Bure is around $14 million as of 2021. Her primary income source is her acting career. As per the sources, her annual income from acting is $500k.
Moreover, the No One Would Tell star also earns a lot from book sales, hosting, and reality tv show appearances, including Dancing with the Stars.
The wonderful mom of three also entered into entrepreneurship at some point in her life. She had launched a wine product in collaboration with her family and close friends. Similarly, she has her clothing line with desirable denim, tops, accessories, and so on.
In September 2001, the Bure couple had bought a house worth $1.377 million in Florida when Valerie was still in his sports career. They sold that house in 2015 for $1.455 million and moved to another house costing $2.355 million.