Spotlight On: CAM GIGANDET
Next in: TWILIGHT coming out November 21st 2008.
His Character: James, the leader of a group of nomadic vampires who intends to kill Bella
Why we like him: Who can forget the evil Volchok from The O.C.? Cam Gigandet has shown that he can be really intense in his performance. If the clips from Twilight are any indication, he has turned the intensity up in this one. Interesting fella to watch for.
Cam Gigandet (pronounced gee-gon-day) is perhaps best known for portraying Kevin Volchok in the FOX TV series The O.C., amongst his various other television credits such as The Young and the Restless, Jack & Bobby, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Cam Joslin Gigandet (born August 16, 1982 in Tacoma, Washington) first appeared on television in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in 2003. He guest starred in the fourth season of the series as Mark Young.He has also starred in the film “Mistaken,” which debuted in 2004, Who’s Your Caddy? in 2007, and Never Back Down in 2008.
Gigandet is due to play James – a villain vampire – in the upcoming movie Twilight, based on the best-selling novel by Stephenie Meyer. In his spare time Gigandet enjoys movies, basketball, golf, skiing, surfing, and is trained in krav maga.
Read all our Twilight coverage here and check out more pictures and videos of Cam Gigandet below.