About Kirk Cameron
Kirk Thomas Cameron (born October 12, 1970) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Mike Seaver on the ABC sitcom ‘Growing Pains’, a role for which he was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards. As a child actor, Cameron made several other television and film appearances through the 1980s and 1990s, including the films ‘Like Father Like Son’ and ‘Listen to Me’. His first starring role was at age 13, in the television series ‘Two Marriages’. At this age, he appeared in several television shows and films.
Kirk Cameron became famous in 1985 after being cast as Mike Seaver in the ABC television sitcom ‘Growing Pains’. Cameron subsequently became a teen heartthrob in the late 1980s, while appearing on the covers of several teen magazines, including Tiger Beat, Teen Beat, 16 and others. Cameron’s career has slowed down significantly past the year 2000, primarily making Christianity or faith-based productions.
Cameron partnered with fellow evangelist Ray Comfort to teach evangelism methods through the ministry they founded, ‘The Way of the Master’, and the television show of the same name that Cameron co-hosts. It won the National Religious Broadcasters’ Best Program Award for two consecutive years. It also formerly featured a radio show known as ‘The Way of the Master Radio’ with talk show host Todd Friel. Learn More…