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The Untold Truth Of Cameron Boyce’s Father – Victor Boyce

Victor Boyce

Who is Victor Boyce?

Victor Boyce was born on 23 February 1962 under the sign of Pisces, in the United States and is a 58-year-old trail racer, mountain biker and cyclist, but is probably best recognized for being the father of the late Cameron Boyce, who gained fame as a Disney Channel star. Victor runs his official Instagram account with almost 780,000 followers as well as his official Twitter account with almost 50,000 fans.

How rich is he, as of now? Victor Boyce Net Worth

Victor Boyce’s son was one of the most famous Disney Channel stars, and had a net worth of $5 million at the time of his death. His family probably inherited all of the fortune which Cameron Boyce acquired through his successful career in the entertainment industry.

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Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity

The name of Victor’s father is not available, but his mother is Jo Ann Boyce, a nurse and activist. She was one of the “Clinton Twelve”, which was the first group of African-American students to attend Clinton High School in Clinton, Tennessee after the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education rule. His mother also co-authored the book “This Promise Of Change; One Girl’s Story In The Fight For School Equality”. Victor is American by nationality. He belongs to mixed ethnic group, since he is of African-American and Afro-Caribbean ancestry.

Personal Life, Wife and Children

Victor Boyce has been married to Libby for more than 20 years – she is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent, and is a social worker by profession, working for the charitable organization Homeless People, and collaborating with Skid Row. Libby gave birth to their first child, a son named Cameron, on 28 May 1999, and they welcomed their daughter named Maya on 28 December 2001.

Death of His Son

Victor’s son, Cameron Boyce, was found dead on 6 July 2019 – he passed away in his sleep at his family’s home in Los Angeles, California at the age of 20. The cause of his death was an epileptic seizure, confirmed through the autopsy report released by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner on 30 July 2019. He was previously diagnosed with epilepsy.

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Career

Victor Boyce enjoys spending time in nature, and is an avid trail racer, mountain biker and cyclist. His first bike was a Schwinn Sting Ray, and after it was stolen, Victor replaced it with a Schwinn Varsity 10 speed of green color. Moreover, Victor is active on his official Instagram account under the username ‘thevictorboyce’, frequently posting photos of his family. He also runs his official Twitter account under the username ‘@TheVictorBoyce’.

The Cameron Boyce Foundation

Following the death of his son Cameron, who was known as an activist, Victor established The Cameron Boyce Foundation in honor of him, to support the causes which were important to him, including clean water and ending gun violence.

The foundation also works to raise awareness about epilepsy.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Victor Boyce is bald and has dark brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 9ins (1.75m), while he weighs around 154lbs (70kgs), and his vital statistics are 40-30-32; his biceps size is 13.5ins. His shoe size is 9 (US).

Who Was His Son? Cameron Boyce Short Wiki/Bio

Cameron Mica Boyce was born on 28 May 1999 under the sign of Gemini in Los Angeles, California USA. He lived with his parents and sister until May 2019, when he moved in with friends and former co-stars Sophie Reynolds and Karan Brar. He went to Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies, and also trained in ballet, tap dance, breakdancing, and hip-hop; he was even a member of the breakdancing group ‘X Mob’.

Career Beginnings

Cameron’s professional career started in May 2008, when he made an appearance as the child version of guitarist Ryan Ross in the music video for the song “That Green Gentleman (Things Have Changed)” by the band Panic! at the Disco. During the same year, he made his television debut in the recurring role of Michael ‘Stone’ Cates Jr. in the Soapnet prime time soap opera “General Hospital: Night Shift”, which was followed by his film debut as Michael Carson in the supernatural horror “Mirrors”, directed by Alexandre Aja. He also played Sam Holloman in the 2008 espionage action thriller “Eagle Eye”.

Rise to Fame

In 2010, Cameron performed as a dancer in an episode of the web series “The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers”, and then landed the role of Keithie Feder in the comedy film “Grown Ups”, starring alongside Adam Sandler, Kevin James and Salma Hayek – he would later reprise the role in its sequel, entitled “Grown Ups 2”, in 2013. In 2011, he featured as Hunter in the 2011 comedy “Judy Moody And The Not Bummer Summer”, for which he jointly won the 2012 Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast, and then guest-starred in the series’ “Good Luck Charlie” and “Shake It Up”, both aired on the Disney Channel.

Continued Success

Afterwards, Cameron was chosen to play the lead role of Luke Ross in the comedy series “Jessie”, created by Pamela Eells O’Connell and broadcast on the Disney Channel from 2011 to 2015.

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He also provided the voice to Jake in the Disney Junior’s musical and interactive children’s series “Jake And The Never Land Pirates” between 2012 and 2014. Cameron then featured as Carlos, the son of Cruella de Vil, in the made-for-television musical fantasy adventure-comedy film “Descendants” in 2015 – it was the first installment of the “Descentdants” franchise, which consists of three film titles, so he later reprised the role of Carlos in its sequels, “Descendants 2” (2017) and “Descendants 3” (2019). He also did a voice over in the computer-animated short-form series “Descendants: Wicked World” from 2015 to 2017. During the same period, Cameron portrayed Conor in the Disney XD comedy series “Gamer’s Guide To Pretty Much Everything”.

Last Appearances

In early 2019, Cameron was selected for the lead role of Zach in the HBO comedy mini-series “Mrs Fletcher”, based on Tom Perrotta’s novel of the same title. In April of the same year, he performed as a dancer alongside Christine Flores in the music video for the song “Almost (Sweet Music)” by Hozier. Cameron last appearances were in the starring role of Cal in the upcoming independent thriller film “Runt”, which is set to be released in July 2020. Moreover, he completed the series “Paradise City”, which is currently under post-production.

Activism and Charity Work

In 2017, Cameron was rewarded with the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Promotional Announcement for his appearance alongside his grandmother Jo Ann Boyce in the Disney XD series “Timeless Heroes – Be Inspired”, talking about her experience as one of the famed Clinton Twelve. Besides that, Cameron was known for his charity work and activism. He collaborated with Thirst Project and created a campaign through which he helped raise over $27,000 for the organization, winning the 2018 Pioneering Spirit Award. He also worked with other organizations, including the HomeWalk, It’s On Us, and the Lucstrong Foundation.

About the author

Olivia Clarke

Joined Biography.Today in February 2020. Formerly Assistant Editor of Radar Magazine. Studied Journalism at City University.

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