Cameron Diaz Confirms She's Officially Retired From Acting

Cameron diaz officially retires from acting

After Selma Blair sparked a rumor that Cameron Diaz was officially retired, she clarified that it was nothing more than a "joke." However, the Charlie's Angels actress has now confirmed to Entertainment Weekly that she is, in fact, done with Hollywood. Click through for more details!

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Selma had originally told the Evening Standard that Cameron was "done" with acting, but later clarified she was only joking. “I would have liked to do a The Sweetest Thing sequel but Cameron's retired from acting. She's like 'I'm done,'" she previously told the publication. “I mean, she doesn't need to make any more films. She has a pretty great life, I don't know what it would take to bring her back.”

After the news went viral, the actress set the record straight on Twitter, writing, "Guys please, I was making a joke in an interview. CAMERON DIAZ is NOT retiring from ANYTHING. And for more breaking news: I am NOW retiring from being Cameron Diaz’s spokesperson."

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However, the rumors turned out to be true, and Cameron has now confirmed she's officially done with Hollywood. During a reunion with her The Sweetest Thing co-stars, she said she was "totally down" to hang out with Selma and Christina Applegate. "I am actually retired," she said, "so I would love to see you ladies."

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The last film Cameron starred was 2014's Annie, in which she played Miss Hannigan. "I’m literally doing nothing," she added in the interview.

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During the Goop Wellness Summit last year,  Cameron elaborated on her decision to move away from the spotlight. "I just went, 'I can't really say who I am to myself,'" she said, "which is a hard thing to face up to. I felt the need to make myself whole."

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