Born and raised in Auburn, Washington. Cam went to Auburn High School, Washington. His family lives in Lake Tapps, WA. His father's name is Jay, mother's name is Kim and he has one older sister, Kelsie. His father is one of the founders of a popular firewood pizza restaurant in the Northwest, The Rock.
Gigandet moved to Los Angeles recently and soon found himself acting steadily. He is most famous for his role in The O.C, as bad boy Volchok. He has appeared on Days of our Lives and C.S.I., and will appear in the upcoming short film, Mistaken. In his spare time, Gigandet enjoys movies, basketball, football, baseball, soccer and holds a black belt in karate. (press kit bio from CBS.com)