As a professional, John considers himself a theater artist.His play “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” has been regarded as one of the best contemporary plays in the world today.Edit He has been honored with Bambi Awards twice in his life.He got awarded with this award for the first time in 1957 and that was for Best Actor - International.Recently, when John was awarded the prestigious Tony award, he said the award was especially dedicated to his former partner, Jack Steeb.John has also said that after his partner passed away ten years back, he had a lot of difficulty dating people.Best known for his calm, reasonable voice and thick Pennsylvanian Dutch accent, Cameron Mitchell was born by the name Cameron Mc Dowell Mitzell at the end of 1918. As a married couple, they had four children together. He was also married to Lissa Jacobs Gertz with whom he had three children.He was born in Dallastown, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Rev. On , Cameron Mitchell tied his married knot for the first time in his life. Besides these there was no any information about his extra affairs and girlfriend.
While Cameron was young, he performed in the Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne's National Theater Company.As a gay man, John has said ”People expect us not have children.But I, for one, plan on having at least two by any of the different means possible in today’s world”.Nevertheless John, as a film maker, has had substantial success and has managed to win the Best Director Award in the Sundance Film Festival.His movies “Rabbit Hole “,” Shortbus” and “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” all have gone on to win many awards at various film festivals and award ceremonies around the globe.