He is best known as a character actor, often under special effects prosthetic makeup. He has acted in over one hundred independent films, as well as a number of television roles.
His father, Malcolm, worked at the makeup department of Paramount Pictures under Wally Westmore and introduced Camden to makeup effects at an early age.
Toy was one of the founding members and artistic director of the Obie Award-winning NADA in New York City.
Camden also appeared as a cemetery watchman in Ethan Dettenmaier's film, Sin-Jin Smyth, released in October 2006.