Nicolas Cage: biography and latest news!

  • Job : actor
  • Real name: Nicholas Kim Coppola
  • Sign: Capricorn
  • Date of birth: Tuesday, January 07, 1964 (age: 57 years old)
  • Country: United States

Actor, director and producer of American cinema, Nicolas Cage, whose real name is Nicholas Kim Coppola, was born on January 7, 1964 in Long Beach, California. He is the nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and actress Talia Shire, the cousin of directors Sofia and Roman Coppola and the grandson of composer Carmine Coppola. At the age of 15, Nicolas made his stage debut at a summer acting workshop at the American Theater Conservatory in San Francisco. His film career began on the set of The Outsiders in 1983, directed by his uncle.

With over 70 films to his credit, the actor surfs between auteur films like Sailor and Luna and Leaving Las Vegas, which earned him a Golden Globe and the Oscar for Best Actor in 1996, action films like Rock and Volte/Face and blockbusters like Benjamin Gates and Ghost Rider.

On the private side, married between 1995 and 2001 to actress Patricia Arquette, then briefly in 2002 with Lisa Marie Presley, Nicolas Cage has two children : Weston, born in 1990 from his love affair with actress Kristina Fulton, and Kal-El, born in 2005 from his union with Alice Kim, a Korean restaurant waitress whom the actor married in 2004. But in June 2016, the couple announced their separation. On March 23, 2019, the actor marries in Las Vegas, Erika Koike, his companion for one year. But on March 27, he asks the court to annul the marriage.