Nicolas Cage is a popular American actor and has got a lot of name and fame in the industry. He has been earning a lot through his hit movies and shows. Nicolas has been impressive and gives good performances to satisfy the audiences. The critics have also appreciated him and he has won many awards during his career. Even though he has done a lot of work in this industry but only a few works have been the most prominent ones. If you want to know more about his personal and professional life there are a lot of details given in this article.
Bio and Early Life
Nicholas was born on 7th January 1964 in long beach, California. His father August Coppola was a professor and teaching literature while his mother Joy Vogelsang was a dancer. Since his childhood, he had a lot of interest in acting and wanted to pursue it. His father passed away in 2009 and he has got two brothers. Nicholas got the chance to study at some of the most prestigious Beverly Hills High School and UCLA’s School of Theatre. He is the nephew of Francis Ford Coppola and actress Talia Shire through his father. If this isn’t enough he is the cousin of Sofia Coppola, Roman Coppola, and Jason Schwartzman. Even though he is from a famous background he has tried to win the hearts of audiences on his own.
Nicholas started doing small roles that helped him get bigger roles in the long run. He has done many movies and TV shows till now and given wonderful performances. Critics have also loved the variations he has given to all the audiences. The films he has done have made it big at the box office which earned him respect and some money too. He has got a total of 70 films on his credit and here are some of them.
- Fast Times at Ridgemont High
- Valley Girl
- Raising Arizona
- Peggy Sue Got Married
- Honeymoon in Vegas
- Con Air
- Gone in Sixty Seconds
- The Rock
- The Family Man
The net worth Nicholas happens to be around $25 million and he is one of the richest celebrities. He has earned this big amount through his successful movies and shows. Nicholas is an actor, Film Producer, Voice Actor, Television producer. He has had few financial issues due to his spending habits but recovered it with all the big movies he has done.
Nicholas has dated actress Christina Fulton for many years. They are blessed with one son together. His personal life has been through a lot of ups and downs as he got married four times. His wives are Patricia Arquette from 1995-2001. Cage and Lisa Marie Presley were married on August 10, 2002, and divorced 107 days later. Cage married Alice Kim in California in July 2004. He is also a philanthropist in his real life and many people are impressed with the way he deals with all these things. He has been serving few shelter homes and helping the poor and needy.