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Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage (born Nicolas Kim Coppola; January 7, 1964) is an Academy Award–winning American actor, producer and director, having appeared in over 60 films including Raising Arizona (1987), The Rock (1996), Face/Off (1997), Con Air (1997), Gone in 60 Seconds (2000), Adaptation (2002), National Treasure (2004), Lord of War (2005), Ghost Rider (2007), The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009), Kick-Ass (2010), and Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2012). Cage was born Nicolas Kim Coppola on January 7, 1964 in Long Beach, California. His father, August Floyd Coppola, a professor of literature, and his mother, Joy Vogelsang, a dancer and choreographer, divorced in 1976. He was raised in a Catholic family. His father was of Italian descent and his mother is of German and Polish descent. His paternal grandparents were composer Carmine Coppola and actress Italia Pennino, and his paternal great-grandparents were immigrants from Bernalda, Basilicata. Through his father, Cage is the nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and actress Talia Shire, and the cousin of directors Roman Coppola and Sofia Coppola, film producer Gian-Carlo Coppola, and actors Robert Carmine and Jason

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Our 'National Treasure' -- Nicolas Cage

USA's Greatest
Treasure NICOLAS CAGE

As most people celebrate Independence Day weekend with a bar-b-que, ball game and some fireworks -- we'd like celebrate by paying homage to an often overlooked staple in this great nation.With… READ MORE >

Nicolas Cage -- Why Are You Wearing Two Pairs of Sunglasses???

Nicolas Cage
Why Are You Wearing Two Pairs of Sunglasses???

Nicolas Cage is a man of mystery ... which is why we have NO EXPLANATION WHATSOEVER for the extra pair of sunglasses he was wearing around his neck last week.The photo was taken inside a… READ MORE >

- 397 days ago
Weston Cage & Nikki Williams -- DIVORCE FINAL ... She Keeps Her Wedding Ring

Nic Cage's Son
DIVORCE FINAL She Keeps Wedding Ring

Nicolas Cage's son Weston and his wife Nikki Williams are officially divorced, TMZ has learned -- but the crazy part ... she gets to keep her wedding ring, despite promising to PAWN IT OFF.As we… READ MORE >

- 406 days ago
Nic Cage -- Acting His Way Out of Tax Debt!

Nic Cage
Acting His Way Out of Tax Debt!

Nicolas Cage continues to chip away at his massive tax debt ... one sequel / three-quel at a time ... 'cause the actor paid off another tax lien, to the tune of $600k!!!TMZ broke the story ...… READ MORE >

- 601 days ago
Nicolas Cage -- Ex-Security Guy SUES for $115k ... Actor Screwed Me!!!

Nicolas Cage
Security Guy SUES ... Actor Screwed Me!!!

One of Nicolas Cage's former security people is hurting for $115,000 after the actor fired him for no good reason last year ... then refused to pay him -- this according to a new lawsuit.Richard… READ MORE >

- 659 days ago
Nicolas Cage Settles DVD Debt

Nicolas Cage
Settles DVD Debt

Nic Cage is a delinquent DVD renter no more -- he has settled his tab with a Los Angeles video store, TMZ has learned. As TMZ first reported, Cage owed Old Bank DVD $224.48 in fees for two… READ MORE >

- 680 days ago
Nicolas Cage -- I Like To Rent Movies ... And NOT Return Them

Nicolas Cage
I Like To Rent Movies ... And NOT Return Them

We know Nicolas Cage has problems paying taxes ... but who knew he had issues returning movies ... so claims a video store that wants him to pay $224.48 in late fees for 2 DVDs.The owner of Old… READ MORE >

- 680 days ago
Nic Cage -- STRIP CLUBBIN' with Vince Neil

Nic Cage
STRIP CLUBBIN' with Vince Neil

Wanna know where Nic Cage is spending his hard earned "Ghost Rider" money?? Hint: It's dark, covered in velvet and smells like daddy issues ... Vince Neil's Las Vegas strip club!!!!Cage hit up… READ MORE >

- 699 days ago
Nicolas Cage -- The Dysfunctional Family Photo

Nicolas Cage
The Dysfunctional Family Photo

Looks like hell officially froze over ... Nicolas Cage, his baby mama and their alleged wife-beating son all hung out together for FUN on Monday night ... which NEVER happens. Weston Cage had a… READ MORE >

- 783 days ago
Nic Cage -- $6 Million Down, $6 Million to Go

Nic Cage
$6 Million Down $6 Million to Go

Nic Cage is half-way back to solvency ... TMZ has learned the actor just took a $6 MILLION chunk out of his MASSIVE tax bill to the federal government. According to official documents obtained by… READ MORE >

- 830 days ago

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