Nicolas Cage

Actor and Film Producer
Born Jan 7, 1964

Nicolas Cage 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).… Read More

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1964 Birth Born in 1964.


1987 23 Years Old Other Cage roles included appearances in the acclaimed 1987 romantic-comedy film Moonstruck, also starring Cher; the Coen Brothers cult-classic comedy Raising Arizona; David Lynch's 1990 film Wild at Heart; a lead role in Martin Scorsese's 1999 New York City paramedic drama Bringing Out the Dead; and Ridley Scott's 2003 drama film Matchstick Men, in which he played an agoraphobic, mysophobic, obsessive-compulsive con artist with a tic disorder. … Read More
1988 24 Years Old In 1988, Cage began dating actress Christina Fulton, who later bore their son, Weston Coppola Cage (born December 26, 1990). Weston was the lead singer of the black metal band Eyes of Noctum, which broke up in 2012.


2001 37 Years Old He took the lead role in the 2001 film Captain Corelli's Mandolin and learned to play the mandolin from scratch for the part.
He made his directorial debut with 2002's Sonny. … Read More


2004 - 2005 2 More Events
2006 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2006, he bought a island in the Exuma archipelago, some southeast of Nassau and close to a similar island owned by Faith Hill and Tim McGraw.
In August 2007, Cage purchased "Grey Craig," a brick-and-stone country manor in Middletown, Rhode Island. … Read More
2008 - 2009 2 More Events
2010 46 Years Old His Bel Air home, which had six loans totaling $18 million on it, failed to sell at an April 2010 foreclosure auction despite an opening offer of $10.4 million, substantially less than the $35 million that Cage had originally tried to sell it for. … Read More
Since the beginning of Cage's career, many critics, including Roger Ebert, have described his performance as "operatic." In February 2011, Cage said that, at a certain point in his career, he realized that he had developed his own method of acting, which he described as "Nouveau Shamanic." … Read More
2012 48 Years Old In 2012, Cage reprised his role in Ghost Rider's sequel Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.
2013 49 Years Old He voiced the character Grug Crood in the animated film The Croods, which was released in 2013. … Read More


2014 50 Years Old Weston and his wife Danielle have a son, Lucian Augustus Coppola Cage, born July 1, 2014. … Read More
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