Nicolas Cage is an American actor, producer, and director. Nicolas was born on 7 January 1964. In the early 2000s Nicolas commands a fee of around 20 million dollars per movie Once, the cage net worth was over $150 million. He has his own production house “Saturn Films”.Saturn has produced many movies some of them are “National Treasure”, “A Thousand words”.
But currently net worth of Nicolas Cage is $25 million. His net worth dropped so quickly because of his expensive purchases like buying dinosaurs bone in auctions or buying private islands or buying luxury cars or expensive things. Because of this, his wealth goes on decreasing. But still he worth millions.
According to Forbes, Cage was one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood.
The real name of Nicolas cage is Nicolas Kim Coppola. He was born on 7 January 1964 in Long Beach, California, United States, to Joy Vogelsang a dancer, and August Coppola a professor. He is a nephew of Francis Ford Coppola and cousin brother of Roman Coppola and Sofia Coppola. He belongs to a filmy background family.
Nicolas was interested in acting from his school days. Nicolas did his schooling at Beverly Hills High School. After that, he also attended UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television where he did his first act in a school “Golden Boy”. Later he changed his name from Nicolas Kim Coppola to Nicolas Cage which was inspired by a Marvel Character Luke Cage. He changed his name because he wanted that he should not be named as a nephew Francis Ford Coppola.
In 1982 when he was 18 he made his debut in a film named “Fast Times at Ridgemont High”. After this movie cage appeared in many movies like Birdy, Peggy Sue Got Married, Moonstruck, Raising Horizon, The Rock, Faceoff, Racing with the Moon. His best performance was in “Leaving the Las Vegas” he also got an award for this film.
In 1997 Cage was featured in Empire magazine, he ranked 40 in “Top 100 movie stars of all time”. He also got featured in “100 most powerful people in Hollywood” he ranked 37 in this.
In early 2000, Nicolas also started to produce films. He produced many films such as Bel Air, Shadow of the Vampire, Life of David Gale, The Witcher Man, A Thousand words, and many more. Cage also directed and produced Sonny.
Decrease In Net Worth of Nicolas Cage
From the start of his career to 2012 he earned more than $150 million from his acting and production of films. But as his income went up his spending habit also increased. He purchased Island, luxury car, private jets, house property, and many other things. Nick purchased a 70 million-year-old skull of dinosaur for $276,000, outbidding Leonardo DiCaprio. Two European castles for $12.3 million, exotic cars,$7 million private islands in the Bahamas, luxury yachts, a private jet worth $30 million, a $16 million property in Rhode Island.
Nick’s current net worth is around $25 million.
In the early stage of his career Cage started dating Christina Fulton, they had a baby boy, Weston Coppola cage he also appeared in his father’s movie Lord of War. After dating Christina,Nick married four times.
His first wife was actress Patricia Arquette, they married in April 1995 and divorced in 2001.
Cage’s second wife was singer Lisa Marie Presley, they married in August 2002, but they divorced after 107 days.
Cage’s third marriage was with Alice Kim, they also have a child, Kal-El, they married in July 2004 and divorced in 2016.
In Las Vegas, Cage married Erika Koike in 2019, they divorced in July 2019.
Awards and Achievement
In 1996, Nick won an Academy Award for best actor for his role in “Leaving Las Vegas”.
He won maximum awards for his starring role in Leaving Las Vegas. He also won a Golden Globe award for the same role. He also won an award for his role in Adaptation in 2002. Many of his films were nominated for awards. He is the most versatile actor, different roles and different characters were played by him.
Nicolas Cage net worth decreased from $150 million to $25 million because of his expensive purchases and luxury life. Nick has dated many actresses and he married four times. He won many awards in his career, but his best performance was in Leaving Las Vegas. Nicolas was also featured in Top 100 Movie Stars of all time in Empire magazine. He also brought many islands, castles, cars, and yachts. According to Forbes, Cage was one the highest-paid actors of all time. He also has his production company Saturn Films.
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