Who are the parents of actor Nicolas Cage?

Nicolas Cage. Actor | Producer | Soundtrack. Nicolas Cage was born Nicolas Kim Coppola in Long Beach, California, the son of comparative literature professor August Coppola (whose brother is director Francis Ford Coppola) and dancer/choreographer Joy Vogelsang. He is of Italian (father) and Polish, German, and English (mother) descent.

How is Nicolas Cage related to Francis Ford Coppola?

Through his father, he is a nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and of actress Talia Shire, and the cousin of directors Roman Coppola and Sofia Coppola, film producer Gian-Carlo Coppola, and actors Robert Carmine and Jason Schwartzman. Cage’s two brothers are New York radio personality Marc “The Cope” Coppola and director Christopher Coppola.

Who are the directors of Nicolas Cage movies?

Films Year Film Role Director 1997 Face/Off Castor Troy John Woo 1998 City of Angels Seth Brad Silberling 1998 Snake Eyes Rick Santoro Brian De Palma 1999 8mm Tom Welles Joel Schumacher

Why did Nicolas Cage change his name to Nicolas Cage?

By this stage of his career, Coppola had already directed Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Gene Hackman and Robert De Niro. To avoid the appearance of nepotism as Coppola’s nephew, he changed his name early in his career to Nicolas Cage, inspired in part by the Marvel Comics superhero Luke Cage.

Who are the actors in Nicolas Cage documentary?

The documentary was directed by Garret Price and contains various interviews with some of Anton’s friends and collaborators like Kristen Stewart, J.J. Abrams, Chris Pine, Jennifer Lawrence, Jodie Foster, John Cho and Martin Landau. Cage starred as the Narrator of the film, reading various Anton’s writings.

When did Nicolas Cage start his acting career?

Nicolas Cage is an American actor and producer who began his career in 1981 with a role in the television pilot The Best of Times.