Nicolas Cage is an American actor, producer and director, having appeared in over 60 films. Nicolas Cage is the son of August Coppola and Joy Vogelsang, divorced in 1976. Nicolas has German descent, from his mother`s side Italian descent from his father.
Through his father, Nicolas Cage is the nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and actress Talia Shire. Cage attended Beverly Hills High School, which is known for its many alumni who became entertainers.
Nicolas Cage aspired to act from an early age and also attended UCLA School of Theatre, Film, and Television. Nicolas Cage first acting experience was in a school production of Golden Boy.