Nicolas Cage

A beneficiary of nepotism, born into celebrity status.

Nicolas Cage
Full NameNicholas Kim Coppola


From a humble start in the film industry, Nicolas Cage has risen to become a true Hollywood royalty. Born Nicolas Kim Coppola in Long Beach, California, his illustrious career began with a bit part in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) and a job reading lines with actors auditioning for his uncle Francis' Rumble Fish (1983). His ancestry traces to Italian (father) and Polish and German (mother) descent and his name change early in his career was made to create his own reputation. By the late 1980s, Cage had secured a slew of classic and quirky roles, proving his talent and cementing his place in the Hollywood elite.

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Yes! Extreme nepo baby! They also are a nepo parent! Nicolas Cage comes from the illustrious Coppola-Arquette-Bertinelli family. They have ninety celebrities in their family. With nine hundred eighty-two credited apperances in TV, film, and video.

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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Adaptation.
  • The Dresden Files
  • Kick-Ass
  • Lord of War
  • The Life of David Gale
  • Leaving Las Vegas
  • Grindhouse
  • Werewolf Women of the S.S.
  • The Rock
  • Face/Off
  • Raising Arizona
  • Snowden
  • Matchstick Men
  • Wild at Heart
  • Butcher's Crossing
  • Birdy
  • The Croods
  • Moonstruck
  • Rumble Fish
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High
  • Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted
  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent
  • Red Rock West
  • National Treasure
  • Con Air
  • Pig
  • The Croods: A New Age
  • Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police
  • The Family Man
  • The 59th Annual Academy Awards
  • Bringing Out the Dead
  • City of Angels
  • Teen Titans GO! To the Movies
  • The 76th Annual Academy Awards
  • Racing with the Moon
  • The Weather Man
  • The Dick Cavett Show
  • Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
  • National Treasure: Book of Secrets
  • Gone in 60 Seconds
  • The 69th Annual Academy Awards
  • The 75th Annual Academy Awards
  • The 73rd Annual Academy Awards
  • Tsunami Aid: A Concert of Hope
  • 8MM

Family Tree

From the eminent Arquette family of entertainers, Lewis Arquette was an esteemed actor, writer, and composer whose popular-song compositions included “It's Xmas in Mount Idy” and “Just Got a Letter from Mama.” His children, Alexis, Harlow Jane, Thomas, Zoë Bleu, Rosanna and Courteney, all followed in his footsteps, becoming acclaimed actors, models, actresses, fashion stylists and musicians. Alexis and Rosanna were particularly known for their depth and scope, while Thomas had his breakthrough role in The Punisher, and Harlow Jane in She Came to Me. Courteney and Valerie Bertinelli, daughter of Andrew Francis Bertinelli, Jr., were also members of the family. Moreover, Edward Van Halen and Alex Van Halen, the core of the popular band Van Halen, were also distant relatives of the Arquettes.

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