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American Actor Nicolas Cage Career So Far, The Specifics Of His Life As An Actor & Net Worth

Updated On 09 May, 2018 Published On

Nicolas Cage is an American actor, director, and producer who has starred in many movies that include Valley Girl, Racing with the Moon, Wild at Heart, and Fire Birds. Out of all his movies, Leaving Las Vegas is the most popular one. Having started acting in 1982, Nicolas Cage is still a prevailing figure in Hollywood.

Curious about his career and net worth? Don't worry, we are here to relay the information to you. 

Nicolas Cage's Hollywood Career

Cage made his debut in Hollywood with a minor role in the movie Fast Times at Ridgemont High along with Judge Reinhold and Sean Penn. His early films include Rumble Fish and Peggy Sue Got Married.

He is also highly praised for his roles in Moonstruck, Raising Arizona, Wild at Heart, and Bringing Out the Dead. He played the lead role of Roy Waller in the movie Matchstick Men. 

CAPTION: Nicolas Cage in Fast Times at Ridgemont High
SOURCE: The Hollywood Interview

For Cage's performance as an alcoholic in the 1995 movie Leaving Las Vegas, he received an Academy Award. His movie 8mm is considered a cult film and he is also appreciated for his role in the movie Mandolin.

Later on, he appeared in movies that include The Wicker Man, Ghost Rider, Next, and The Family Man. His recent movies are Mom and Dad, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, and Mandy.

CAPTION: Nicolas Cage in Ghost Rider
SOURCE: ComicBook.com

He made his directorial debut with the 2002 movie Sonny which also stars James Franco. Likewise, he also produced the movie Shadow of the Vampire. Nicolas Cage is also listed as the executive producer of the Sci-Fi's The Dresden Files.

In addition to an Academy Award, Nicolas Cage has won a Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, several Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, a Jupiter Award, any many more. Cage has announced that he is going to pursue his other interests and become less involved in acting. But that doesn't mean we have seen the last of him.

Nicolas Cage's Net Worth

When it comes to real estate, the award-winning actor owned a lot of homes from California to The Bahamas. Due to many issues like crashing housing market, tax debts, and financial mismanagement, he had to hand many of them to the hands of the banks.

The price of his current home and its location is currently unknown. However, he does own a Sarita Luxury Yacht and a Gulf-Stream Jet. He has a huge car collection too. Cage has an estimated net worth of $25 million. 


CAPTION: Nicolas Cage's Former Home
SOURCE: PropGoLuxury

Nicolas Cage has been named as one of the most generous celebrities. He has donated $1 million to the Hurricane Katrina Relief Efforts. He also helps Chrysalis, an L.A. based organization that helps the homeless. If that isn't nice, I don't know what nice is!