Nicolas Cage vs John Travolta

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Actor, Producer
$155 Million
Net worth 2018
$184 Million
T V & Movie Producers
Industry
T V & Movie Producers
Long Beach
Residence
Englewood, New Jersey, U.S
United States
Country
United States
07/01/1964
BirthDay
18/02/1954
1.83 m
Height
1.88 m
Beverly Hills High School, Beverly Hills, CA
Education
Dwight Morrow High School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2011

From 2011 to 2013 he starred in a number of films including, ‘Trespass’, ‘Seeking Justice’, the sequel, ‘Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance’ and the animated film, ‘The Croods’

2010

The year 2010 was a ‘magical’ year for Cage as he starred in a historical film, ‘Season of Witch’ and also appeared as the sorcerer, ‘Balthazar’ in the box-office hit, ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’

2009

He also starred in ‘The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call’, released in 2009

2008

In 2008, he starred as a contract killer for the film, ‘Bangkok Dangerous’, followed by ‘Knowing’ the next year, which was panned by the critics

2007

2007 proved to be an extremely fruitful year for the actor with a series of successful releases including, ‘Ghost Rider’, ‘The Dresden Files’ and the sequel, ‘National Treasure: Book of Secrets’

2006

In 2006, he was seen in the horror film, ‘The Wicker Man’, which was a remake of the British classic of the same name

2004

He starred in the hit American-adventure film by Walt Disney, ‘National Treasure’, which released in 2004

2002

He made his directorial debut with the film ‘Sonny’ in 2002 and was also cast in ‘Adaptation’ and Ridley Scott’s drama, ‘Matchstick Men’, the latter released the following year

1995

He married his first wife, Patricia Arquette on April 8, 1995 and divorced her in 2001

1990

Through the 1990s, he appeared in a series of box-office hits including, ‘Honeymoon in Vegas’, ‘Guarding Tess’, ‘Kiss of Death’, ‘Leaving Las Vegas’, ‘The Rock, ‘Con Air’, ‘Face/Off’, ‘City of Angels’ and the paramedic production, ‘Bringing Out the Dead’

1989

In 1989, he played the role of ‘Peter Leow’ in the movie, ‘Vampire’s Kiss’ for which he agreed to eat a live cockroach for his role

1988

He dated Christina Fulton in 1988 with whom he had a child, Weston Coppola Cage

1987

‘Moonstruck’ released in 1987, was one of his first commercial, hit films

1986

In 1986, he starred in comedy-drama film opposite Kathleen Turner titled, ‘Peggy Sue Got Married’

1984

He appeared in the 1984 film, ‘Birdy’, for which he reportedly extracted two teeth in order to do justice to his role

1983

In 1983, he appeared in his uncle, Francis Ford Coppola’s ‘Rumble Fish’

1982

He made his debut in the big screen with the coming-of-age movie, ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’, in 1982

1964

Nicolas Kim Coppola was born on January 7, 1964 to August Floyd Coppola, a literature professor and Joy Vogelsang, a dancer and choreographer, in Long Beach, California

2007

Edna Turnblad in Hairspray, a 2007 American film based on the Broadway musical of the same name and which become the sixth highest grossing musical film in US cinema history

1999

He starred in ‘The General's Daughter’ a 1999 murder mystery film based on a novel of the same name by Nelson DeMille and directed by Simon West

1998

He essayed the role of Governor Jack Stanton in, Primary Colors, a 1998 drama film based on the novel Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics, about Bill Clinton's first presidential campaign

1997

Face/Off, a 1997 action thriller film directed by John Woo was a critical and financial success

1995

The critically acclaimed 1995 crime-comedy directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, Get Shorty, was based on Elmore Leonard's novel of the same name and starred this actor alongside Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, and Danny DeVito

1994

Pulp Fiction, a 1994 crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino, revitalized the actor’s career taking on the character of Vincent Vega, The most significant films of its era, it made $213,928,762 at the box-office

1991

Travolta married actress Kelly Preston in 1991 and presently have two children Ella Bleu and Benjamin

1989

In 1989, Travolta starred in Look Who's Talking which grossed $297,000,000

1980

Urban Cowboy, a 1980 western romantic drama film about the love-hate relationship between Buford Uan Davis 'Bud' played by John Travolta and Sissy played by Debra Winger, captured the decade’ popularity of Country MusicHis career hit a low patch with many critical failures including, Perfect, and Two of a Kind

1978

It was a huge commercial success, and significantly helped to popularize disco music around the worldIn ‘Grease’ a 1978 musical film, he starred opposite Olivia Newton John

1977

The 1977 dance film, Saturday Night Fever, starred Travolta as Tony Manero, a carefree young man

1976

He starred in ‘The Boy in the Plastic Bubble’, a 1976 made-for-TV movie, aired on ABC TV network

1975

His role as the swaggering Vinnie Barbarino in the TV sitcom, Welcome Back, Kotter, aired on ABC from 1975 to1979

1972

His first television role was of a fall victim in, Emergency!, in 1972, but his first significant movie role was as Billy Nolan, a bully in the horror film, Carrie, four years later

1971

He attended Dwight Morrow High School, but dropped out as a junior at age 17 in 1971

1954

Travolta was born on February 18, 1954 in Englewood, New Jersey, where his father, Salvatore was a semi-professional American football player who owned a tire repair shop while his mother, Helen Cecilia was an actress and singer