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August Coppola


Facts of August Coppola

Full NameAugust Coppola
First NameAugust
Last NameCoppola
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Birth CityHartford, Connecticut
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameCarmine Coppola
Father Professioncomposer, flautist, pianist and songwriter
Mother NameItalia Coppola
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
SpouseJoy Vogelsang, Marie Thenevin and Martine Chevallier
No Of Children3
SibilingsFrancis Ford Coppola and Talia Shire
Date of BirthFebruary 16,1934
Age90 years

August Coppola's real name August Floyd Coppola is the father of Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Kim Coppola is professionally a filmmaker and an actor too. 

The artist had been successful in capturing different titles in his name.

Three marriage ritual followed by Mr. Coppola

In the current scenario, Mr. Coppola is no more with us. 

But, going back to the past moment, he had followed the marriage ritual thrice. 

Let's get into the detail; first, he had tied the knot with Joy Vogelsang

She is a dancer and had been with him from 1960 to 1976, almost 16 years together. 

Unfortunately, it didn't work out, and they later departed their ways. 

Then he was with a lady named Marie Thenevin for five years. 

Like previous relationships, they parted their ways off. 

Martine Chevallier, an actress by profession, became his better half for 13 years, but like before, their destiny wasn't meant to be together.

How many children did Mr. Coppola have with his first spouse?

His first spouse Joy Vogelsang is recognized as a German American dancer. 

Together they have three sons who are all grown up and are successful in the respective career they chose. 

They are named Marc, Christopher, and Nicolas

Individually, when we talk about them, Marc belongs to the entertainment industry as an actor. 

Next is Christopher Coppola, the man is recognized as a film director and a producer. 

Last but not least comes Nicolas Cage

As we have heard his name, the man is also an actor and a filmmaker and has received many awards for his performance.

Intimate wedding in Las Vegas

August Coppola son Nicolas Cage with his fifth wife Riko Shibata.
August Coppola son Nicolas Cage with his fifth wife Riko Shibata. Source: Pinterest

Yes, August Coppola's son Nicolas had hosted his wedding for the fifth time but with the presence of very few closed ones. 

The interesting fact is that this time his fiancée is 30 years younger than the man and is also younger than Nicolas' elder son. 

His spouse is Japanese and is named Riko Shibata

The groom was in a black tuxedo suit where his lady love was in black bridal kimono during their event. 

Later in a small ceremony they organized, the main attraction was Alice Kim, Nicolas's third wife, and son Kal-El who attended the event too.

August Coppola son Nicolas Cage with his bride on their wedding day.
August Coppola son Nicolas Cage with his bride on their wedding day. Source: Pinterest

Get to know about Nicolas's ex-wives

As we know about Nicolas's current wife, to whom he met in Shiga, Japan, Shibata, but she isn't his first spouse. 

Elaborating it in detail, the man had many ex-spouses. 

Starting with Patricia Arquette, with whom the man had spent his six years. 

Then is Lisa Marie Presley, only daughter of Late Elvis Presley, who became his spouse from 2002 to 2004

Alice Kim came into his life and had been together for more than a decade but divorced later. 

Despite the separation, the former couple remained friends. Erika Koike, a makeup artist, was his fourth spouse.

Nicolas Cage numerous achievement

The artist is a renowned name in the industry and has achieved many titles in his name. 

The man has been categorized for many nominations and has won awards in his name, starring Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award

Nicolas has also been nominated for his second Academy Award for his outstanding performance and is recognized as a promising new actor. 

We can assume he has given his best performance to date.

Nicolas Cage, “I am not an Imposter”

Actor Nicolas answered the web’s most searched questions. The first question he was asked was what did he find out when he googled himself on the internet. 

Nicolas says that he finds something he knows is not absolutely true. 

And he has to call somebody to let them know that he is not an imposter who is taking away the people's money in England

Nicolas confronted that these all are the reasons why it is a very good idea to do it but claimed it as being a slippery slope that can get your feelings hurt. 

Continuing the conversation, Nicolas answered that his favorite movie is “Pig.” Also, the car he did drive-in “Gone in 60 seconds” was Shelby GT 500 from the sixties. 

He explains that was the popular car by the name of Eleanor now. Nicolas also shared that he did his own stunts in that movie. 

He shared that he went to attend a high-performance driving school and was serving with Johnny Martin on that project. 

On asked what he wanted to be called, he instantly replied that we could call him Nic, Nicolas, or Nicky

The actor also shared that his dream role would be the idea of playing Captain Nemo from Jules Verne’s Twenty thousand Leagues Under the Sea.” 

Also, the thing he stole from the National Treasure was the Declaration of Independence

Continuing the conversation, when asked why he did change his name, the actor replied that it was because he was performing a little movie titled “Fast Times at Ridgemont High.” 

He says that people would not at all stop saying things like they love the smell of Nicolas in the morning because of Apocalypse Now. 

Even Robert Duvall mentioned that he loves the smell of napalm in the morning, which he shared that it made it hard to work so at last, Nicolas decided he doesn’t need this at all, so he changed it to Cage

Nicolas explained it is the combination of Luke Cage from Marvel comics, who is the character Nicolas liked. 

Nicolas mentioned that he began practicing Wing Chun with Sifu Jim Lao when Nicolas was just 12 years old because he shared that he wanted to be Bruce Lee

Nicolas admitted that he was always fascinated by the choreography of all martial arts, but as of now, he doesn’t practice anymore.

Net worth

Late. August Coppola's income statement is not given to the point that we can rely on his son Nicolas Cage

Once his son was listed as one of the highest-paid artists, his total estimated net worth is $25 million.

Net worth$25 million
Income SourceAmerican actor


  1. August was 75 years old when he took his last breath.

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Updated On Sat Jul 02 2022 Published On Sun Mar 21 2021 By shaumya

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