VIDEO: Nicolas Cage winning Oscar for Best Actor for role in Leaving Las Vegas at 68th Academy Awards® in 1996

(I have been generally interested in Nicolas Cage, nephew of director Francis Coppola [The Godfather films], ever since I saw the film Leaving Las Vegas in 1995.  This is footage of Cage accepting an Academy Award for Best Actor in that film.)

Nicolas Cage winning Best Actor – YouTube

nicolas-cage-oscarCage holding his award at press conference after the Academy Awards ceremony in 1996.

francis coppola nicolas cageCage with his uncle, Francis Coppola

Cage’s biography (

nicolas cage biography marham smith

Nicolas Cage: The Unauthorized Biography: Ian Markham-Smith, Liz Hodgson

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