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Vanessa Hudgens is reportedly set to play an escaped victim of an Alaska serial killer and rapist, portrayed by John Cusack, in a new film called "Frozen Ground."
The movie is based on the true story of Robert C. Hansen, an Anchorage man nicknamed "The Butcher Baker." Nicolas Cage will play a State Trooper who investigates the case and finds Hudgens' character, the sole teenage victim who escaped, according to Deadline.com, which carried the report.
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Nicolas Cage recently paid $6.25 million in back taxes and reportedly still owes the IRS.
According to documents obtained by OnTheRedCarpet.com, the 47-year-old star made the hefty payment, which covers his 2007 back taxes , on February 15, 2012. Cage told People magazine in 2010 that he owed $14 million in back taxes. Though it is unclear whether the actor has made additional payments, it is estimated that he still owes around $7 million.
Nicolas Cage playfully addressed Internet rumors that he is a vampire during his appearance on "The Last Show With David Letterman" on February 9.
The actor, who was on the show to promote the release of his upcoming sequel "Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance," was confronted by Letterman with a photo that popped up on eBay in 2011. The photo is said to be taken in 1870 and is of a man who bears a striking resemblance to the actor.
Nicolas Cage's son, Weston Coppola Cage and his wife Nikki Williams were both arrested on Monday on felony domestic violence charges, according to legal documents obtained by OnTheRedCarpet.com.
The newlyweds were brought in to a Los Angeles County jail at 8:30 a.m. PT on July 4. Weston was released later that day after posting the $50,000 bail. At press time, Williams remained in jail on an "immigration hold" until Wednesday, though her manager posted her bail on Monday evening, according to the singer's mother, Mandy Morgan.
Nicolas Cage appeared at a Los Angeles court on Tuesday, June 14 to meet with a judge to discuss a $13 million lawsuit brought against him by his ex-girlfriend Christina Fulton, mother of their 20-year-old son.
She says the actor failed to transfer ownership of a house to her after promising to do so and told her he would support her and Weston Coppola Cage financially.
Nicolas Cage and his ex-girlfriend Christina Fulton, mother of their 20-year-old son, have settled a $13 million lawsuit she had brought against him in 2009.
Fulton, who dated the actor for several years in the 1980s, had claimed Nicolas Cage failed to transfer ownership of a house to her after promising to do so and told her he would support her and Weston Coppola Cage financially.
Weston Coppola Cage, Nicolas Cage's son was recently hospitalized following an altercation in Hollywood, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Sources told the newspaper that Weston Coppola Cage began fighting with an unidentified individual on Tuesday, June 7, around 4:10 p.m. in Hollywood. Weston Coppola Cage was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with unspecified injuries and his father was present at the hospital.
Nicolas Cage may be investigated for child abuse because his 5-year-old son, Kal-El, was involved in his recent confrontation with his wife Alice in New Orleans, a report says.
Cage, 47, was arrested after the April 15 incident on charges of domestic abuse battery and disturbing the peace by being drunk in public. Cage and his wife, his third spouse, have not commented on the incident.
Weston Coppola Cage, Nicolas Cage's 20-year-old son got married to singer Nikki Williams in a private ceremony in New Orleans on Sunday, People magazine confirms.
Weston is the lead singer of death metal band Eyes of Noctum, their upcoming album "Narcoma" is slated for release later in the year. Williams' song "Fly Again" was featured in Gwyneth Paltrow's recent film "Country Strong."
Dog the Bounty Hunter and his wife Beth Chapman posted Nicolas Cage's $11,000 bail on Saturday morning and the reality star's wife took to Twitter to drum up business for the couple's Bail Bond company.
Cage was arrested on Saturday morning in New Orleans on charges of domestic violence and disturbing the peace after an alleged argument with his wife Alice Kim.
Nicolas Cage is back at work after he was arrested over the weekend in New Orleans on charges of domestic violence and disturbing the peace after an alleged argument with his wife Alice Kim.
The 47-year-old actor has not commented on the case. He has since been released from jail and on Monday, he was back on the New Orleans set of his latest film, "Medallion," People magazine reported.
Nicolas Cage was released from the Orleans Parrish Jail in New Orleans around 2:20 p.m. ET on Saturday, following an arrest for domestic abuse, OnTheRedCarpet.com has confirmed.
The 47-year-old actor was taken into custody around 11:30 p.m. on Friday, according to a statement from New Orleans Police spokesman Garry Flot. According to the statement, Cage was found arguing with his wife Alice Kim outside in the city's French Quarter.