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Nicolas Cage was Superman and other weird facts about the actor.

5.  Jim Carrey offered him a role in dumb and dumber

Nicolas Cage was offered a role in dumb and dumber by Jim Carrey. However, he declined the role and chose Leaving Las Vegas. He later earned an Oscar for that movie.

4.  Eats animals based on how they have sex

Nicolas Cage has very specific demands when eating meat. Reportedly, Nicolas Cage eats animals based on the way they have sex. When asked about this, he responded with,

“I actually choose the way I eat according to the way animals have sex. I think fish are very dignified with sex. So are birds. But pigs, not so much. So I don’t eat pig meat or things like that. I eat fish and fowl.”

3. Earned 20 million dollars for the role of Superman.

In the 90s, Warner Bros pain Nicolas Cage an estimated 20 million dollars to play the role of Superman. The contract was written such that he would earn the amount whether the movie was produced or not. The film was never produced but Nicolas Cage still earned 20 million dollars for the role. Sweet!

2. Best actor in the world according to China

Nicolas Cage has earned many awards during his career. He even won an Oscar for “Leaving Las Vegas”. But his acting talents are not only appreciated in the USA but also the rest of the world. In 2013 the Huading Awards in China gave him an award called “Best Global Actor In Motion Pictures”.

1. Pyramid Burial

Nicolas Cage has had a history of eccentric behavior and he plans to continue this after his death. Apparently Nicolas Cage has purchased a pyramid in New Orleans. The pyramid is 9 foot tall(as pictured above) The pyramid is located in  St. Louis Cemetery No 1. There is no name on the pyramid yet but it has latin keywords “Omnia ab uno” which mean “Everything from one”.


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