“You know I can eat peaches for hours…” This is one of his famous lines from his iconic role in the movie “Face/Off.” He is a legendary actor from Hollywood and most known for his mind-blogging acts in the portrayal of any character. He is known as one of the most fertile actors and commonly known for his fascinations with haunted places.
Born California – U.S. as Nicolas Kim Coppola on January 7th 1964. He is the son of a literature professor and mother a dance choreographer. He had 2 siblings named Marc and Christopher. He is now married with Alice Kim in 2004 with 2 children. He studied at Beverly Hills High School and UCLA School of Theater.
He made his debut film “Best of Times” in 1981 and followed in 1982 for the movie “Fast Times at Ridgemont High.” He made 2 additional movies in 1983 entitled “Valley Girl” and “Rumble Fish.” He gave additional performance in his 3 movies in 1984 naming “Racing with the Moon”, the crime-drama movie “The Cotton Club”, and drama film “Birdy.” He starred as a mentally ill-man bitten by vampire in 1989 movie “Vampire’s Kiss.” Culminated a character with crazy behavior and temper problems in 1993 movie “
Deadfall.” Who will ever forget his opening credits for the movie “Face/Off?” As a terrorist he disguised as a priest, so moved with a church song making head spin, with deranged swag moves and at the end making dirty moves with one choir member. Him and
John Travolta was so commended in this movie that they both played characters turning from bad to good and vice versa. They became famous in Trisha Yearwood’s song hit “How Do I Live” as their soundtrack in “Con Air.” Starring John Cusack and
John Malkovich. He played the role of a Veteran Ranger, court martialed and convicted for defending his self and pregnant girlfriend to the bullies. As over ruled by the court, he’s considered to be deadly as a highly trained officer and US personnel. The story evolved hanging out with the deranged, mentally ill, naughty and crazy hijackers. He also played the role of an outstanding non-field FBI agent in the movie “The Rock” with
Sean Connery. Starred in the film “The bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans” as a bad addicted cop. He made franchise movie entitled “National Treasure: The Templar’s Treasure” and “Book of Secrets.” He made a great depiction of a medieval sorcerer in the movie “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” in 2010. He fought the veil in his horror-thriller-action film “
Season of the Witch” in 2011. This was then followed rising from hell to save his only grandchild from the cult being sacrificed and as offer to devil in the movie “
Drive Angry.” He is the man behind the dare-devil motorcyclist and alter-ego “Ghost Rider” in 2007 and 2012. He made a critically acclaimed movie “Joe” in 2013, voice talent for the animated film “
The Croods”, 2013 movie “Frozen Ground’, American thriller movie “The Dying of the Light” and 2014 movie “
Outcast.” He made also the crime thriller “
Rage” and movies in 2015 “
The Runner” and as Mike Cole in the movie “
Pay the Ghost.” He received Best Actor Award from Academy and Golden Globe in 1995 for the movie “Leaving Las Vegas” and numerous nominations throughout his film career.