Nicolas Cage's dad, August Coppola, dead at 75
Among other things, Nicolas' dad was a professor of literature at Cal State Long Beach and later a cinema professor and dean of the School of Creative Arts at San Francisco State.
Read more about the life of August Coppola here.
-- Christie D'Zurilla
Photo: Nicolas Cage with "Bad Lieutenant" director Werner Herzog on Sept. 15 at the 34th annual Toronto International Film Festival. Credit: Evan Agostini / Associated Press