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Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage is an actor, director, and producer whose remarkable versatility has led to great success across all genres for over three decades. In 2017, he starred in Brian Taylor’s critically acclaimed black comedy, Mom and Dad, which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and screened at IFFAM last year. This year, Cage stars in Panos Cosmatos’ groundbreaking Mandy, which had its world premiere at the Sundance film festival in 2018.

During his early career, Cage starred in a variety of classic films including Valley Girl (1983), Racing with the Moon (1984), Birdy (1984), Peggy Sue Got Married (1986), Raising Arizona (1987), Moonstruck (1987), Vampire’s Kiss (1989), Wild at Heart (1990), Fire Birds (1990), Honeymoon in Vegas (1992), and Red Rock West (1993).

Cage received an Academy Award among many other awards for his performance as a suicidal alcoholic in Leaving Las Vegas (1995) before coming to the attention of worldwide audiences with mainstream blockbusters, such as The Rock (1996), Face/Off (1997), Con Air (1997), City of Angels (1998) and National Treasure 1 and 2 (2004, 2007). He earned his second Academy Award nomination for his performance in Adaptation (2002). He also directed the film, Sonny (2002) and has produced films such as Shadow of the Vampire (2000) and The Life of David Gale (2003).

More recently, Cage appeared in Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009), Kick-Ass (2010), Drive Angry (2011), The Croods (2013), Joe (2013) and Paul Schrader’s Dog Eat Dog (2016).

Nicolas Cage
Aaron Kwok

Aaron Kwok is a Hong Kong actor, singer, and dancer, awarded “Asia Pacific’s most popular artist” award in 1999. He has performed at more than 400 concerts in Hong Kong, China and overseas.

In 2005 the Hong Kong Dance Federation presented him with the Hong Kong Dancer of the Year Award and he remains the only singer who has won this honour in celebration of his dancing and stage performances.

His film credits include “The Bare-Footed Kid”, ”Somebody Up There”, ”The Storm Warriors”, ”China Strike Force”, ”Para Para Sakura”, “After This Our Exile” and “Divergence” for which he won Best Actor at the 42nd Golden Horse Awards in 2005. The following year he won the same award for his work in “After This Our Exile”. Since the he has appeared in “Emperor of Silver”, “The Detective”, ”The Murderer”, ”The Storm Warriors 2”, ”The Detective 2”, “City Under Siege”, ”Love for Life”, ”Love in Space”, ”Floating City”, ”Cold War I”, ”The Detective 3”, ”Christmas Rose”, ”Silent Witness”, ”The Monkey King”, ”Monk Comes Down the Mountain”,”One Night Only”, ”The Monkey King 2”, ”MBA Partners” and “Port of Call” which won Kwok the Best Actor award at the Hong Kong Film Festival.

Aaron Kwok is a UNICEF Ambassador for the Asia Pacific Regions and the creator of the Aaron Kwok International Charity Fun which was established to help minority groups and develop better living environments in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Aaron Kwok