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Nicolas Cage board Oliver Stone's Snowden as principal photography begins

Nicolas Cage in Knowing

Story by Jack Foley

ACADEMY Award®-Winner Nicolas Cage has joined the cast of Oliver Stone’s SNOWDEN, which has also just started prinicipal photography.

Cage will play the role of a former US Intelligence Official in the highly anticipated international thriller.

Principal photography is currently underway in Munich and will continue in various locations around the world until mid-May.

The film stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Dark Night Rises, Inception) in the title role alongside a critically-acclaimed cast comprising of Golden Globe® Nominee Shailene Woodley (Divergent, White Bird, The Descendants), Academy Award®-Winner, Melissa Leo (Prisoners, The Fighter), Zachary Quinto (Star Trek: Into Darkness), Tom Wilkinson (Michael Clayton, Batman Begins, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind), Rhys Ifans (The Amazing Spider-Man, Notting Hill), Joely Richardson (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Patriot) and Timothy Olyphant (I Am Number Four, This Is Where I Leave You).

Open Road Films will release the film in the US on December 25, 2015, while Pathe will open France on December 30 and Universum have dated Germany on January 7, 2016.

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