Nicolas Cage ties the knot for the fifth time

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Nicolas Cage has tied the knot for the fifth time, marrying girlfriend Riko Shibata.

The couple reportedly tied the knot on 16 February, honouring the actor's late father's birthday, confirmed USA Today.

"It's true, and we are very happy," he said in a statement.

The Academy Award winner, who first announced his engagement in August, and his bride exchanged traditional Catholic and Shinto vows during their intimate ceremony at Las Vegas' Wynn Hotel. 

The ceremony was followed by a small reception attended by his ex-wife Alice Kim and their 15-year-old son Kal-El. 

The Face/Off actor was previously married to actress Patricia Arquette (1995-2001), singer Lisa Marie Presley (2002-2004) Kim (2004-2016) and Erika Koike in 2019.

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