Nicolas Cage explores the origin of swear words in new Netflix show

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Nicolas Cage in the History of Swear Words.
Nicolas Cage in the History of Swear Words.
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If you've ever wondered about the origin of certain swear words, Nicolas Cage is about to educate us all.

The 56-year-old will host the Netflix docu-series, History of Swear Words. The six-episode series will explore the origins, pop culture usage, science, and cultural impact of cuss words, according to Entertainment Weekly.

In the episodes, Nicolas will interview historians, entertainers and experts in etymology and pop culture.

Guest stars will include Joel Kim Booster, DeRay Davis, Open Mike Eagle, Nikki Glaser, Patti Harrison, London Hughes, Jim Jefferies, Zainab Johnson, Nick Offerman, Sarah Silverman, Baron Vaughn, and Isiah Whitlock Jr.

WATCH THE TRAILER HERE:

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