Nicolas Cage Gushes Over 5th Wife Riko Shibata: This Time I ‘Got It Right’

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January 27, 2022 4:16PM EST

The ‘Pig’ histrion said helium and his 5th wife, who are expecting their archetypal kid together, are ‘really happily married.’

Nicolas Cage, believes he’s yet recovered his cleanable lucifer aft marrying Riko Shibata, his 5th wife. “I’m truly happily married. I cognize 5 is simply a lot, but I deliberation I got it close this time,” helium told The Los Angeles Times successful an interrogation published connected Thursday (January 27). The Oscar winner, 58, was antecedently joined to Patricia Arquette, Lisa Marie Presley, Alice Kim and Erika Koike. And erstwhile asked by the outlet to database his favourite things successful life, Nicolas instantly enactment Riko astatine the apical of the list! Fifth time’s genuinely a charm!

Nicolas CageNicolas Cage said helium ‘got it right’ with his 5th wife, Riko Shibata. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)

In January, the Raising Arizona alum and Japanese histrion announced they are expecting their first kid together. “The parents-to-be are elated!” a rep told People at the time. This volition people Nicolas’ 3rd child: helium is besides dada to lad Kal-El, 16, with ex-wife Alice, and son Weston, 31, with ex-girlfriend Christina Fulton.

The “Pig” prima previously revealed helium met Riko, 26, done communal friends successful Japan portion helium was filming the sci-fi thriller Prisoners of the Ghostland. In August, Nicolas opened up more astir his narration to Riko, revealing helium popped the question implicit FaceTime. “She near New York and went backmost to Kyoto, Japan and I went backmost to Nevada and I haven’t seen her for six months and we’re truly blessed unneurotic and we’re truly excited to walk that clip unneurotic truthful I yet conscionable said look ‘I wanna wed you’ and we got engaged connected FaceTime,” helium said connected his member Marc “The Cope” Coppola‘s vigor show.

The histrion would spell connected to wed Riko connected February 16 during an intimate ceremonial astatine Wynn Las Vegas hotel. The histrion confirmed the blessed quality successful a connection to HollywoodLife. “It’s true, and we are precise happy,” helium said. Nicolas’ rep revealed that the ceremonial was ”very tiny and intimate” and had “traditional Catholic and Shinto vows with poesy from Walt Whitman and Haiku sprinkled in.” The rep besides told HollywoodLife that the day was chosen to “honor the day of the groom’s precocious father.” His dada August Coppola was calved connected Feb. 16, 1934 and tragically died from a bosom onslaught successful Oct. 2009.