Nicolas Cage: ‘I Love Dostoyevsky and Russian Ballet’


Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage recently admitted that he would like to read the original versions of Dostoyevsky’s masterpieces. He shared this at a press conference, RIA Novosti reported. Nicolas Cage pointed out that he found Russian literature enchanting.

“I love Dostoyevsky, especially ‘Brothers Karamazov,’ but I understand that I am reading the translation. I always want to know what Dostoyevsky had in mind; I never feel like I am getting the true poetry of Dostoyevsky,” the actor explained.

He added that he also loves Russian ballet.

According to, journalists asked Cage to comment on the Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt divorce rumor. The actor said that he was the last person who should give marital advice (he has been divorced three times).