Nicolas Cage is no longer a tasty corn treat

The A.V. Club -

The A.V. Club—Scandal rocked the Japanese celebrity snack food industry today, when representatives for FilmNation International issued a press release denying that actor Nicolas Cage had ever given his consent to have his face used for the promotion of a tasty puffed corn treat, or that the so-called “Nicolasticks” were endorsed by Cage at all. Intended to promote Cage’s film Army Of One—or My Target, Bin Laden, as it was known overseas—the snacks “were limited in number and purely intended to be promotional...

Nicolas Cage-Themed Japanese Snack Was Not Endorsed by Nicolas Cage. Just because Nicolas Cage’s face appears on the packaging for a tasty puffed corn stick, does not mean that Cage endorses that Japanese snack. Reports started circulating earlier in October with pictures of the special-edition “Deluxe Umaibou Nicolastick,” leading some to believe the actor was in business with Riska, the ... More