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Nicolas Cage becomes a grandfather for the first time

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Nicolas Cage

is celebrating after becoming a

first-time grandfather

. The 50-year-old actor's son

Weston Cage

and his wife

Danielle

welcomed a baby boy named

Lucian Augustus Coppola Cage

on 1 July.

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Nicolas Cage has become a grandfather with the arrival of Weston Cage's baby boy

The new arrival's name honours both his heritage and his ancestry, and was picked out by his parents months before he was born."

Lucian is of Romanian descent

, which is what I am," Danielle told

US Magazine

at a fundraiser back in February. "

And August is taken from Weston's grandfather.

"Weston then added, "His name is August. We honour him very much. He was of extreme brilliance. He was a genius."

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Weston Cage, his wife Danielle, Alice Kim and Nicolas Cage

The 23-year-old musician, whose mother is Nicolas's ex-girlfriend Christina Fulton, said his father was very much looking forward to the baby’s arrival."

My dad is ecstatic

," he said of the star, who has an eight-year-old son,

Kal-El

, with his wife of ten years

Alice Kim

.

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