Uncaged: A Stand-In Story

Showing In

Shorts 1: Ask Me About My Job
Roxie Theatre Sat, Jun 1 12:16 PM
From fun to weird to heartbreaking: It takes a special kind of person to film Super 8, be Nic Cage's stand-in, plan LEGO mega-installations, run a cult-like beauty school, examine the dead, or perform in a circus.
Shorts 1: Ask Me About My Job
Roxie Theatre Mon, Jun 3 7:01 PM
From fun to weird to heartbreaking: It takes a special kind of person to film Super 8, be Nic Cage's stand-in, plan LEGO mega-installations, run a cult-like beauty school, examine the dead, or perform in a circus.
Film Info
Director:Blake Johnston
Kelso Steinhoff
Running Time:11 min
Country:USA

Description

Marco Kyris worked as Nic Cage’s stand-in for a decade on 20 films; everything from Cage’s break out role in Leaving Las Vegas to the blockbuster franchise National Treasure. In Uncaged: A Stand-in Story, Marco talks about his early life as an actor, his journey into the entourage of Nic Cage, and what it was like working in the shadow for one of Hollywood’s Legends of Cinema.