Nicolas Cage Gives Heartfelt Tribute To Ex-Wife Lisa Marie Presley

Chukwudi Onyewuchi
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Lisa Marie Presley was an accomplished singer and songwriter. After enjoying an amazing career in the entertainment industry spanning decades, the only child of Priscilla and Elvis Presley has finally passed away. Now, many are opening up about her demise, one of whom is her ex-husband Nicolas Cage. Here are the details.

Lisa Marie Is Dead

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On January 12, 2023, the world was left heartbroken after the news of Lisa's demise hit the internet. The award-winning singer passed away at 54 after suffering a complete cardiac arrest earlier in the day.

Lisa's Mother Releases A Statement

In a statement released by Lisa's mother, Priscilla described her daughter as the most passionate, strong, and loving woman she ever knew. Priscilla also thanked the public for their love, further asking for privacy while dealing with the loss.

Lisa's Ex-husband, Nicolas, Speaks About Her Death

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Following Nicolas' ex-wife's death, the actor spoke about how he felt. Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter, the American actor disclosed that the news of Lisa's death was devastating.

Nicolas Only Had Nice Things To Say

According to Nicolas, the musical icon had the greatest laugh of anyone he had ever met. Nicolas proceeded to serenade the deceased with kind words. He said Lisa lit up every room she entered and her death left him heartbroken.

Nicolas' Consolation

Although his ex-partner's demise was devastating, Nicolas remained thankful for one thing. The actor took solace in believing that the entertainment guru had reunited with her late son, Benjamin Keough.

Lisa Was Married Twice Before Nicolas

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Lisa and Nicolas were among the most admired and respected duo during their time as a couple. But before their union came to be, the singer already knew what marriage tasted like, as she experienced two failed marriages.

Inside Lisa's Marriage To Danny Keough

Lisa first walked down the aisle with Danny Keough in 1988. The pair enjoyed marital bliss for the next couple of years, but it was only a matter of time before their union crumbled. After being married for six years, Lisa and Danny's marriage ended in 1994.

Lisa And Michael Jackson's Union

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That same year, Lisa tied the knot with the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Sadly, their union was short-lived and ended after two years in 1996. Their union didn't yield any children.

Lisa And Nicolas' Love Story

Five years after her second failed marriage, Lisa and Nicolas began their romance. The pair dated for a short time before exchanging wedding vows in August 2002.

Lisa And Nicolas's Divorce

Unfortunately, Lisa and Nicolas' marriage was one of the shortest in history, ending only four months later. The former lovebirds eventually finalized their divorce in 2004.

Why Did The Pair's Marriage Fail?

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The year before their divorce finalization, Lisa spoke candidly about why her relationship with Nicolas crumbled. She revealed they were both dynamic and dramatic. According to her, when it was good, it was good; when it was bad, it was a terrible nightmare.

Lisa's Fourth Marriage

Following her split from Nicolas, Lisa gave marriage another chance. In 2006, she married Michael Lockwood, but sadly, the union lasted only a decade before ending in 2016.

They Maintained A Good Relationship

After their divorce, Lisa and Michael maintained a cordial relationship, especially because of their 14-year-old twin girls, Harper and Finley. Following Lisa's demise, Michael will have to look after the girls alone.

Michael Wanted The Best For Lisa

In a statement released by his attorney, it was revealed the guitarist hoped Lisa would get better because her kids needed her. Sadly it didn't work out, and her death turned his world upside down. Hopefully, with help from Priscilla and other family members, Michael will raise his daughters well.