12 Hollywood Celebrities Who Have Made Ads in Japan

Nicolas Cage

Maybe it happened while filming Leaving Las Vegas . . . or maybe Honeymoon in Vegas. Either way, at some point, Nicolas Cage was bit by the gambling bug, so much so that he felt the need to shill for Sankyo, the manufacturer of pachinko machines. Similar to slot machines, the devices can be found in casinos across Japan. Ads from the late 1990s feature a wild-eyed Cage so obsessed by his pachinko fever that he's having trouble functioning day to day!