Person Details

Birthday: 1930-01-30 20:33:05

Aliases: Eugene Allen Hackman , Eugene Alder , Eugene Allen "Gene" Hackman , Τζιν Χάκμαν

Gender: Male

Place of birth: San Bernardino, California, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 93

TV Involvements: 8


Most Famous Work

Biography

Eugene Allen "Gene" Hackman (born January 30, 1930) is a retired American actor and novelist. Nominated for five Academy Awards, winning two, Hackman has also won three Golden Globes and two BAFTAs in a career that spanned four decades. He first came to fame in 1967 with his performance as Buck Barrow in Bonnie and Clyde. His major subsequent films include I Never Sang for My Father (1970); his role as Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle in The French Connection (1971) and its sequel French Connection II (1975); The Poseidon Adventure (1972); The Conversation (1974); A Bridge Too Far (1977); his role as arch-villain Lex Luthor in Superman (1978), Superman II (1980), and Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987); Under Fire (1983); Twice in a Lifetime (1985); Hoosiers (1986); No Way Out (1987); Mississippi Burning (1987); Unforgiven (1992); Wyatt Earp (1994); The Quick and the Dead, Crimson Tide and Get Shorty (all 1995); Enemy of the State (1998); The Royal Tenenbaums (2001); and his final film role before retirement, in Welcome to Mooseport (2004). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gene Hackman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Superman
Average
7

Superman

(1978) Lex Luthor
Superman II
Average
7

Superman II

(1980) Lex Luthor
Unforgiven
Average
8

Unforgiven

(1992) 'Little' Bill Daggett
Bonnie and Clyde
Average
8

Bonnie and Clyde

(1967) Buck Barrow
The Quick and the Dead
Average
7

The Quick and the Dead

(1995) John Herod
The Invaders
Average
7

The Invaders

(1967) Tom Jessup
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Average
5
The Firm
Average
7

The Firm

(1993) Avery Tolar

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2022 Self (archive footage)
2021 Self
2019 Self (Archival Footage)
2017 Narrator (voice)
2014 Self (archive footage)
Self (archive footage)
2013 Himself
2009 Himself
2008 Himself
2006 Lex Luthor (archive footage)
Self (archive footage)
2005 Narrator (voice)
2004 Monroe Cole
narrator
2003 Rankin Fitch
2002 Interviewee
Self
Self
2001 Lex Luthor (archive footage)
Self
Admiral Leslie McMahon Reigart
Joe Moore
Royal Tenenbaum
Self - Host/Narrator
Himself
William B. Tensy
Arnold Margolese
Himself
2000 Self - Actor
Henry Hearst
Jimmy McGinty
Self
1999 Himself - Narrator (voice)
N/A
1998 Edward "Brill" Lyle
General Mandible (voice)
Jack Ames
1997 Self (archive footage)
President Allen Richmond
1996 Sam Cayhall
Dr. Lawrence Myrick
Sen. Kevin Keeley
Blind Man (archive footage)
1995 Harry Zimm
Ramsey
John Herod
1994 Self
Self
Nicholas Earp
Self
1993 Brig. Gen. George Crook
Avery Tolar
1992 N/A
'Little' Bill Daggett
1991 Sam Boyd
Jedediah Tucker Ward
1990 Robert Caulfield
Lowell Kolchek
MacArthur Stern
1989 Sgt. Johnny Gallagher
1988 Anderson
Floyd
Larry
Lt. Col. Iceal Hambleton
Dan McGuinn
1987 Defense Secretary David Brice
Lex Luthor
1986 Coach Norman Dale
Self
Wilfred Buckley
1985 Walter Lloyd
Harry MacKenzie
N/A
1984 Ned Rawley
1983 Col. Cal Rhodes
Alex Grazier
Jack McCann
God (voice) (uncredited)
1982 Himself
1981 Pete van Wherry
George Dupler
1980 Lex Luthor
Himself
1978 Lex Luthor
Self
N/A
1977 Major William Sherman Foster
N/A
Maj. Gen. Stanislaw F. Sosabowski
Tucker
1975 Kibby
Sam Clayton
"Popeye" Doyle
Harry Moseby
1974 Blindman
Zandy Allen
Harry Caul
1973 Max Millan
Self
1972 Reverend Scott
Mary Ann
Officer Leo Holland
1971 Jimmy Doyle
Brandt Ruger
Self
Dave Randolph
1970 Gene Garrison
1969 Buzz Lloyd
Eugene Claire
Joe Browdy
Red Fraker
1968 Rev. Thomas Davis
Lt. Walter Brill
N/A
1967 Tommy Del Gaddo
Buck Barrow
Donald Ross - Regional Civil Defense Officer
Harmsworth
Sergeant Tweed
Tom Jessup
1966 N/A
John Whipple
N/A
1965 Herb Kenyon
Roger Nathan
1964 Norman
1963 N/A
1962 N/A
1961 N/A
Stanley McGuirk
Cop (uncredited)
N/A
1960 N/A
Holt
1958 Mr. Jasper
1953 N/A
Self
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2000 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
1990 Thanks
Year Role Movie/Tv

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