Gene Hackman

Gene Hackman

  • Born on
    • January 30th, 1930
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.

Starring Gene Hackman on Plex


Acting (76 Credits)

2017We, the Marines as Narrator
2014And the Oscar Goes To...
2006Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut as Lex Luthor (archive footage)
2004Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust as narrator
2004Welcome to Mooseport as Monroe "Eagle" Cole
2003Runaway Jury as Rankin Fitch
2001The Royal Tenenbaums as Royal Tenenbaum
2001Heist as Joe Moore
2001Behind Enemy Lines as Admiral Leslie McMahon Reigart
2001Heartbreakers as William B. Tensy
2001The Mexican as Arnold MargoleseWatch Free
2000Under Suspicion as Henry Hearst
2000The Replacements as Jimmy McGinty
1998Enemy of the State as Edward "Brill" Lyle
1998Twilight as Jack Ames
1998Antz as General Mandible (voice)
1997Absolute Power as President Allen Richmond
1996Extreme Measures as Dr. Lawrence Myrick
1996The Chamber as Sam Cayhall
1996The Birdcage as Sen. Kevin Keeley
1995Crimson Tide as Ramsey
1995Get Shorty as Harry Zimm
1995The Quick and the Dead as John Herod
1994Wyatt Earp as Nicholas Earp
1993The Firm as Avery Tolar
1993Geronimo: An American Legend as Brig. Gen. George Crook
1992Unforgiven as 'Little' Bill Daggett
1991Class Action as Jedediah Ward
1991Company Business as Sam Boyd
1990Loose Cannons as MacArthur SternWatch Free
1990Narrow Margin as Robert Caulfield
1990Postcards from the Edge as Lowell Kolchek
1989The Package as Sgt. Johnny Gallagher
1988Mississippi Burning as Agent Rupert Anderson
1988Bat*21 as Lt. Col. Iceal Hambleton
1988Full Moon in Blue Water as Floyd
1988Split Decisions as Dan McGuinn
1988Another Woman as Larry
1987No Way Out as Defense Secretary David Brice
1987Superman IV: The Quest for Peace as Lex Luthor
1986Hoosiers as Coach Norman Dale
1986Power as Wilfred Buckley
1985Target as Walter Lloyd
1985Twice in a Lifetime as Harry MacKenzie
1983Uncommon Valor as Col. Cal Rhodes
1983Eureka as Jack McCann
1983Under Fire as Alex Grazier
1983Two of a Kind as God (voice) (Uncredited)
1981All Night Long as George Dupler
1981Reds as Pete van Wherry
1980Superman II as Lex Luthor
1978Superman as Lex Luthor
1977March or Die as Major William Sherman Foster
1977The Domino Principle as Tucker
1977A Bridge Too Far as Maj. Gen. Stanislaw F. Sosabowski
1975French Connection II as "Popeye" Doyle
1975Night Moves as Harry Moseby
1975Bite the Bullet as Sam ClaytonWatch Free
1975Lucky Lady as Kibby
1974The Conversation as Harry Caul
1974Zandy's Bride as Zandy Allen
1974Young Frankenstein as Blindman
1973Scarecrow as Max Millan
1972The Poseidon Adventure as Reverend Scott
1972Prime Cut as Mary Ann
1971The French Connection as Jimmy Doyle
1971The Hunting Party as Brandt RugerWatch Free
1971Cisco Pike as Officer Leo Holland
1970I Never Sang for My Father as Gene Garrison
1969Downhill Racer as Eugene ClaireWatch Free
1969The Gypsy Moths as Joe Browdy
1969Marooned as Buzz Lloyd
1968The Split as Lt. Walter Brill
1967Bonnie and Clyde as Buck Barrow
1966Hawaii as Dr. John Whipple
1964Lilith as Norman


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