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Creator / Gene Hackman

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"Gene musta made a thousand films
He's kissed a thousand girls
And made a thousand kills
And let's not forget he took on Superman! "
Hoodoo Gurus, "Gene Hackman"

Eugene Allen "Gene" Hackman (born January 30, 1930 in San Bernardino, California) is a retired American actor and novelist.

In a career spanning five decades, he has been nominated for five Academy Awards (winning Best Actor for The French Connection and Best Supporting Actor for Unforgiven), as well as eight Golden Globe Awards and five BAFTAs.

Hackman retired from acting in 2004. By then he had already written multiple books, and decided to become a full-time novelist.



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