|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute
|Born:||30 January 1930||San Bernadino, California, USA|
|Known As:||Popeye Doyle||"The French Connection" (1971).|
|Trivia:||Hackman lied about his age to join the Marines at 16, but left |
as soon as his initial three year tour was complete.
|While at the Pasadena Playhouse, Hackman and a classmate were |
voted "Least likely to succeed". The classmate was
|Hackman was the sixth choice to play Popeye Doyle in |
"The French Connection" (1971). He won the Best
Actor Oscar in 1972 for that role.
|(1972) Won Golden Globe award - Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama|
for "The French Connection" (1971).
|(1993) Won Best Supporting Actor Oscar for "Unforgiven" (1992).|
|(1993) Won Golden Globe award - Best Performance by an Actor in a|
Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for "Unforgiven" (1992).
|(2002) Won Golden Globe award - Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion|
Picture - Musical or Comedy for "The Royal Tenenbaums" (2001).
|Video:||TVGuide.com||Gene Hackman Videos.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Gene Hackman Filmography.|
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