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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).
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|Bonnie and Clyde||Buck Barrow||1967|
|The Gypsy Moths||Joe Browdy||1969|
|The French Connection||Det. Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle||1971|
|The Poseidon Adventure||Reverand Scott||1972|
|French Connection II||Doyle||1975|
|Night Moves||Harry Moseby||1975|
|Bite the Bullet||Sam Clayton||1975|
|A Bridge Too Far||Maj. Gen. Stanislaw F. Sosabowski||1977|
|Superman II||Lex Luthor||1980|
|Uncommon Valor||Col. Cal Rhodes||1983|
|Hoosiers||Coach Norman Dale||1986|
|Superman IV: The Quest for Peace||Lex Luthor||1987|
|Class Action||Jebediah Ward||1991|
|Unforgiven||Little Bill Daggett||1992|
|Geronimo: An American Legend||Brig. Gen. George Crook||1993|
|The Quick and the Dead||John Herod||1995|
|Crimson Tide||Captain Frank Ramsey||1995|
|Extreme Measures||Dr. Lawrence Myrick||1996|
|The Chamber||Sam Cayhall||1996|
|Absolute Power||President Allen Richmond||1997|
|Antz||General Mandible (voice)||1998|
|Enemy of the State||Edward Lyle||1998|
|Under Suspicion||Henry Hearst||2000|
|Heartbreakers||William B. Tensy||2001|
|The Mexican||Arnold Margolese||2001|
|The Royal Tenenbaums||Royal Tenenbaum||2001|
|Behind Enemy Lines||Admiral Leslie McMahon Reigart||2001|
|Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut||Lex Luthor||2006|