Gene Hackman – Writer
Believe it or not, Hackman made his on-screen debut in 1961 in a movie called Mad Dog Coll when he was 31 years old. The now 90-year-old has starred in several classics from The French Connection, to Hoosiers, to The Royal Tenenbaums — among other hit films from the decades in-between.
Hackman called it quits officially in 2017 with his last credited role as a narrator in a television documentary titled We, The Marines. Hackman is now a novelist with five books written to his name.
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