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How old was Gene Hackman in The French Connection?

Gene Hackman was 40 in The French Connection when he played the character 'Jimmy Doyle'.

That was over 48 years ago in 1971.

Today he is 89, and has starred in 91 movies in total, 76 since The French Connection was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

The French Connection scores 7.4 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Gene Hackman's first acting role was as 'Norman' in Lilith, released in 1964 when he was 34.

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