(1990s) TV commercials (voice-overs): GTE.
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1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
11 Articles |
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6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I wanted to act, but I'd always been convinced that actors had to be handsome. That came from the days when Errol Flynn
was my idol. I'd come out of a theater and be startled when I looked in a mirror because I didn't look like Flynn. I felt like him.
Even though he is no longer a cigarette smoker, Hackman played the role of a chain-smoker in Heartbreakers
(2001). He was using a special kind of cigarette that only produces heavy smoke without requiring any inhaling. Ironically and tragically, in 1962, Hackman's mother Lydia died of injuries incurred from a fire caused by her own smoking.