Gene Hackman recovering after being hit by a car
The Oscar-winner's spokesperson tells the site that Hackman's already been released from the hospital and he's doing "fine." The rep says Hackman "suffered bumps and bruises after a woman bumped him from behind in her vehicle."
The injury occurred mid-afternoon on Friday (Jan. 13). The site reports that the Florida Highway Patrol is investigating.
Over the course of his 50-year career, Hackman has played some of the most memorable roles in cinematic history. Some his most famous characters include Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle in " The French Connection," Norman Dale in " Hoosiers" and Agent Rupert Anderson in " Mississippi Burning."
Here's hoping for a speedy recovery.