Gene Hackman slaps homeless man for calling wife Betsy Arakawa `c***`

London: Gene Hackman hit a homeless man across the face after he apparently called his wife Betsy Arakawa a “c***” on Tuesday.

According to, the incident happened after the man named Bruce Becker approached the couple outside a restaurant in New Mexico, where they had been dining, and abused Arakawa, the Daily Mail reported.

Later, Becker called the police to file a report against the ‘Unforgiven’ star.

After law enforcement arrived on the scene they questioned the couple and determined the incident as self defense and no charges were made against the 82-year-old actor.