Betsy Arakawa is a Classical Pianist & American finance manager. However, she came into the spotlight as the second wife of American actor and author, Gene Hackman.

American Businesswoman, Betsy Arakawa
Caption: American Businesswoman, Betsy Arakawa

Betsy Arakawa Ethnicity

Betsy Arakawa was born on 1st December 1961 in Hawaii the United States of America. Her horoscope is Sagittarius. Sadly, details of her parents & siblings kept private. 

Having an American nationality, Besty is of Asian ethnicity. Betsy has a decent height with black color hair & dark brown eyes. 

Is Betsy Arakawa Still Married? 

Betsy Arakawa is still married to her husband Gene Hackman. Since 1991, she has been happily married to Hackman. In the mid-80s, Betsy Arakawa met her husband Gene without precedent for the rec center.

Betsy Arakawa with her husband Gene Hackman
Caption: Betsy Arakawa with her husband Gene Hackman (Photo: Daily Choices)

The duo came out as a couple in 1984 after dating for years. 
According to reports, Betsy's closeness with Gene became a prime reason for divorce from his first marriage. In the year 1986, he got divorced from his first wife Faye Maltese. Before their separation, they had been in a relationship for over 34 years.  

Betsy Arakawa with her husband Gene Hackman
Caption: Betsy Arakawa with her husband Gene Hackman (Photo: IMAGO)

They are seen together connected at the hip in a large portion of the honor shows and honorary pathway occasions. The pair upheld each other in their high points and low points and never abandoned their relationship.

Betsy Arakawa's Kids

From their wedded life, Arakawa and Gene didn't share any kids. She is the stepmother to Gene's kids. Hackman with his first wife Fay Maltese wedded in 1956. However, they separated in the year 1986.

Picture of Betsy Arakawa's husband Gene Hackman & kids
Caption: Picture of Betsy Arakawa's husband Gene Hackman & kids (Photo: Getty Images)

Hackman and Fay have three children, an elder child a son Christopher Allen born in 1960, and two daughters: Elizabeth Jean and Leslie Anne Hackman. A previous couple of youngsters all have grown up and are presently bustling experts. Besty imparted a decent relationship with their stepmother.

Betsy Arakawa Husband Fight to Rescue 

Betsy Arakawa was offended by a vagrant in 2012 while she was with her significant other Hackman. They were making the rounds in Santa Fe. At that point, her husband Gene slapped the guilty party so as to secure his friends. As indicated by police reports, a dubious-looking person moved toward Gene and Betsy and continued to call her a hostile name.

Caption: Picture of Betsy Arakawa with her spouse Gene Hackman (Photo: Getty Images)

Regardless of being in his 80s, he was unable to hold on and slapped the wrongdoer. At that point he admitted to the specialists that he did, truth be told, slapped the man, however, nobody was captured. It was ideal that the intense entertainer could adapt to the situation and defend his better half.

What's Betsy Arakawa Net Worth? 

Betsy is an American financial specialist who is a Classical Pianist also. So she has earned a handsome sum of money from her working profession. As per reports, Besty Arakawa has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. Yet, she came into the spotlight as a celebrity wife, not through her work.

Caption: Picture of Betsy Arakawa's husband Gene Hackman inside the car (Photo: Getty Images)

Then again, her significant other Gene Hackman has expected total assets of $80 Million earned from his professional career. The couple has made Santa Fe, New Mexico for a long time. The team's present main living place is a 12-section of land property, Later she widely redesigned and re-planned the house.

He possessed a 25-section of land property in Montecito, California, which he sold for $5.5 million in 1985. In the year 2015, he again sold his home e for $25 million. Likewise, he recently claimed a house in Pebble Beach, California, which he sold in 1993; this house was recorded for $79 million in 2012.


Before being a money manager, Besty set up herself as a Classical Pianist. Likewise, she co-claims a home-outfitting store, Pandora's Inc. in Santa Fe with her companion Barbara Lenihan. She had worked at a rec center while working in better places. Her significant other Gene Hackman is a resigned American entertainer and author.

Picture of Betsy Arakawa's husband Gene Hackman
Caption: Picture of Betsy Arakawa's husband Gene Hackman (Photo: SnapLab)

From his acting profession, he won two Academy Awards, four Golden Globes, one Screen Actors Guild Award, and two BAFTAs. He began his expert vocation in the year 1956.  He includes in motion pictures, for example, Bonnie and Clyde (1967) and I Never Sang for My Father (1970), The Poseidon Adventure (1972), The Conversation (1974), French Connection II (1975), A Bridge Too Far (1977), Superman: The Movie (1978)— as curve reprobate Lex Luthor and some more.