Alec Baldwin

Biography

Alec Baldwin (born Alexander Rae Baldwin III 03.04.1958)
Alec Baldwin is an American actor, producer and comedian, best known for his roles in The Departed, Beetlejuice, and 30 Rock.

Alec Baldwin: Net Worth
In 2013, Alec Baldwin had a net worth of 65 million USD according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Alec Baldwin: Childhood
Alec Baldwin was born in Amityville, Long Island, New York as the eldest son of Carol Newcomb and Alexander Rae Baldwin Jr.. Alec Baldwin attended Alfred G. Berner High School in Massapequa where he spent a large amount of time playing football. In 1976, he attended George Washington University until 1979. He then transferred to the Tisch School of the Arts in New York University.

Alec Baldwin: Career
In 1980, Baldwin received his first television role on the series The Doctors. He made his film debut in 1987 in the film 'Forever, Lulu', before gaining box office recognition for his role in 'Beetlejuice' in the following year. He then gained more recognition for his starring role in The Hunt For Red October in 1990.
In 2001, Baldwin made a turn towards character acting, starting with the film Pearl Harbour. The film went on to be his highest grossing film. After the 2003 film, The Cooler, Baldwin was nominated for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and The Screen Actors Guild Award for his performance. Baldwin then went on to collaborate with Martin Scorsese in The Aviator (2004) and The Departed (2006).

Alec Baldwin: Personal Life
In 1990, Alec Baldwin met Kim Basinger on the set of The Marrying Man and the couple married in 1993. Their daughter, Ireland, was born in 1995. The couple filed for divorce in 2001, with it finalized in 2002. In 2011, Baldwin began dating Hilaria Thomas - a Spanish teacher and Yoga Vida from Manhattan. They were engaged in April 2012 and married June of the same year. Alec and Hilaria's child daughter, Carmen, was born in 2013.
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Alec Baldwin (Mostly) Off The Hook On Disorderly Conduct Charges

25th July 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin was in court on Tuesday, facing charges of disorderly conduct for an incident back in May, when he confronted a couple of cops, after riding his bike the wrong way in the traffic...

Remembering Elaine Stritch - Actress, Comedian, Modern Day Rebel

18th July 2014 -

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Elaine Stritch, the Broadway star and all-round kick-ass lady, passed away on Thursday at the age of 89. Stritch was known for her long and storied Broadway career. Stritch started her Broadway career with Loco...

New Court Documents Detail Sandra Bullock's Terrifying Encounter With Stalker

17th July 2014 -

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A series of search warrants obtained by a US entertainment website detail the terrifying encounter actress Sandra Bullock endured when a stalker broke into her house at the beginning of June.Sandra Bullock discovered her stalker...

Gary Oldman's Playboy Apology Just Won't Cut It For Anti-Defamation League

26th June 2014 -

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Once you get involved in a Hollywood scandal, it’s not easy to pull yourself out - Gary Oldman is finding this out the hard way. After his controversial interview in Playboy, wherein he criticised Hollywood’s...

A Week In News: Batman Revealed, Baldwin Busted, An Elevator Bust-Up

16th May 2014 -

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Cannes Panning: We'd love to say we were starting the round-up on a high with the Cannes Film Festival but unfortunately for new royal biopic Grace of Monaco, there is no good news to be...

Alec Baldwin Scolded By NYPD Hispanic Society After Bike Arrest Fury

15th May 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin has been slammed by the NYPD Hispanic Society after he was caught riding his bicycle the wrong way down a road and threw a tantrum. The actor and TV star was stopped by...

Alec Baldwin And The Bike Fiasco Vs. Other Baldwin-esque Outbursts

14th May 2014 -

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We keep trying to stick up for Alec Baldwin, but dude just keeps fluffing it up! Baldwin was arrested on Tuesday for riding his bicycle the wrong direction down a one-way street in New York...

Alec Baldwin Makes Grand Return To Twitter After New York Arrest

14th May 2014 -

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Why, Alec Baldwin? Just why? In another Baldwin story that might get your weirdness senses tingling, the controversial actor has been arrested in New York for illegal biking. As in a real bike – handlebars,...

Alec Baldwin Arrested For Acting "Belligerent" Towards NYPD When Caught Biking On Wrong Side

13th May 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin was arrested in New York City on Tuesday (May 13th) for cycling on the wrong side of traffic.The outspoken actor was pulled over by the NYPD at the corner of 16th Street and...

Alec Baldwin Arrested After Riding His Bike The Wrong Way, Being Aggressive

13th May 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin was stopped by police in New York City for a cycling violation but things soon turned nasty when he allegedly became aggressive towards police, according to CNN. The TV star was snapped having...

Piers Morgan Criticises US Gun Laws On Last CNN Show

30th March 2014 -

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Piers Morgan ended his three year run on his CNN talk show Piers Morgan Live on Friday (28th March) with a plea to the US government to change "the absurd gun laws".Morgan's show was cancelled...

Alec Baldwin Guests On 'Law And Order: SVU' In Hargitay's Directorial Debut

20th March 2014 -

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Last night's episode of Law & Order: SVU was big news for the NBC drama: not only was Alec Baldwin welcomed as a larger than life reporter, but Mariska Hargitay, AKA Sgt. Olivia Benson, made...

Not Done Yet - Alec Baldwin Returns To NBC In One Off Cameo On "Law & Order: SVU"

20th March 2014 -

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Then Alec Baldwin said he was retiring from the biz in that affected, woe-is-me letter recently, he obviously didn’t mean it literally. The actor returned this week in a minor role on Law & Order...

Alec Baldwin To Play Newspaper Columnist On 'Law & Order' After Blasting Media

26th February 2014 -

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Despite adamantly stating he hated everything about the media, Alec Baldwin will play a newsman in an episode of the NBC Drama.The network announced on Tuesday (Feb 25th) that Baldwin will star in the episode...

There Are Good Reasons To Love Alec Baldwin, We Promise

24th February 2014 -

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There’s a lot of Alec Baldwin bashing going round. We’re not claiming that he’s Mr. Lovable, but we do think it’s time to give the guy a break, particularly now that he's announced his plans...

100% Done - Alec Baldwin Is Retiring From Public Life. For Good.

24th February 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin seems to have ended his love affair with New York City. Or would that be MSNBC? Or public life in general? Regardless, Baldwin seems to be fed up with all of it, if...

Alec Baldwin Is Leaving Public Life After Stating, "I've Lived This For 30 Years, I'm Done With It"

24th February 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin, known for a fiery temper, has had enough of living life in the spotlight.The 55 year-old actor has penned a candid essay, published in New York Magazine's Vulture, where he moans about life...

Michael Keaton May Reprise His Role As The Eponymous Bio-Exorcist In 'Beetlejuice 2'

15th February 2014 -

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Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetle... For fans of the 1988 comedy, repeating the name of the mischievous bio-exorcist three times is not something one should take lightly. Especially if you're dead! Although Beetlejuice has been banished to...

Stephen King "Used The Wrong Word" To Describe Dylan Farrow's Sex Abuse Claims

6th February 2014 -

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Stephen King has been compelled to apologise profusely after comments that he made regarding Woody Allen's daughter, Dylan Farrow, and her claims that her father sexually abused her when she was a young girl. In...

Woody Allen Denies Sexual Abuse Again, As Oscars Move Into Sight

4th February 2014 -

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Woody Allen has responded to the claims of sexual abuse made by his daughter Dylan Farrow in an open letter published by the New York Times. In the letter, Dylan speaks out publically for the...

Blue Jasmine Stars Baldwin and Blanchett Respond to Dylan Farrow's Letter

2nd February 2014 -

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Dylan Farrow’s letter – which details the supposed sexual abuse by her adoptive father, Woody Allen – has been a hot topic of conversation. The stars of the controversial director’s latest film, the Oscar-nominated Blue...

Alec Baldwin Criticises TSA After 5 Month-Old Daughter Gets Searched At Airport

29th January 2014 -

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Alec Baldwin has never been one keep his opinion quiet and this week he takes aim at the Transport Security Administration.The 55 year-old was enjoying a winter escape with his wife Hilaria Baldwin and baby...

Britney Spears Becomes The Latest Star To Threaten Retirement

24th December 2013 -

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Britney Spears starred in her own fly-on-the-wall documentary I Am Britney Jean for E! over the weekend, in a feature-length outing that allowed fans to see the singer as she prepares for her upcoming residency...

Kim Basinger Joins Daughter Ireland Baldwin At IMG Models

20th December 2013 -

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Kim Basinger still has it. The 60-year-old actress has signed an exclusive deal with IMG Models.Kim Basinger at the 'Black November' premiereThe deal will allow the company to help Basinger land sponsorship and spokesperson deals,...

Roseanne Barr Launches Twitter Tirade Against Hollywood, Admits Mental Health Issues

2nd December 2013 -

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Roseanne Barr has shocked the Twittersphere with a series of angry, unhinged and profanity-laced tweets where the 6-year-old comedian unleashed her apparently true feelings towards Hollywood. "I'm never going to work in television again. I'm...

MSNBC Axes 'Up Late With Alec Baldwin' Possibly Due To Disappointing Ratings

27th November 2013 -

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Alec Baldwin has worked with MSNBC for so long that it’s difficult to imagine the network without him. Unfortunately, we’ll be forced to, as his show, Up Late, will not be continuing with the network,...

Alec Baldwin Gives His Side Of The MSNBC Fall-Out And It Isn't Pretty

27th November 2013 -

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He may profess his liberalism, but Alec Baldwin rarely does himself any favours when trying to cover up his apparent homophobia. His latest rant that could be perceived as homophobic came as he gave he...

'Up Late With Alec Baldwin' Cancelled After MSNBC Reportedly Fired The Host

27th November 2013 -

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Alec Baldwin's talk show 'Up Late With Alec Baldwin' was short lived as MSNBC have taken it off the air for good.The cancellation stems from an incident where the 55 year-old directed an anti-gay slur...

Alec Baldwin Tells Paparazzo He Hopes They 'Choke To Death' After Winning Sabourin Stalking Case

20th November 2013 -

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'30 Rock' actor Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria Baldwin are certainly not in the best of moods as they attend the District Attorney's office in New York despite Genevieve Sabourin finally being sentenced to...

Hilaria Baldwin Is Seen Rushing For Her Car Outside The District Attorney's Office

20th November 2013 -

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Paparazzi are seen almost stampeding each other while trying to snap Alec Baldwin's wife Hilaria Baldwin as she gets into her waiting car outside the District Attorney's Office in Manhattan, New York.The couple recently...

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