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Alec Baldwin

Alexander Rae "Alec" Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958) is an American actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. Baldwin first gained recognition through television for his work, for two seasons (6 and 7), on the soap opera Knots Landing, in the role of Joshua Rush. He has since played both leading and supporting roles in films such as Beetlejuice (1988), The Hunt for Red October (1990), The Marrying Man (1991), The Shadow (1994), The Aviator (2004) and The Departed (2006). His performance in the 2003 film The Cooler garnered him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination. Since 2006 he has starred as Jack Donaghy on the NBC sitcom 30 Rock, receiving critical acclaim for his performance and winning two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards for his work on the show, making him the male performer with the most SAG Awards ever. He is the eldest of the Baldwin brothers working in Hollywood. He is a columnist for The Huffington Post. Baldwin was born on Long Island, New York, the son of Carolyn Newcomb (née Martineau) and Alexander Rae Baldwin, Jr., a high school history/social studies teacher and football coach. Baldwin was

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Alec Baldwin -- Photog Claims ... I Could've Had Alec Arrested!

Alec Baldwin
Photog Claims ... I Could've Had Him Arrested

The photographer who got into it with Alec Baldwin in the Hamptons on Sunday claims police were prepared to arrest Alec ... until he decided to let it all go.  As TMZ first reported, Alec… READ MORE >

Alec Baldwin Gets Pissed Off ... Hamptons Cops Swarm (UPDATE)

Alec Baldwin
Gets Pissed Off ... Hamptons Police Swarm (UPDATE)

11:15 AM PT -- A close friend of the Baldwins tells TMZ ... Alec was in the park with his wife Hilaria and their baby when a paparazzo approached them. According to the friend, Baldwin has some… READ MORE >

- 110 days ago
Alec Baldwin -- I'm Not Apologizing -- For Disorderly Conduct Arrest

Alec Baldwin
I'm Not Apologizing For Disorderly Conduct Arrest

Alec Baldwin -- who called NYC a "mismanaged carnival of stupidity" -- says he won't apologize for his disorderly conduct arrest in May ... and he could ultimately end up on the winning end.Alec… READ MORE >

- 148 days ago
Alec Baldwin -- Ben Franklin Movie Plans Revealed in Soap Star's Divorce

Alec Baldwin
Ben Franklin Movie Plans Revealed in Soap Star's Divorce

Alec Baldwin wanted to play Benjamin Franklin in a new movie ... and we didn't find out from an agent, a publicist or a movie studio ... we found out from the divorce docs of a TV soap star."The… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago
Alec Baldwin BUSTED In New York City for Illegal Biking

Alec Baldwin
BUSTED In NYC For Illegal Biking

9:30 AM PT -- Alec is going off on Twitter, writing, "Officer Moreno, badge number 23388, arrested me and handcuffed me for going the wrong way on Fifth Ave ... Meanwhile, photographers outside my… READ MORE >

- 220 days ago
Ireland Baldwin Kissing a Girl on Twitter ... Cause Why Not?

Ireland Baldwin
Kissing a Girl on Twitter ... Cause Why Not?

Ireland Baldwin and singer/rapper Angel Haze are getting pretty cozy on social media these days, and Ireland took it a step further this week by posting a photo of the pair kissing.Ireland, who is… READ MORE >

- 226 days ago
Alec Baldwin -- I Got QB Advice from Joe Montana ... Don't Lift Weights!

Alec Baldwin
I Got QB Advice from Joe Montana ... Don't Lift Weights!

Alec Baldwin can fire the hell out of a football ... and there's a good reason why -- he once got QB advice from Joe Montana. Baldwin was hangin' out in NYC today when someone broke out a… READ MORE >

- 282 days ago
Joan Rivers Defends Alec Baldwin ... Relax, Everyone's a Fairy, a N***er, a K*ke [VIDEO]

Joan Rivers
Defends Baldwin Relax, Everyone's a Fairy, a K*ke, a N***er [VIDEO]

Joan Rivers thinks everyone is way too uptight about hurling racial and other epithets ... so she hurled them against Italians, Blacks, Jews, Chinese, gays and don't forget the Irish.And speaking… READ MORE >

- 388 days ago
Alec Baldwin -- Extreme Gays 'Killed My Show'

Alec Baldwin
Extreme Gays 'Killed My Show'

Alec Baldwin is ripping a high-ranking member of GLAAD, blaming him -- along with a gay blogger ... for getting him 86'd from MSNBC. Baldwin admits his angry encounter with a… READ MORE >

- 388 days ago
Alec Baldwin -- FIRED FROM MSNBC

Alec Baldwin
FIRED FROM MSNBC

Alec Baldwin didn't get a Cadillac Eldorado ... he didn't get a set of steak knives ... but he DID just get his ass FIRED from MSNBC. After the actor went on ANOTHER homophobic tirade earlier this… READ MORE >

- 388 days ago

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