Alan Alda :: Biography
Alan Alda is a sensational actor, author, activist, director, screenwriter who has thousands of reasons to be called a legendary icon in the world of Hollywood. He started his career in the year 1958 and rest remains as a history. Alan Alda was born on January 28, 1936 in New York City, New York, United States as Alphonso Joseph D’Abruzzo. He currently has a residence in Los Angeles, California. His home town is Chicago, Illinois. Alan Alda was married to Arlene Alda in the year 1957 and the marriage has been running successfully ever since. Alan Alda and his wife share three children together. They are named Beatrice Alda, Eve Alda, and Elizabeth Alda.
He is an ironic figure who has been crowned six Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. He is well appreciated for his work in TV series named M*A*S*H and the West Wing. His movie named The Aviator pulled him to further success and nominated him for the prestigious Academy Award. He today serves as a professor in State University of New York. He is associated in board of World Science Festival and is also a judge of Math-O-Vision.
Alan Alda was born as a son of Robert Alda who served as an actor and singer Joan Browne a homemaker. He earlier was part of Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains, New York. He later earned his Bachelors of Arts degree in English from the prestigious Fordham College of Fordham University. Challenging his own abilities and expanding his horizon of working, Alan Alda has pushed himself to the height of success he stands today through the dedication and hard work of years. He stands as one of the most successful actors and directors in the world of Hollywood. His acting and versatility to serve various roles with gifted directional skills really makes him a sensational icon. Skilled writer, director, professor, activist Alan has gained centuries worth success at the age of 78.
Alan Alda has written and directed various episodes of famous TV series M*A*S*H and has been associated with following movies:
Gone Are The Days, Paper Lion, The Extraordinary Seaman, Jenny, The Moonshine War, The Glass House, Playmates, To Kill a Clown, Isn’t it Shocking?, 6Rms Riv Vu, Kill Me If You Can, Same Time Next Year, California Suite, The Seduction of Joe Tynan, Resurrecting the Champ, Diminished Capacity, Flash of Genius, Nothing but the Truth, Tower Heist, Wanderlust, The Longest Ride, St. James Place etc.
The Phil Silvers Show, Naked City, The Doctors and the Nurses, Route 66, East Side/West Side, The Trials of O’Brien, Coronet Blue, Premiere, M*A*S*H, Gateway, 30 Rock, The Big C, The Human Spark, Brians on Trila with Alan Alda, The Blacklist etc.
All the information about his movies and television shows can be found in wiki. Expanding his horizon of success utilizing his abilities and talents he has drawn an irreplaceable place in the world of Hollywood. The determination of years has made him stand in the social and economic position he is today. He stands as a role model to those people who seek the light of success through dedication and determination. He sets a perfect example that the success holds no other shortcuts than hard work. Dedicated from his very early days, now he stands as an economically well-established individual holding the net worth of more than $40 million American dollars.
The bio of this sensational figure can be found in wiki. He has the height of 6 feet 2 inches and weight of 190 lbs which perfectly suits his personality. Alan Alda doesn’t believe in religion and he loves celebrating his birthday which falls on January 28.