When it comes to Alec Baldwin, net worth estimates top at over 65 million dollars, but wealth is far from being the only astonishing aspect of the actor-producer’s life.
Alec Baldwin Net Worth - $65 Million
Birth Name - Alexander Rae Baldwin III
Date of birth - April 3, 1958
Zodiac Sign - Aries
Birth Place - Amityville, New York, United States
Nationality - American
Height - 6′ 0″
Profession - Television producer, Comedian, Film producer, Announcer, Voice Actor, Author
The oldest of the famous and successful Baldwin brothers was born in New York in 1958. After finishing high school in Massapequa, he went on to George Washington University, then to the Tisch School of Arts of New York University and the Lee Strassberg Theatre Institute. He started his career as a stage actor, debuting on the Broadway in 1986.
The Broadway brought Baldwin one of his first major awards, too – the Tony Award for the role of Stan Kowalski in Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire. He played the role in the television adaptation of the play as well, performance that brought him an Emmy in 1995. His other notable stage successes during the period included Macbeth and a role in Twentieth Century alongside Anne Heche. His theater career continued with appearances in Peter Shaffer’s Equus, Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr. Sloane and Lyle Kessler’s Orphans.
Parallel to his notable theater career, Baldwin has gained recognition and has risen to stardom on television and on the big screen as well. He made his debut on TV in the soap opera The Doctors, followed by appearances in numerous other shows of success such as Friends, Law & Order, Nip/Tuck and other long-running and popular shows and was the receiver of two Golden Globe awards, two more Emmy awards, seven Screen Actor Guild awards and numerous others.
Baldwin is known to the American and the international public for his appearances in movies as well, making the Hollywood film industry the most important factor in the Alec Baldwin net worth. He appeared in The Hunt for Red October opposite Sean Connery, in The Marrying Man along with his future wife, Kim Basinger, in the film adaptation of David Mamet’s masterpiece, Glenngarry Glen Ross, to mention just a few.
In 2004 he was nominated for the Academy Award for his role in The Cooler. He tried his hand as a movie director as well with the Devil and Daniel Webster and he continues to appear in such huge productions as Mission Impossible – Rogue Nation released in 2015.
As for Baldwin’s private life, it is not less varied and adventurous than his acting career. His marriage to Kim Basinger was known to be passionate and difficult and Baldwin has been involved in a number of incidents of belligerent behavior.