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Alan Alda

Mostly Credited As: Alan Alda
Birth Name: Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo
Date Of Birth: January 28, 1936 (Age 78)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New York City, New York
Height: 6' 2" (1.87 m)

Alan Alda


He was born New York., the son of Joan Brown, a former Miss New York pageant winner.
He studied at the Sorbonne during his junior year of college and at Fordham University in New York fro the remaining years.
Served in the U. S. Army, and he went AWOL every weekend because he was dating the woman that he ultimately married, Arlene.
His most famous role is as Hawkeye Pierce on the famous TV show M*A*S*H

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Homeward Bound Telethon (2013)As: Himself (Co-Host)
Brains on Trial with Alan Alda (2013)As: Himself (Host & Narrator)
The Human Spark (2010)As: Himself (Host)
The Gene Hunters (2001)As: Himself (Host)
The West Wing (1999)As: Senator Arnold Vinick (episodes 123-154)
Scientific American Frontiers (1990)As: Himself (S04-S04)
M*A*S*H (1972)As: Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce
The Academy Awards (1953)As: Himself (Co-Host 1986)
The Emmy Awards (1949)As: Himself (Host 1978)
Episode Cast Credits 

The Blacklist (2013) 
  Berlin: Conclusion 01x22: (May/12/2014) As Fitch 
  The Kingmaker 01x20: (Apr/28/2014) As Fitch, [Special Guest Stars]
  The Good Samaritan Killer 01x11: (Jan/13/2014) As Fitch, [Special Guest Stars]
  Anslo Garrick (2) 01x10: (Dec/02/2013) As Fitch, [Special Guest Stars]

The Big Interview (2013) 
  Alan Alda 02x08: (Mar/31/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Big C (2010) 
  Quality of Death 04x03: (May/13/2013) As Dr. Atticus Sherman 
  Quality of Life 04x01: (Apr/29/2013) As Dr. Atticus Sherman 
  Thin Ice 03x01: (Apr/08/2012) As Dr. Atticus Sherman 
  The Darkest Day 02x12: (Sep/19/2011) As Dr. Atticus Sherman 

The Colbert Report (2005) 
  Alan Alda 08x67: (May/30/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]

AMERICA In Primetime (2011) 
  The Crusader 01x04: (Nov/20/2011) As Himself 

30 Rock (2006) 
  Christmas Attack Zone 05x10: (Dec/09/2010) As Milton Greene 

Live with Kelly & Michael (1983) 
  Alan Alda; edible weeds 27x203: (Jun/10/2009) As Himself 
  Season 20, Episode 75 27x80: (Dec/19/2008) As Himself 
  Season 19, Episode 235 26x190: (May/23/2008) As Himself 
  Season 19, Episode 49 26x04: (Sep/06/2007) As Himself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Alan Alda, Illeana Douglas 04x142: (Sep/17/2008) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Alex O'Loughlin, Zap Mama 03x147: (Sep/17/2007) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Steve Earle, Marisa Petroro, Tori Spelling 01x30: (Feb/14/2005) As Himself 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Alan Alda, John Cena, Everest 15x107: (May/16/2008) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Clive Owen, Alan Alda, Dinosaur Jr. 14x188: (Sep/05/2007) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Sophia Bush, Citizen Cope 13x167: (Sep/08/2006) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Billy Joel 13x46: (Dec/01/2005) As Himself 

The View (1997) 
  Alan Alda, Blake Lively, Penn Badgley, guest co-host Trisha Yearwood 11x56: (Nov/20/2007) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Taylor Hicks, guest co-host Sherri Shepherd 10x206: (Jul/18/2007) As Himself 
  Season 5, Episode 71 05x71: (Apr/09/2002) As Himself 
  Season 1, Episode 168 01x168: (Apr/01/1998) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Loose Women (1999) 
  Series 12, Show 25 12x25: (Oct/05/2007) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The New Paul O'Grady Show (2006) 
  Series 4, Show 13 04x13: (Oct/03/2007) As Himself 

The Dame Edna Treatment (2007) 
  Episode 6 01x06: (Apr/28/2007) As Himself 

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 58th Annual Emmy Awards 58x01: (Aug/27/2006) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (for 'The West Wing') 
  The 34th Annual Emmy Awards 34x01: (Sep/19/1982) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (for 'M*A*S*H') 
  The 31st Annual Emmy Awards 31x01: (Sep/09/1979) As Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (for 'M*A*S*H': episode 'Inga') 
  The 29th Annual Emmy Awards 29x01: (Sep/11/1977) As Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (for 'M*A*S*H': episode 'Dear Sigmund') 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Cast of The West Wing 03x158: (May/11/2006) As Himself 

Parkinson (2004) (2004) 
  Alan Alda, Jamie Foxx, George Michael 04x08: (Apr/22/2006) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  Alan Alda, Huey Lewis, Petra Nemcova, Ted Allen 02x65: (Dec/12/2005) As Himself 
  Al Roker, Ian Somerhalder, Alan Alda, Huey Lewis 02x64: (Dec/09/2005) As Himself 
  Alan Alda, Peter Cincotti, Dave Dettman, Sandra Lee 01x68: (Dec/15/2004) As Himself 

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (1996) 
  Alan Alda 10x118: (Sep/20/2005) As Himself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 77th Annual Academy Awards 53x01: (Feb/27/2005) As Nominee: Best Supporting Actor, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Alan Alda, Shia LaBeouf, Cirque De Soleil 13x93: (Feb/10/2005) As Himself 

Good Day Live (2001) 
  Alan Alda; Charlie Sheen 04x111: (Feb/07/2005) As Himself 
  Kelly Perdew; Alan Alda; Kevin Spacey 04x76: (Dec/20/2004) As Himself 

The West Wing (1999) 
  In the Room 06x08: (Dec/08/2004) As Arnold Vinick 

Inside the Actors Studio (1994) 
  Alan Alda 06x11: (Aug/06/2000) As Himself 

ER (1994) 
  Humpty Dumpty 06x07: (Nov/18/1999) As Dr. Gabriel Lawrence 
  The Peace of Wild Things 06x06: (Nov/11/1999) As Dr. Gabriel Lawrence 
  Truth & Consequences 06x05: (Nov/04/1999) As Dr. Gabriel Lawrence 
  Sins of the Fathers 06x04: (Oct/21/1999) As Dr. Gabriel Lawrence 

The Four Seasons (1984) 
  Pilot (1) 01x01: (Jan/29/1984) As Jack Burroughs 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 40th Annual Golden Globe Awards 40x01: (Jan/29/1983) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical (for 'M*A*S*H') 
  The 38th Annual Golden Globe Awards 38x01: (Jan/31/1981) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical (for 'M*A*S*H') 
  The 37th Annual Golden Globe Awards 37x01: (Jan/26/1980) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical (for 'M*A*S*H') 
  The 33rd Annual Golden Globe Awards 33x01: (Jan/24/1976) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical (for 'M*A*S*H') 

The Carol Burnett Show (1967) (1967) 
  with Alan Alda 08x13: (Dec/21/1974) As Himself 

What's My Line? (1968) (1968) 
  5 February 1970 02x??: (Feb/05/1970) As Himself (guest panelist) 

Route 66 (1960) (1960) 
  Soda Pop and Paper Flags 03x31: (May/24/1963) As Dr. Glazer 

Naked City (1958) 
  Hold for Gloria Christmas 04x01: (Sep/19/1962) As Poet in Bar 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


We'll Get By (1975)• Creator
The Four Seasons (1984)• Executive Producer

Episode Crew


The Four Seasons (1984) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
Back in Business 01x13 Jun/17/1984 As: Writer
Armistice Day (2) 01x09 May/13/1984 As: Writer
Cabin Fever (1) 01x08 May/06/1984 As: Writer
The Loan 01x05 Mar/04/1984 As: Teleplay
M*A*S*H (1972) (Credited in 36 episodes from this show) 
 
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Goodbye, Farewell and Amen 11x16 Feb/28/1983 As: Director, Writer
Hey, Look Me Over 11x01 Oct/25/1982 As: Writer
Where There's a Will, There's a War 10x16 Feb/22/1982 As: Director
Follies of the Living - Concerns of the Dead 10x10 Jan/04/1982 As: Director, Writer
Communication Breakdown 10x06 Nov/30/1981 As: Director
Trivia

Is the only person ever to win an Emmy for acting, writing, and directing

When he and his wife Arlene first met, she was playing "Quintet for Clarinet and Strings" by Mozart on the clarinet. He ended up writing this piece into the final episode of M*A*S*H.

He was once selected as the most believable actor in the U. S.

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