Alan Alda
Alan Alda

Alan Alda is a popular American actor who has best been known for portraying the role of Captain Hawkeye Pierce in television series dubbed ‘M*A*S*H.’ Alan is a director, screenwriter, and writer. He has appeared in ‘West Wing’ and also served as the host of ‘The Scientific American Frontiers.’ He has featured in very many films.

Quick Biography

Alda was born in Bronx, New York City. He spent a better part of his childhood with his parents while travelling around the United States in support of his father’s job.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Alphonso Joseph D’Abruzzo
Age: 85 years old
Birth Date: January 28, 1936
Birth Place: New York City, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Gretchen Cryer

David Cryer

Spouse: Arlene Alda (m. 1957)
Children: Eve Alda, Elizabeth Alda, Beatrice Alda
Height: 1.73 m
Weight: 74 Kg
Profession: Actor, comedian, author, and screenwriter.
Net Worth in 2021: $45 Million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Alan Alda was born on January 28, 1936, and he is 85 years old. He has a height of 1.73 m and a weight of 74 Kg.

Education, School/College University

He schooled at Archbishop Stepinac High School that is in White Plains, New York. In the year 1956, he went on to receive a degree in Arts from Fordham University in the Bronx, where he was part of the student staff member of the FM Radio station.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Alan is the son of Gretchen Cryer and David Cryer. He holds American Nationality.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Alan Alda With Wife Arlene Alda
Alan Alda With Wife Arlene Alda

While he was attending Fordham College, that was when he met Arlene Weiss in the year 1956 during the college days. They had a mutual friend, and interestingly, they met at the friend’s party. This couple has been blessed with three children, namely, Eve Alda, Elizabeth Alda, and Beatrice Alda. He resides in Leonia in New Jersey and establishes a very good career in life. There is no further information that has been revealed in relation to Alda’s family as well as his personal life. He does earn great popularity through his hard work as an actor, singer as well as a director.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 1957
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Arlene Alda (m. 1957)
Kids: Eve Alda, Elizabeth Alda, Beatrice Alda

Professional Life and Career

He began his career in the 1950s as well as appeared in comedy revue dubbed ‘Compass Players.’ He got to make his television debut by featuring in an episode dubbed ‘The Phil Television show’ in the year 1958. In the year 1962, that was when he got to be seen in the movie ‘The Naked City.’ He went ahead and gained prominence by featuring in ‘M*A*S*H,’ which was released in 1972. Other television roles that he has landed include in movies such as ‘West Wing,’ ‘The Blacklist’, and ‘The Killing Yard.’

Alda went ahead to make his film debut in the year 1963 in a movie which was titled ‘Gone are the days.’ He got to be seen in a film that was titled ‘The extraordinary seamen,’ ‘Same Time, Next Year,’ and ‘Sweet Library.’ He has also been able to appear in very many broadways such as ‘The Apple Tree,’ ‘Love Letters, ’ and ‘Glengarry Glen Ross.’ As a writer, he was able to release his first book that was titled ‘Never Have Your Dog Stuffed’ in the year 2006. He has also been able to pen two other books.

Awards & Nominations

Alan Alda is the winner of 7 Emmy Awards. Also, he has also received seven Globe Awards. In the year 1004, he got to be inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. He received Directors Guild of America, three times in his career. In the year 2005, he went on to win the Drama Desk Award. In the year 2006, he became a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has also been able to receive a nomination for the Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Tony Award, and the Grammy Award.

Alan Alda Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Alan Alda Net Worth
Alan Alda Net Worth

As of October 2021, The net worth of Alan Alda is estimated to be over $45 Million. He has been able to make his fortune by featuring in very many television shows and films in his career. Alda has been able to appear in over 200 episodes of the series ‘M*A*S*H.’ A large chunk of his wealth does come by releasing books.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Alan has stayed away from the controversy. He loves to keep his personal away from the limelight.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 66 thousand fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 149 thousand followers.

He has been considered to be among the most popular actors globally. He has been quite active in his career for close to six decades. He has been able to appear in various films and television shows. He has been able to win various awards and honors. In addition, he has been able to write and direct very many episodes of television series by the name M*A*S*H. He has a huge following globally.


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