Alec Baldwin is a graduate of New York University (BFA-Tisch, 94) and was presented with an Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from NYU in 2010.
He last appeared on stage in the 2010 Guild Hall (East Hampton) production of Peter Shaffer’s EQUUS, directed by Tony Walton. Other stage includes the Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2006 production of Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr. Sloane, directed by Scott Ellis. Loot (Broadway-1986; Theatre World Award), Caryl Churchill's Serious Money (Broadway-1988), Prelude to a Kiss (Circle Rep.- 1990; Obie Award), A Street Car Named Desire (Broadway-1992; Tony nomination), Macbeth (NYSF-1998), The Twentieth Century (Roundabout-2004). (Also The Hartman in Stamford, Williamstown, Bay Street)
Baldwin has appeared in over forty films, including Beetle Juice, Working Girl, Miami Blues, The Hunt for Red October, Glengarry Glen Ross, Malice, The Juror, The Edge, Ghosts of Mississippi, State and Main, The Cat in the Hat, The Cooler (National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor, Oscar nomination), The Aviator, The Departed, and It’s Complicated, among many others.
On television Baldwin starred with Tina Fey on NBC’s “30 Rock”, winner of the 2007, 2008 and 2009 Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series. Baldwin has received five SAG Awards, three Golden Globes, the Television Critics Award and two Emmy awards as Best Actor in a Comedy Series for his performance on the show.
In 2011, Alec received his Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His company, El Dorado Pictures, has produced several projects including NUREMBERG: INFAMY ON TRIAL for TNT television (Emmy nomination), The Confession for Showtime (WGA award for best adapted screenplay) and David Mamet’s film, State and Main.
Alec Baldwin is also a dedicated supporter of numerous causes related to public policy and the arts. He serves on the boards of People For The American Way, The Hamptons International Film Festival and Guild Hall of East Hampton. He is an active supporter of The Radiation and Public Health Project, East Hampton Day Care Center, The Actors Fund, The Public Theatre/New York Shakespeare Festival, The Roundabout Theatre, People for the Ethical treatment of Animals and The Water Keeper Alliance, among many others.
Baldwin’s book, A PROMISE TO OURSELVES (St. Martin’s Press) was published in paperback in the Fall of 2009.
Alec Baldwin appears in the following:
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The editor of The New Yorker talks about his literary heroes and his storied career with Alec Baldwin.
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Journalist Antonia Juhasz details the ongoing environmental disaster of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
The iconic actor talks to Alec Baldwin about his life on- and off-screen, and how he stays hungry for new roles.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The celebrated author and journalist talks about the magazine piece that made him an icon, and reflects on sixty years of capturing American society on the page.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Drastic solutions, last chances, and it’s too late, in three stories hosted by Wyatt Cenac.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The co-founder of Studio 54 and celebrated hotelier explains why his work is all play, and tells Alec Baldwin about his latest developments: a young son, and a new hotel.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The star of Nurse Jackie and The Sopranos is a cancer survivor, a recovering addict, and a single mother. She does not want your sympathy; she just wants some nice people on set.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The New Yorker staff writer and author tells Alec Baldwin that sometimes the better part of human nature can lead to the most dangerous places.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
The magician, illusionist, and stunt promoter talks to Here's The Thing about Houdini, his favorite NYC deli, and his new show.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The New Yorker cartoonist and author talks to Here's The Thing about mothers, man-pants, and birds.
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
The former Clinton advisor and current ABC News personality talks to Alec Baldwin about making the jump from the White House to the anchor's chair.
Monday, February 16, 2015
The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative talks about confronting the bleak prospects for America's racial future, by addressing the mistakes of the past.
Monday, February 02, 2015
Sarah Jessica Parker talks to Alec Baldwin about being Carrie Bradshaw, and explains why acting is a group effort.
Monday, January 19, 2015
Alec Baldwin talks to two people who have spent their entire careers trying to understand what makes good policing, and good neighborhoods.
Monday, January 05, 2015
In this candid interview, the actress perhaps best known as the prim icon Mary Poppins discusses her early life on the "wrong side of tracks," where she got her start in vaudeville.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Once the world's number one tennis player, McEnroe is now trying to save the game from becoming a cult, elitist activity. One step: get rid of line judges.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
On the road with Hunter S. Thompson, a bright red car, and lots of illegal substances.
Monday, December 08, 2014
There’s a select club of actors for whom names like "Edge" and "Days" mean something; Alec Baldwin and Julianne Moore are both members. Hear them discuss life during and after soaps.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
For the return of Here's The Thing, Alec Baldwin thought, who better to have as a guest than Ira Glass, the Taylor Swift of public radio podcasts?
Monday, November 24, 2014
In this extensive conversation with Alec Baldwin, Ira Glass lays it all out on the topics of religion, politics, fact-checking, and that dog who went as him for Halloween.