Alan Alda is an American actor, screenwriter, comedian, author, and director. He has also appeared in films such as Next Year and Same Time and many television programs like The West Wing and 30 Rock. He is the six-time winner of Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Award. In 1981, he experienced success as a director with The Four Season and also was nominated for Academy Award for best supporting actor in 2004 for the movie The Aviator. To know about the net worth of Alan Alda in 2020, you can read the information given below.
Early Life & Biography
Alda was born on 28th January in the year1936 in the Bronx in New York City. He had a nomadic childhood because his parents always traveled around the United States due to his father’s job. His father Robert Alda was a singer and actor and mother Joan Browne was a homemaker.
Alan was diagonised with polio when he was only 7. Alda used to go to Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains at New York. When he completed his high school, he decided to receive his Bachelor of Arts degree from Fordham University in the Bronx.
While attending Fordham College, he met with Arlene Weiss in 1956 during college days. They bounded at a mutual friend’s party and a year after graduation; they got married on March 15. They both have three daughters named Elizabeth, Eve and Beatrice. He lives in Leonia, New Jersey and establishes a good career in life. No further information is revealed related to Alda’s family and his personal life. He earns great popularity through his hard work as a singer, actor or director.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Alda began his career in the year 1950 as a member of Compass Players which was a comedy and improvisational revue and directed by Paul Sills. After 1958, he joined the acting company at Cleveland Play House and also appear in the production department. Alan featured in the musical The Apple Tree in the year 1966 and was nominated for Tony Award for best actor in musical.
In early 1972, he gave auditions and selected to play the role of Hawkeye Pierce in the film MASH. Later, he also took part in writing episodes for American broadcast network television series. After these episodes, Alda embarks on a highly successful career as a director and actor. He got popularity with his series The Four Seasons.
Net Worth & Earning
Alan Alda is an actor, writer, and director who have a net worth of $45 million. He earned his worth through acting roles in many films, stages, and televisions. He also wrote a variety of books and worked as a voice actor. Born Alphonso Joseph D’Abruzzo he also serves in the United State Army for few months.
In addition to the acting in a hit and popular series, he directs and wrote different episodes for which his fans would remember him for many years. Alan has been nominated for many awards and gained high popularity and goodwill among people.
Starting the career as an actor, he gains high achievements in his directing and writing career. He performs many roles in films and television which make him favorite among fans, and he works hard to reach success. Alda’s career eventually led to Broadway role for which he was nominated for Tony Award as the best actor.
He is also an outspoken supporter of women’s rights and serves the country by working at United State Army. The series and episodes directed by Alda was loved by people from different parts of the country and lead great success.