Alec Baldwin: biography and latest news!

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    Alec Baldwin © Agency

  • Job : actor
  • Sign : Aries
  • Date of birth: Thursday, April 03, 1958 (age: 62 years old)
  • Country: United States

Alec Baldwin is the second of six children. Born in 1958 in the United States, Alec is an actor like almost all of his siblings. Wanting to become a lawyer, the young man studied law and political science at George Washington University, but soon realized that this path was not for him. He reoriented himself and took acting classes at New York University.

In 1980, he made his first steps in television, in the series The Doctors. Two years later, Alec went into film with Forever, Lulu by Amos Kollek. In 1990, Alec Baldwin turned down Steven Spielberg’s proposal for the film Always and preferred John McTiernan’s film In Pursuit of Red October. Alec died on the screen and was crowned with success. The following year, the actor meets the famous actress Kim Basinger during the shooting of the film The Singer and the Billionaire (1991). They marry two years later and give birth to a little girl, Ireland, born on October 23, 1995. After almost ten years of marriage, the couple divorced and embarked on a fierce legal battle for custody of the child. Broken by the ruling, Alec writes the book A Promise to Ourselves in which he accuses his ex-wife of preventing him from seeing his daughter.

In addition to film, the actor is very involved in animal protection, he notably lent his voice to the documentary Meet your Meat and actively supports the association PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).

On the private life side, Alec Baldwin, ten years after his divorce from Kim Basinger, second wife Hilaria Thomas on June 30, 2012. The couple has four children; Carmen, born August 23, 2013, Rafael, born June 17, 2015, Leonardo Angel Charles, born September 13, 2016 and Romeo Alejandro, born May 17, 2018. In September 2019, his wife announced on Instagram her new pregnancy. But a few weeks later, in November 2019, Hilaria announces that she had a miscarriage. At the beginning of April 2020, the couple announces Hilaria’s new pregnancy. On September 8, 2020, the couple gives birth to a boy whose first name has not been revealed.