- Alec Baldwin is a famous actor
- He starred in the series 30 Rock
- Learn more about his life and career now
If you watched 30 Rock you are probably very familiar with "Jack Donaghy", "Liz Lemon's" (Tina Fey) demanding and ironic boss who always made us laugh! Alec Baldwin portrayed the iconic character from 2006 until 2013 and it was always funny to see how he did his job as a network executive and also how he was a true womanizer.
We all know Alec Baldwin already had a very successful career in show business before 30 Rock, as he starred in films like Beetlejuice, Notting Hill, and Pearl Harbor, but what has he been up to lately?
What is the 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin doing today?
Right after 30 Rock ended, Alec Baldwin started to appear in a series of television shows and films. His most relevant appearances are in series like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, American Experience, and The Alec Baldwin Show. Since 2016 he portrays "Donald Trump" on Saturday Night Live, which is probably his most famous work in recent years.
Regarding film, Alec Baldwin recently appeared in the 2016 movie Paris Can Wait, as well as in the 2018 films A Star is Born, BlacKkKlansman, and Mission: Impossible - Fallout. This year the 64-year-old actor also appeared in several movies like Before You Know It, and Drunk Parents.
His career took a bit of a turn when he was involved in an on-set tragedy of his film Rust. A prop gun was fired by Baldwin and tragically killed camerawoman Halyna Hutchins. Investigations are ongoing into the incident.
Five quick facts about Alec Baldwin
- He was married to Kim Basinger and together they had eleven dogs, seven cats, and a wolf. Since 2012 he has been happily married to Hilaria Baldwin and they have six kids!
- He worked at Studio 54 in the '70s and he actually wanted to be a lawyer before discovering his passion for acting
- In 1990 People magazine included him on the list of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World
- Meryl Streep is one of his closest friends
- As of 2019, Alec Baldwin has appeared in 5 films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Working Girl (1988), The Aviator (2004), The Departed (2006), BlacKkKlansman (2018), and A Star Is Born (2018)