Alan Alda

Biography: Alan Alda, born on January 28, 1936, began his acting career at the age of 16 in Barnesville, Pennsylvania. While in college at Fordham University, Alda was able to perform on stage in Rome with his father, the late Robert Alda, on television. However, his acting career began with "Secret File, U.S.A." Afterwards, his acting career slowly began to build up, until he finally joined M*A*S*H, of which became his biggest success. Since M*A*S*H, Alda has won well over 25 awards, including 6 Golden Globes, 5 Emmys, and 7 People's Choice Awards.

Not only has Alda starred on television and the silver screen, but he has also appeared on Broadway multiple times. His performance on Broadway's Fair Game of Lover won him a Theatre World Award, and his acting on The Apple Tree earned him a Toby Nomination. Nearly fifteen years before his success on M*A*S*H, Alda married Arlene Weiss on March 17, 1957. Since then, they have had three daughters: Eve, Elizabeth, and Beatrice. Besides
Alan Alda, born on January 28, 1936, began his acting career at the age of 16 in Barnesville, Pennsylvania. While in college at Fordham University, Alda was able to perform on stage in Rome with his father, the late Robert Alda, on television. However, his acting career began with "Secret File, U.S.A." Afterwards, his acting career slowly began to build up, until he finally joined M*A*S*H, of which became his biggest success. Since M*A*S*H, Alda has won well over 25 awards, including 6 Golden Globes, 5 Emmys, and 7 People's Choice Awards.

Not only has Alda starred on television and the silver screen, but he has also appeared on Broadway multiple times. His performance on Broadway's Fair Game of Lover won him a Theatre World Award, and his acting on The Apple Tree earned him a Toby Nomination.

Nearly fifteen years before his success on M*A*S*H, Alda married Arlene Weiss on March 17, 1957. Since then, they have had three daughters: Eve, Elizabeth, and Beatrice. Besides acting, Alda has written two books: Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I've Learned and The Last Days of M*A*S*H, of which he co-wrote with his wife, Arlene.
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Alan Alda's Scores

Average career score: 69
Highest Metascore: 79 The West Wing: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 64 The Big C: Season 2
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
65 The Big C: Season 3 Apr 8, 2012 Dr. Atticus Sherman 6.5
64 The Big C: Season 2 Jun 27, 2011 Dr. Atticus Sherman 6.0
tbd The West Wing: Season 7 Sep 25, 2005 Senator Arnold Vinick / Senator Arnold Vinick (Episodes 123-) 7.7
tbd Scientific American Frontiers: Season 15 Jan 19, 2005 Host tbd
tbd The West Wing: Season 6 Oct 20, 2004 Senator Arnold Vinick (Episodes 123-) 7.8
tbd ER: Season 6 Sep 30, 1999 Dr. Gabe Lawrence 7.0
79 The West Wing: Season 1 Sep 22, 1999 Senator Arnold Vinick 8.9
tbd Scientific American Frontiers: Season 5 Oct 5, 1994 Host tbd
tbd Scientific American Frontiers: Season 4 Oct 13, 1993 Host tbd
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 11 Oct 25, 1982 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 10
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 10 Oct 26, 1981 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 8.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 9 Nov 17, 1980 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 9.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 8 Sep 17, 1979 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 10
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 7 Sep 18, 1978 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 10
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 6 Sep 20, 1977 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 10
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 5 Sep 21, 1976 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 9.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 4 Sep 12, 1975 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Director 9.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 3 Sep 10, 1974 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Director 8.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 2 Sep 15, 1973 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer / Director 9.0
tbd M*A*S*H: Season 1 Sep 17, 1972 Captain Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce / Writer 8.0