About Alan Alda
Alan Alda is a well known name in cinema industry. It has been reported that the current estimate of Alan Alda net worth reaches as high as 18 million dollars. He is known as an actor, screenwriter, producer and author. All these involvements have added a lot to the overall amount of Alan Alda net worth, too. Alan Alda is also known as a winner of many prestigious awards, such as Golden Globes and Emmy Awards. He is probably mostly known from his appearances in productions of “MASH” and “The West Wing”. In 2004, Alan Alda appeared in a film called “The Aviator”, where he got a supporting role. For his appearance in this film, Alan Alda was awarded with the Academy Award.
In addition to that, one of his most current jobs is as a Visiting Professor at the State University of New York. Moreover, he is known as one of the members of the advisory board of The Center for Communicating Science. Thus, these involvements have also served as important sources when it comes to accumulating the total sum of Alan Alda net worth. In addition, Alan Alda is also known as serving on the Math-O-Vision as a judge and belonging to the board of the World Science Festival.
Because his father was involved into burlesque theater, the family had to move a lot, which resulted into Alan Alda living in many states across America. Thus, his father was an actor and a singer, and his mother was a beauty pageant winner and later became a stay at home mother.
In 1956, Alan Alda graduated from the Fordham University, where he got his BA degree in English. Moreover, when he was studying there, he was also a host of a radio show, which belonged to his university. During his junior year, Alan Alda spent a lot of time in Europe. He, together with his father, appeared on television in Amsterdam. Furthermore, he acted in one play arranged in Roma and studied in Paris.
Alan Alda married with Arlene Weiss, with whom he has three girls – Beatrice, Elizabeth and Eve. Moreover, Alan Alda is a grandfather of 7 kids, two of whom are also seeking careers of actors. In the 1950s, Alan Alda began his career as an actor and since that time he has achieved a lot in cinema industry, which made him an internationally known star, and this career also increased the overall estimate of Alan Alda net worth.