Actor; Writer; Director on stage, television, and film. Recently nominated for the Oscar, Tony, and EMMY-and made the New York Times bestseller list for Never Have Your Dog Stuffed-all in the same year. Thirty-two EMMY nominations, winning 6 (5 for M*A*S*H and 1 for The West Wing). Eleven years as host of PBS's Scientific American Frontiers.
Co-foundeer of The Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University.
Host of the podcast "Clear + Vivid with Alan Alda."