"Alan Alda" is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. A six-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner, he is best known for his starring roles as List of M*A*S*H characters#Hawkeye Pierce/Hawkeye Pierce in the TV series M*A*S*H (TV series)/M*A*S*H and Arnold Vinick in The West Wing, and his supporting role in the 2004 film The Aviator (2004 film)/The Aviator, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor/Academy Award. He is currently a Visiting Professor at the Stony Brook University/State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Journalism and a member of the advisory board of The Center for Communicating Science and the Future of Life Institute. He serves on the board of the World Science Festival and is a judge for Math-O-Vision.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Alan Alda on Wikipedia.