Born into a family of actors, Alec Baldwin started his career in 1980 with the soap titled ‘The Doctors.’ He got a recurring role in another soap, ‘Knot’s Landing’, which ran from 1984 to 1985. Young Baldwin worked as a busboy at the night club Studio 54 in New York City during the early years of career. He got his first breakthrough in 1986 with the Broadway debut in ‘Loot’, by Joe Orton. He made his film debut in the same year with the movie ‘Forever Lulu.’ Movies like ‘Beetlejuice,’ ‘Working Girl,’ ‘The Hunt for Red October,’ ‘The Cooler,’ ‘The Departed,’ and ‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation‘ cemented his reputation as one of the versatile actors in his generation.
Baldwin earned two Emmy Awards and three Golden Globes for his stunning portrayal of Jack Donaghy in the NBC sitcom ’30 Rock.’ He also holds the record of hosting the most number of ‘Saturday Night Live’ episodes. He has lent his voice for the characters in popular movies like ‘The SpongeBob Squarepants Movie,’ ‘Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa’ and ‘The Boss Baby.’ At this point you must be wondering what is the next Alec Baldwin movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Alec Baldwin films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Alec Baldwin movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
9. Will & Grace (1998 – )
NBC’s flagship sitcom ‘Will & Grace‘ enters its historic 11th season in 2019. The plot of the popular series centers on the highs and lows in the lives of the four friends Will Truman, a gay lawyer (Eric McCormack), Grace Adler, a straight interior designer (Debra Messing) and their best friends Jack, a chirpy gay man (Sean Hayes) and Karen, a rich socialite (Megan Mullally). Will and Grace share an apartment in New York City. While Blythe Danner plays the role of Will’s mother Marilyn Truman, Alec Baldwin portrays the character of Malcolm Widmark, who works for the government. He helps Stan at crucial times and has a flame for Karen. ‘Will & Grace’ is created by David Kohan and Max Mutchnick.
8. Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
Alec Baldwin teams up with Bruce Willis in the upcoming movie ‘Motherless Brooklyn,’, written and directed by Edward Norton. Based on the novel of the same name by Jonathan Lethem, the plot follows the private detective Lionel Essrog (Norton), who has Tourette’s Syndrome. But when his mentor Frank Minna (Bruce Willis) is brutally murdered, Essrog embarks on a dangerous journey risking his health condition to find the truth behind the tragic death, reports Variety. The other cast includes Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Cherry Jones, Ethan Suplee, Leslie Mann, Josh Pais, Fisher Stevens, Michael K. Williams, Robert Wisdom, and Willem Dafoe. ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ is set to release on November 1, 2019.