Alan Alda is a 7-time Emmy Award winner. He played Hawkeye Pierce and wrote many of the episodes on the classic TV series M*A*S*H. The final episode was seen by more than 105 million people and it’s still a record audience. Alan has starred in, written and directed many films, and was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in The Aviator. He has appeared in continuing roles on ER, The West Wing, 30 Rock, The Blacklist, Louis CK’s Horace and Pete and CBS’s new streaming series The Good Fight.
Alan spoke to us about his new podcast, “Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda,” a series of spirited conversations with people who know how hard it is, and yet how good it feels, to really connect with other people, whether it’s one person, an audience or a whole country. The podcast is available on his website alanalda.com or on i-Tunes.
Enjoy our conversation with the latest member of the Mayhem Hall of Fame!!