Alan Alda's 15 Most Iconic Roles
Posted in Entertainment on Jan 17th, 2019
Born Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo, Alan Alda has a slew of Emmy and Golden Globe for playing Hawkeye Pierce in MASH, and more recently for his role in the illustrious West Wing. America just can't get enough of him! Alan Alda received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his part in the Aviator.
15. Joe Tynan in The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)
Alda plays the complex character Joe Tynan, a renowned liberal Senator appointed with leading the opposition in the Supreme Court. He has to make many personal sacrifices, lose a good friend, and question his own values along the way.
The Seduction of Joe Tynan was directed by Jerry Schatzberg and produced by Martin Bregman and also stars Meryl Streep and Rip Torn.