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Alexander Rae Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958) is an American film and television actor. Working as Alec Baldwin, he has appeared in prominent films such as Beetlejuice, as Jack Ryan in The Hunt for Red October, in the Martin Scorsese films The Aviator and The Departed. He was nominated for the Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award for his performance in the 2003 film, The Cooler. Baldwin appeared as Jack Donaghy on the NBC sitcom 30 Rock, a role for which he won an Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards. Baldwin has hosted Saturday Night Live over a dozen times and is the oldest of the Baldwin brothers, a family which has been prominent in film and television for the last two decades.