According to the Associated Press, "the book will cover everything from Baldwin's childhood in Long Island to his acclaimed work on
Baldwin has won two
In a statement, HarperCollins publisher Jonathan Burnham said, "Alec Baldwin is a larger-than-life talent with an astonishing range. And his life up to now has been far from dull. In this memoir he writes about his family, lovers, friends and enemies, confronts his former demons, relives the highs and lows of his career, and opens up in an unflinchingly honest way about his life and times. This memoir will be funny, occasionally combative, often moving and an unbelievably good read."
According to the publisher, Baldwin, 56, will pen the memoir himself without the help of a ghost writer or co-author.