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Alan Alda explores enduring love in 'The Longest Ride'
Alan Alda explores enduring love in 'The Longest Ride'

Alan Alda is discussing enduring love, a subject he knows by heart. Alda, who came to fame as Hawkeye Pierce on the 1972-83 CBS comedy series "MASH," recently celebrated his 58th wedding anniversary. He married his wife, author-photographer Arlene Alda, when he was a struggling actor. They have three grown daughters and eight grandchildren. Alda is a devoted family man, and during the 11 seasons of "MASH" he commuted to Los Angeles from their home in New Jersey because he didn't want to disrupt his family's life. "We have friends who have been married as long or longer," Alda said when asked about the secret to their union during a recent phone...

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