Alec Baldwin’s New Project Is a Barney Frank Documentary

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 19: Actor Alec Baldwin attends the "Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me" screening at Paley Center For Media on February 19, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images) Photo: Cindy Ord/2014 Getty Images

It is in quitting his own public life that Alec Baldwin now has time to promote the public lives of others. And so the cosmic dance continues. Deadline reports that the 30 Rock actor will executive produce Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank, a documentary about the openly gay former Congressman. The film is set to debut at next month's Tribeca Film Festival, with Baldwin scheduled to lead a Q&A session with Frank following its premiere. As for what Baldwin will be doing before and after the Q&A … well, that's not really any of our business, now is it?