Alec Baldwin Hospitalized

Alec Baldwin was rushed to a New York City hospital overnight after his 14-year-old daughter called 911 in fear for the actor’s life.

Ireland Baldwin summoned an ambulance to the star’s Manhattan home late Wednesday by telling emergency dispatchers that her dad was “unresponsive” and needed medical attention, the Big Apple’s WNBC News reports. When police and medics arrived at Baldwin’s Central Park West apartment, he agreed to taken to the hospital.

The Emmy-winning star of NBC’s 30 Rock was examined at Lenox Hill Hospital, where he remained for about an hour before being released early Thursday. It is not known why Baldwin, 51, was taken to hospital. Baldwin is due to host the 2010 Academy Awards with Steve Martin on March 7.

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