Alec Baldwin who hosted the Elle Women in Hollywood awards dinner this week – revealed that he was recently fired from Ralph Lauren for losing weight. 

The first man chosen to host the WIH awards, he thanked Elle editor in chief Robbie Myers for his L'Oreal Infallible lipstick duo at his seat.

 He also confessed that he reads Elle regularly and even gets his relationship advice from the magazine's column, Ask E. Jean.

"You do know that I'm responsible for two-thirds of those questions every month, " he informed the audience.

We suspected as much. 

Do the rest come from his "30 Rock" costar Tina Fey?

Watch the official Elle video of this amazing red carpet event

And here's the (better quality) Elle video of Alec's priceless speech.

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Posted by:Elizabeth Snead