Alec Baldwin Opens Up About His Biggest Fatherhood Challenge (Hint: It Involves Wife Hilaria)

As a primogenitor of 4 (soon to be five!), Alec Baldwin has copiousness of knowledge when it comes to fatherhood — though he still comes opposite some obstacles any now and then.

“Being a father can be unequivocally severe since kids are spooky with their mothers,” a actor, 59, tells PEOPLE in this week’s issue. “I’m in a room with my kids and I’m doing unequivocally good until my mother walks in! They only dump me.”

“That’s only how it is — there’s zero we can do about it!” continues a star, praising mother Hilaria, “My recommendation for new dads: If your wife is a good mommy, conclude that and suffer that. That’s a good thing to have.”

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Alec and Hilaria Baldwin with their children

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Alec, who will be hosting a third deteriorate of ABC’s Match Game, and Hilaria tied a knot in Jun 2012 and are now relatives to Leonardo “Leo” Ángel Charles, 15 months, Rafael Thomas, 2½, and Carmen Gabriela, 4. Alec is also father to 22-year-old daughter Ireland.

The twin announced they are expecting their fourth child — a son — together in early November. “Our Baldwinitos are removing a new teammate this spring ❤️,” Hilaria captioned a family photo of herself, Alec, a family puppy and a couple’s children.

Shortly thereafter, a integrate shared a video of Hilaria, 33, slicing into a cake to exhibit a blue center, pity that a family will be welcoming another baby boy.

Fireside, bed on a floor, a small “Ben and Holly”….💛💙💜 #Baldwinitos

A post common by Hilaria Thomas Baldwin (@hilariabaldwin) on Dec 26, 2017 during 3:12pm PST

Merry Christmas 🎄🎁 ❤️!

A post common by Hilaria Thomas Baldwin (@hilariabaldwin) on Dec 25, 2017 during 4:56pm PST

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While navigating a chaotic schedule, a father of 4 says he and Hilaria are really on a same page when it comes to their priorities.

“Obviously we’re anticipating some time for any other,” Baldwin says. “My mother and we wish a same thing — we both have ambitions. My mother has a passion for fitness and wellness and health. We both wanted to have a family — to spend time together and suffer a lives together.”

He adds, “We wish to uncover a kids a world. I’m propitious to make a vital and be means to support them. I’m so propitious to have her. Our kids are flattering magical.”

He’s like Travolta, we tell you!!

A post common by Alec Baldwin (@iamabfalecbaldwin) on Jan 2, 2018 during 6:06pm PST

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While staying committed to spending time with his family, Baldwin admits he has to delicately select what projects he decides to take on — and hosting Match Game seemed to be a ideal fit.

“Hosting a diversion uncover was never a idea of mine, though when they came to me and offering me to do a summer package for a uncover final summer in sequence to get some income to put into my free foundation, it was a good opportunity,” he says. “They came to me and asked me if we wanted to do it again and we pronounced yes.”

“I only have ambitions for opposite things,” Baldwin explains. “I wish to be with my kids. we wish to be with my wife. we wish to work, though we wish it to fit into my lifestyle of carrying small children.”

Season 3 of Match Game front Wednesdays during 10 p.m. EST on ABC.

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