The smart and sassy Kyra Sedgwick started her career as a daytime soap opera actress. Find out everything about Kevin Bacon’s wife here.
Kyra Sedgwick – wife of Kevin Bacon
The well-known actor and producer Kyra Sedgwick is best known for her role on TNT’s crime drama, ‘The Closer’. Her role of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson was critically acclaimed. She won the Golden Globe award and an Emmy award for her role. Her net worth is $16 million and she gets a salary of $350 thousand per episode. The award-winning actress earned her net worth through her numerous acting roles in television and films. Her crime series, ‘The Closer’ was aired from 2005 to 2012. Along with Golden Globe and Emmy, she also won two Satellite Awards for Best Actress and the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Tv Drama Diva for the same series. Sedgwick has also appeared in several films like, ‘The Game Plan’, ‘Phenomenon’, ‘Born on the Fourth of July’, ‘Heart and Souls’ and many others. Sedgwick has also lent her voice in video games. She was in ‘Justice League: The New Frontier’, ‘Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman’, ‘On The Set With Second Hand Lions’ and ‘Conversations With Jon Turtletaub’. She also got a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in ‘Something to Talk About’ in the Best Actor category. She has also won the Gracie Allen Award for Outstanding Female Lead in Drama series in the year 2006 for ‘The Closer’. Sedgwick was born in 1965, in New York City. Her mother was a speech teacher and family therapist and her father was a businessman. Actor Robert Sedgewick is her brother and the Jazz Guitarist Mike Stern is her half-brother. Her parents divorced when she was six years old and her mother Patricia later married an art dealer named Ben Heller. Sedgwick has graduated from Friends Seminary and Sarah Lawrence College. She later attended the University of Southern California and got her degree in theater from there. She made her acting debut on television at the age of 16, starring in the daytime soap, ‘Another world’. She also earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television. Kyra Sedgwick met her husband Kevin Bacon on the sets of ‘Lemon Sky’. They got married in 1988 and also have two kids, Travis Sedgwick Bacon and Sosie Ruth Bacon. The couple appeared together in will.i.am’s video,’It’s a New Day’ after Barack Obama’s presidential win in 2008. They have also appeared in the films, ‘Pyrates’, ‘Murder in the First’, ‘The Woodsman’ and ‘Loverboy’. Kevin Bacon is currently seen in the TV Series, ‘I Love Dick’ which was first aired on 2016. ‘I Love Dick’ is the story of a married couple whose relationship is put to test after both of them fall for the same male professor. The family lives in Manhattan. Both Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon had once lost part of their savings in the Ponzi Scheme of the infamous swindler Bernard Madoff.
Kyra Sedgwick early life and career
After her debut in ‘Another World’ at the age of 16, Sedgwick appeared in Hollywood films like ‘Singles’, ‘Something to talk About’, ‘Heart and Souls’ and ‘Phenomenon’. In 2003, she appeared in ‘Secondhand Lions’ and in 2007, in the movie, ‘The Game Plan’. She also dubbed her voice in movies like ‘Batman and Mystery of Batwoman’. Kyra Sedgwick got married to Kevin Bacon in 1988 and the couple is happily married with two kids. Sedgwick is highly popular for her curves. She has numerous pictures both in casual outfits and bikini wear. She has won several awards with her performance as deputy chief Brenda Leigh Johnson in television series, ‘The Closer’ and has won the Golden Globe award for it too. Her thriller/horror film, ‘The Possession’ released in 2012, won her rave reviews. She plays the role of a divorced mother. ‘The Possession’ is about a young girl who asks her dad to buy her an old wooden box and how she gets obsessed with it and starts exhibiting signs of being possessed. In 2016, she appeared in the role of the mother of a teen in ‘The Edge of Seventeen’. ‘The Edge of Seventeen’ is a teenage drama film where a young teen has problems with her mother (Sedgwick) and brother and her dad is her only ally. Kyra is 1.65 m tall and has dark brown colored eyes. Her curly blonde hair has become her trademark. It is naturally curly. She is 52 years old currently.
Kyra Sedqwick plastic surgery
There was once a strong rumor about Sedgwick doing a procedure of plastic surgery but no official confirmation has yet been made by the actress or her husband. She had to suffer from immobile forehead after the surgery but she did not reveal any information about it. She then got against the use of any cosmetics and also voiced her opinion on it. This might be an indicative of her being unhappy with her own cosmetic surgery as according to reports her surgery proved to be quite fatal.