Kyra Sedgwick: Kevin Bacon’s wife

May 23, 2010
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Kyra Sedgwick is Kevin Bacon’s wife. The couple have been married for … Keep reading to find out more, see photos and video.

Kyra Sedgwick

As a biography, Kyra Sedgwick was born as Kyra Minturn Sedgwick in New York City, New York on August 19, 1965. Her age is 44, height is 5’5” (1.65 m) and her family and friends call her Kiko. She is the daughter of Patricia and Henry Dwight Sedgwick – a speech teacher and a venture capitalist, has a younger brother, actor Robert Sedgwick. Kyra attended private schools and obtained a theatre degree at the University of Southern California and studied acting and drama at Michael Howard Studios and at HB Studio in Greenwich Village in New York city. Her acting career includes roles on stage, tv and the big screen.

At 16, Kyra Sedgwich started acting and landed a role on the soap opera “Another World”. Her first important role was in the 1985 film, “War and Love”. Three years later, she received the 1988 Theatre World award for her performance as Muriel, in the play of Eugene O’Neill’s “Ah Wilderness”. In 1989, she landed a role in “Born on the Fourth of July” as Donna, along with Tom Cruise. She has received recognition for her performances and received two Golden Globes nominations for her roles in the t.v film, Miss Rose White (1992) and the movie “Something To Talk about” (1995). She made her debut as a Producer with Losing Chase in 1996. Movies in which she has performed: Phenomenon, Secondhand Lions, The Game Plan, The Woodsman, Gamer.

Sedgwick met her husband Kevin Bacon in the t.v movie Lemon Sky (1988). They got engaged and she became Bacon’s wife on September 4, 1988. They have 2 kids, Travis and Sosie Bacon. In 2009, she received her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and along with her husband was the victim of fraud in the Bernard Madoff scandal.

Kyra Sedgwick landed the lead role in the drama series The Closer in 2005, she won The Golden Globes as The Best Actress in 2007 for her performance as the Deputy Chief Branda Leigh Johnson.

See recent pictures of Kyra Sedgwick on the set of ‘The Closer’ filming in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California – On May 23, 2010. Plus, other photos of the actress and her husband Kevin Bacon at the Hermes Men’s Store grand opening in New York City, USA – on February 9, 2010 and a couple of videos below.

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Photos: Andres Otero / BJJ / www.wenn.com

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