The Closer Actress Kyra Sedgwick’s Three Decades-Long Marital Life With Husband Kevin Bacon
Kyra Sedgwick, a well-established actress, has been actively pursuing an acting career in the Hollywood Film Industry since 1982. Sedgwick has portrayed various roles, enough for her to create a good recognition in the industry.
Kyra is popular for playing Brenda Leigh Johnson in the police procedural series The Closer. Sedgwick also received Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and other prestigious Awards nominations for the television series. Sedgwick’s other movies and TV shows role includes Call Your Mother, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Talk to Me, and others.
The actress was born Kyra Minturn Sedgwick on August 19, 1965, in New York to Henry Dwight Sedgwick and Patricia Rosenwald Sedgwick. She graduated with a theatre degree from the University of Southern California. Kyra’s professional acting career has helped her live lavish and limelight life. Now, in the following sections, find details regarding her marital life.
Kyra Sedgwick’s husband, Kevin Bacon, Also A Hollywood Actor
Like, Kyra, 56, her beloved husband, the 63-years-old Kevin Bacon, is also actively following his professional acting career. The Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Arts graduates Bacon has been attracting fans and followers through acting credits since 1977. He has been famous since his debut movie National Lampoon’s House.
Kevin’s leading role as Micheal Strobl in the HBO’s historical drama series Taking Chance helped him earn his first Golden Globe Awards and Screen Actors Guild Award. Bacon’s other TV series credit includes The Following, City on a Hill, Guiding Light, The Magic 7, etc.
The American Actress Jennifer Lawrence has also made a leading appearance in X-Men: First Class.
Likewise, the 5-feet-10-inch (178 cm) tall Kevin is worldwide famous for portraying Sebastian Shaw in the superhero film X-Men: First Class. The American actor has featured in movies such as Friday the 13th, Footloose, Apollo 13, Frost/Nixon, Wild Things, Mystic River, Murder in the First, and others.
Moreover, Kevin’s upcoming film projects include The Toxic Avenger, They/Them, and Leave the World Behind. Furthermore, Bacon’s directorial works include Losing Chance (1996), Loverboy (2005), and (The Closer.
Hollywood Stars First Meeting
The acting field assisted Bacon and Sedgwick live a spotlight life that anyone can dream of. Not only that, but showbiz also helped them come together to start a romantic bonding which later turned into a marital relationship. Kyra and Kevin first met while starring together in the television film Lemon Sky, a play by Lanford Wilson of the same name.
Sedgwick portrays the role of Carol, and Bacon works as Alan. Although it was love at first sight for Kevin, Kyra was not interested in him. Moreover, the pair have starred together in films such as Loverboy, Pyrates, Murder in the First, and The Woodsman.
Recalling their first meeting, Kevin said, “I found her, you know, really very beautiful and sexy and aloof. And I was just immediately in love with her, and she was just immediately put off by me.” On the other side, Kyra said, “He definitely wasn’t my type. In fact, I vividly remember looking at his butt when he walked away after we first met and thinking, ‘Well, I guess some girls like that.“
Somehow Kyra and Kevin started sharing a close bond which later turned into a romantic relationship. They got engaged in 1987 on Christmas Eve. In an interview with PopEater, Kevin said, “I proposed to my wife on Christmas Eve, and I put the ring in the toe of the stocking. Shockingly, she said yes!“
Kyra Sedgwick And Kevin Bacon’s Walked Down The Wedding Aisle In 1988
The Batman: The Mystery of the Batwoman, actress Kyra and Quicksilver actor Kevin exchanged the wedding vows on September 4, 1988. Their intimate wedding ceremony was held in attendance of the bride and groom’s dearest ones. Additionally, Kyra tied the knot wearing a high-neck gown with a full sleeve, and Kevin chose to wear a checkered tuxedo.
On September 4, 2019, sharing an image from their wedding on Instagram, Kyra wrote, “Not sure how I was so smart at the clueless age of 23…. but I am eternally grateful I did one thing right! 31 years- I love you so! @kevinbacon.“
Since the big day, Kyra and Kevin have shared an inseparable marital bond. Mr. and Mrs. Bacon, who have already celebrated their 33rd wedding anniversary, is one of the most loved Hollywood pairs and has set an example of a perfect marriage. The Justice League actress Kyra and her husband Kevin attend high-profile events together and also never miss a chance to share a romantic picture on their respective Instagram accounts.
Kyra Sedgwick, Mother Of Two Celebrity Children
What is a more proud thing for parents to see their kids succeed and be recognized as their mother and father? Besides creating a name in the showbiz, Kyra and Kevin are also proudly making recognition as celebrity parents because of their two adorable children.
The Heart and Souls actress Kyra gave birth to their first child, a son Travis Bacon, on June 23, 1989. Similarly, she and her spouse Kevin welcomed their second child, a daughter, Sosie Ruth Bacon, on March 15, 1992. Their son Travis, 33, is a musician. He is a member of the band Contracult Collective. They have released songs such as Plunge, It’s the Water, Meek, Spider, etc.
On the other side, the 30-years-old Sosie is following in her parent’s footsteps. She has been acting since the age of 10. Her movies and TV shows credit includes 13 Reasons Why, Here and Now, Charlie Says, Scream, Anna Maria and Novela Land, etc.
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