Kyra Sedgwick Biography

    Published On Sep 06, 2015
    Facts of Kyra Sedgwick
    Date of Birth: 1965 , August-19
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 5 feet 5 inch
    Name Kyra Sedgwick
    Nationality American
    Birth Place/City New York City, New York
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Actress
    Weight in KG 49 kg
    Married Yes
    Married to Kevin Bacon
    Children Sosie Bacon, Travis Bacon
    Education Fork Union Military Academy
    Online Presence Wikipedia,Twitter
    TV Show The Closer
    Net Worth $2.5 million
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Blonde
    Body Measurements 30B-23-33
    Birth Name Kyra Minturn Sedgwick
    Father Henry Dwight Sedgwick
    Mother Patricia Sedgwick
    Working For English Series and movies
    Face Color White
    Famous for Actress
    Divorce Yes to Andrew Silverman (Divorced)
    Awards People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
    Breast Size 30
    Waist size 23
    Hip Size 33
    Salary US Dollars 755,254
    Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
    Religion Jewish
    Neck Size 8
    Shoe Size 9
    Movies Reach Me
    Sisters Trina, Tammy, and Tara
    Siblings Mike Stern, Robert Sedgwick, Holly Sedgwick
    Girlfriend Not Available
    Music Group 3LW
    Nick Name Brenda Leigh Johnson
    Affair with Virginia Madsen(1981 - 88), Jennifer Connelly(1990 - 90)
    Albums Never Lose Sight
    Chest Size 34
    Boyfriend Michael Sarrazin,Alexander Godunov
    Special Title Miss January 1999
    Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities
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    Kyra Sedgwick is a married woman. She got married to Kevin Bacon on 4th September 1988. She dated him for few years and they finally got married. They also have two children together named Sosie Bacon and Travis Bacon. She is not involved in any kind of extra marital affairs and there is no any sign of this sweet couple getting divorced. They are happy to be each other’s loving spouse. 

    Kyra Sedgwick began her acting career from a television shows. She was interested in acting since her childhood days; she appeared in the television soap opera Another World. She was just sixteen years old, when she appeared on that show. It took a long time for her to make her first movie appearance. She appeared in the movies like Singles, Heart and Souls, Something to Talk About and so on. She earned a huge salary playing for The Closer. For 2007 session, she earned around net worth of $250,000 /episode.

    Kyra Sedgwick

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    Born in New York City, New York

    1965

    She was from an upper middle class family born in New York City, New York, United States of America. She was born to Patricia and Henry Dwight Sedgwick V as Kyra Minturn Sedgwick. Her mother was a teacher and her father was a businessman.

    Her parents got divorced

    1969

    She was born to Patricia and Henry Dwight Sedgwick V as Kyra Minturn Sedgwick. Her mother was a teacher and her father was a businessman. However, something went wrong in their married life and they divorced in 1969.

    Her mother married again

    1971

    She was born to Patricia and Henry Dwight Sedgwick V as Kyra Minturn Sedgwick. However, her parents divorced, when she was just four. Then two years later, her mother married again. She married Ben Heller. She was then raised be her mother.

    Married to Kevin Bacon

    1988

    Kyra Sedgwick is a married woman. She got married to Kevin Bacon on 4th September 1988. She dated him for few years and they finally got married. They also have two children together named Sosie Bacon and Travis Bacon.

    Gave birth to her first child

    1989

    In 1989, she became the mother for the first time in her life. She gave birth to her first child, a son Travis Sedgwick Bacon on 23rd June, 1989. The father of her child was her husband Kevin Bacon. She was 25 years old when she gave birth to him.

    Gave birth to her second child

    1992

    In 1992, she became the mother for the second time in her life. At the end of 1991, it was announced that she was pregnant with her second child. She gave birth to her second child, a daughter, Sosie Ruth Bacon on 15th, March 1992. 

    Won Golden Globes, USA

    2007

    She has been nominated in Golden Globes, USA for several times. First she was nominated in this award in 1993. However, it took her more than a decade to finally win this award. She won this award in 2007 for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series.

    Won Primetime Emmy Awards

    2010

    Kyra has been nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards for five different times. She was first nominated in this award in 2006 for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. But she won this award for the first time in 2010. 

    Nominated in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

    1994

    Since her early acting days, she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards. In 1994, she was nominated in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films of USA for Best Supporting Actress. Till date, she is nominated in this award for seven different times.

    Won DVD Exclusive Awards

    2001

    In 2001, she was nominated in DVD Exclusive Awards for Best Actress. It was her only nomination till date and she has won this award from her single nominations. Five years before, in 1996 she was nominated in Chicago Film Critics Association Awards.

    Won Satellite Awards

    2005

    2005 was a year to remember for her. During that year she was nominated in Satellite Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Series, Drama. She was lucky, that she won that award from her first nominations. She also won this award the following year and she won this award for Best Actress in a Series, Drama.

    Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards

    2006

    She has been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards for twelve different times. She was first nominated in this award in 2006 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. She was also nominated in Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series the same year. 

    Won Walk of Fame

    2009

    She was also crowned by the Walk of Fame. In 2009, she received this award from the television category. Four years later, she won the Society of Camera Operators. In 2012, she was nominated in TV Guide Awards. 

    Began her acting career

    1981

    Kyra Sedgwick began her acting career from a television shows. She was interested in acting since her childhood days; she appeared in the television soap opera Another World. She was just sixteen years old, when she appeared on that show.

    Made her big screen debut

    1985

    Though she began acting when she was sixteen, it took five more years for her to her big screen appearance. In 1985, she appeared in the movie named War and Love. She also appeared in the movies like Singles, Heart and Souls, Something to Talk About and so on.