Aug. 19th, 1965
New York City, New York, USA
Kyra Sedgwick's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Gamer
2007 - The Game Plan
2004 - The Woodsman
2003 - Secondhand Lions
2002 - Personal Velocity: Three Portraits
1998 - Montana
1996 - Phenomenon
1995 - Murder in the First
1995 - Something to Talk About
1993 - Heart and Souls
1992 - Singles
1989 - Born on the Fourth of July
1986 - Tai-pan
Guest TV Roles
Herself - Reader (Voiced)
Park Ranger (Voiced)
Kyra was born in New York and attended private schools. She made her professional acting debut at 16 on the soap opera "Another World" (1964). A graduate of USC, Kyra has pursued a career that includes stage, screen and television. Kyra's reason for becoming an actor is that it gives her the ability to be compassionate and to walk around in the shoes of others. Her first brush with stardom came in Born on the Fourth of July (1989) as "Donna", the high school sweetheart of Tom Cruise. Two of her roles led to Golden Globe nominations: Miss Rose White (1992) (TV) and Something to Talk About (1995). She met her husband, Kevin Bacon, when they played leads in the TV movie Lemon Sky (1988) (TV).
- Kyra and her husband, 'Kevin Bacon' (qv), lost an undisclosed amount of money in the 'Bernard Madoff' (qv) scandal.
- Second cousin of actress 'Edie Sedgwick' (qv).
- Older sister of actor 'Robert Sedgwick' (qv).
- Graduate of the University of Southern California (Theatre).
- Has two children, 'Travis Bacon' (qv) and 'Sosie Bacon' (qv).
- Aunt of 'Neal Bacon' (qv).
- Sister-in-law of 'Michael Bacon (I)' (qv) and 'Betsy Bacon' (qv).
- Made her big screen acting debut in _War and Love (1985)_ (qv) and her producing debut in _Losing Chase (1996) (TV)_ (qv).