Actor Spotlight: Kevin Bacon

Age: 50

Location: New York, USA

Most famous movie: “Footloose”

Ones to watch: “The Woodsman”, “Mystic River”

 

Was born in Philadelphia, and has never lived in Hollywood or L.A

Voted 61st sexiest film star by Empire magazine in 1995

Created a band called “The Bacon Brothers” with his brother, Michael

 

Attended Circle in the Square Theater School  as one of the youngest students ever admitted (aged 17)

Originally considered for Charlie Sheen’s role in “Being John Malkovich”

Due to being in like, a million films, an alternative to the game Six degrees of separation – “Six degrees of Kevin Bacon” was born

Was typecast for a portion of his career, due to the success of his films “Footloose” and “Diner”

 

 Has been married to actress Kyra Sedgwick for 20 years. They have two children together.

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