Kevin Bacon Biography
Golden Globes, USA winner, Kevin Bacon is the famous actor from United States and he is popular in the world for his role in the movie, Apollo 13. He is also the great musician and he has also made his appearances in the musical-drama move, Footloose. Born as Kevin Norwood Bacon on 8 July 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Ruth Hilda and Edmund Norwood Bacon, Kevin was raised in upper class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.
With the start of 1980s, Kevin was seen having love affairs with actress, Tracy Pollan. She is popular for her role in the television series, Family Ties. They were in relationship and sparking the romance for about half a decade and then broke up without citing any reason behind their separation.
Kevin then met love of his life, Kyra Sedgwick when both of them were in the set of play Lemon Sky. After years of dating, they finally got married on 4th of September 1988. Together they have also welcomed two children: a daughter named Sosie Bacon and a son named Travis Bacon. They are still dedicated towards each other and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.
After completing his high school education, Kevin won a full scholarship to attend art school at Bucknell University. His interest in acting also began since that time on. His first acting role came only in 1978 in comedy movie, National Lampoon's Animal House. In the following year, Kevin appeared in the television series, Search for Tomorrow.
His major role came in 1980 movie, Friday the 13th. He has also appeared in several advertising campaigns. In 1996, for his role in Sleepers, he earned the salary of $2,500,000. His net worth is rumored to be around $50 million dollars.Edit
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Born as Kevin Norwood Bacon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Ruth Hilda and Edmund Norwood Bacon, Kevin was raised in upper class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. He is five feet and ten inch tall.Edit
Got full scholarship to attend Bucknell University
After completing his high school education, Kevin won a full scholarship to attend art school at Bucknell University. His interest in acting also began since that time on. He won this award attending the state-funded five-week arts program.Edit
Left home to pursue his career in acting
After he attended state-funded five-week arts program after his graduation from this high school, he interest in acting protruded. That time he took several acting classes under Dr. Glory Van Scott. The following year, he left his home to begin the new chapter of his life.Edit
First acting role
After years of hardship and dedication to earn his debut role, he finally got his first movie role in 1978 in comedy movie, National Lampoon's Animal House. However, there his role was minor one and didn't receive any name and fame for this role.Edit
Dated Tracy Pollan
His first love life was with Tracy Pollan. Tracy Pollan is also an actress and she is popular for her role in the television series, Family Ties. They were in relation for about half a decade.Edit
Married to Kyra Sedgwick
Kevin met love of his life, Kyra Sedgwick when both of them were in the set of play Lemon Sky. After years of love life, they got married on 4th of September 1988. Together they have also welcomed two children and they named them Sosie Bacon and Travis Bacon.Edit
Born in Travis Bacon
Actor, Travis Bacon who is known for his role in the movie, Loverboy is his first child. After being married with Kyra Sedgwick for about a year, they welcomed their first child together on 23rd of June. Travis Bacon was in good health when he was born.Edit
Second child, Sosie Bacon
He became father for the second time in his life in 1992. He and love of his life, actress Kyra Sedgwick welcomed their second child together on 15th of March and that time it was a daughter and they named her Sosie Bacon.Edit
Formed the band The Bacon Brothers
Besides his acting career, he is also good in music. He has been playing music since he was child and in 1995 with his brother Michael Bacon, they formed their own musical band, The Bacon Brothers.Edit
Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and has also won some of them. In 1996, he was nominated in Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards for Best Actor and he won this award the same time. He won this award for the second time in 2010.Edit
First album, Forosoco
After forming his own musical band, The Bacon Brothers in 1995, they went on working in their first album and they finally released it on 4th of November 1997. It was released under the name Forosoco. Till now, they have released six albums together.Edit
Won Golden Globes, USA
One of the prestigious awards in the acting world is Golden Globes, USA and it’s an honor for every actor out there if they win this award for the first time. He has also been honored with this award once and that was in 2010 for Best Performance by an Actor.Edit
Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
In 2010, he got his first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA and that was for his role in the television series, The Following. That year, he was honored with this award and that was for Best Actor on Television.Edit