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Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon was born on July 8, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Ruth Hilda (Holmes), an elementary school teacher, and Edmund Norwood Bacon, a prominent architect who was on the cover of Time Magazine in November 1964.Kevin's early training as an actor came from The Manning Street. His debut as the strict Chip Diller in Animal House (1978) almost seems like an inside joke, but he managed to escape almost unnoticed from that role. Diner (1982) became the turning point after a couple of television series and a number of less-than-memorable movie roles. In a cast of soon-to-be stars, he more than held his end up, and we saw a glimpse of the real lunatic image of The Bacon. He also starred in Footloose (1984), She's Having a Baby (1988), Tremors (1990) with Fred Ward, Flatliners (1990), and Apollo 13 (1995).Bacon is married to actress Kyra Sedgwick, with whom he has 2 children.

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Jul 8, 1958 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers 2014-02-24

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 14 wins & 19 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Poster of The Following
Poster of Bored to Death
Poster of The Colbert Report
Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2013
The Following Ryan Hardy 45 episodes, 2013-2015 2013-01-21
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Unknown 2012-03-25
Piers Morgan Live Unknown 2011-01-17
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Bored to Death Unknown 2009-09-20
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
America's Game: The Superbowl Champions Unknown 2006-11-01
Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
The Closer Unknown 2005-06-13
The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Cartaz Cultural Unknown 2003-02-17
God, the Devil and Bob Unknown 2000-03-09
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Unknown 1999-08-16
Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-01-07
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11