Kyra Sedgwick Biography
|Date of Birth:||1965 , August-19|
|Age:||55 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Kyra Minturn Sedgwick|
|Nick Name||Brenda Leigh Johnson|
|Father||Henry Dwight Sedgwick|
|Birth Place/City||New York City, New York|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Weight in KG||49 kg|
|Married to||Kevin Bacon|
|Children||Sosie Bacon, Travis Bacon|
|TV Show||The Closer|
|Siblings||Mike Stern, Robert Sedgwick, Holly Sedgwick|
Kyra Sedgwick is a well-known actor and producer. She is best recognized for her role as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on the TNT's crime drama, The Closer. She won a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award for her role in the series. She is also known for her recurring role as Madeline Wuntch on the sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Her other film roles include Oliver Stone's Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Cameron Crowe's Singles (1992), Heart and Souls (1992), Phenomenon (1996), What's Cooking (2000), Secondhand Lions (2003), The Game Plan (2007), and The Possession (2012).
The actress is married to actor Kevin Bacon and shares two children; Travis Sedgwick and Sosie Ruth Bacon. The family lives on the Upper Side of Manhattan.
Early Life, Bio, And Family Of Kyra Sedgwick
Kyra Sedgwick was born on 19th of August 1965, in New York City, New York, U.S. She holds an American nationality belonging to the White-American ethnicity.
Kyra Sedgwick is the daughter of a speech teacher and a capitalist. She is sister to Robert Sedgwick, an actor, a half-sister to Mile Stern, the jazz guitarist and is a niece to Job Sedgwick. She had to suffer her parents’ divorce at an early age of six.
The name of Kyra Sedgwick's father is Henry Dwight Sedgwick and her mother's name is Patricia Sedgwick. Her father was a capitalist while her mother was a speech teacher and a family therapist.
After graduating from Friends Seminary Kyra Sedgwick registered herself in Sarah Lawrence College but later she transferred herself to the University of Southern California. She has graduated with a degree in theatre studies.
Kyra Sedgwick's Career And Wiki
After Kyra Sedgwick's debut in 'Another World' at an early age of 16, she made her entry in the field of media. She appeared in Hollywood films like 'Singles', 'Something to Talk About', 'Heart and Souls' and 'Phenomenon'.
Later in 2003, Sedgwick played in 'Secondhand Lions' and then in 2007 she got popular from her movie 'The Game Plan'. She has dubbed her voice in some popular movies like 'Batman and Mystery of Batwoman'.
Sedgwick has also played in some television series like 'The Closer' which made her very popular in the media.
Kyra Sedgwick's Net Worth, Salary, And Income Sources
Kyra Sedgwick's net worth is $16 million and her annual salary is around $350 thousand per episode. Although Kyra Sedgwick has proved herself through her acting in 'the Closer' she definitely has a bright future due to her experience in the field of acting and media.
In the year 2007, the actress was paid around $250 K episode from The Closer and from 2009-10, received $275,000 from the series.
The actress has played a number of role in both movies and TV series. In 2012, she played the role in the movie The Possession which made $78 million against $14 million.
In early 2012, Kyra along with her husband bought the house in Los Angeles for $2.5 million.
Kyra Sedgwick's Husband, Kids, Daughter, And Married
The American Actress Kyra Sedgwick got married to Kevin Bacon in 1988 and has been living a happy married life with two children. Kevin Bacon is an actor. There is no sign of divorce till date.
The loving couple along with with their kids currently resides in New York City.
Kyra Sedgwick is known for her curves. She has several pictures both in casual outfits and also in bikini wear.
She has won several awards due to her role of deputy chief Brenda Leigh Johnson in the television series 'The Closer'. She was honored with Golden Globe Award in the category of Lead Actress and later in 2010.
Also, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for the same series. She also received an award as a star on Hollywood Walk of fame for television.
Although there has been a strong rumor about her doing a procedure of plastic surgery, no official confirmation has been made by her or her husband. Although it is informed that she had to suffer from an immobile forehead after the surgery, she hasn’t yet revealed about it.
But in later days she has strongly voiced to stand against usage of any unnecessary cosmetics. This may be indicative of her being unhappy with her decision to undergo cosmetic surgery.
Kyra Sedgwick's Age, Height, And Other Facts
- Kyra Sedgwick stands at a height 5' 5" (1.65 m) and weighs 49 kg. Her body measurement is 30-23-33.
- The color of her eyes is dark brown and has curly blonde hair.
- As of 2019, Kyra is aged 53 years.
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