Kyra Sedgwick Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

16th June 2015

Quote: "I'm just behind the scenes with no make-up and my sweatpants...! I wanna direct. I'll direct." Actress Kyra Sedgwick hopes to make her directorial debut on her new TV series PROOF, which she executive produces.

9th October 2014

Fact: Actress Kyra Sedgwick is learning to play the ukelele after her husband Kevin Bacon gifted her the instrument for her 49th birthday in August (14).

25th November 2013

Fact: Actors Kevin Bacon, Kyra Sedgwick, The Roots' Ahmir 'questlove' Thompson and model Selita Ebanks offered their time to organisers at the Food Bank for New York City's Community Kitchen by serving meals to people in need on Sunday (24Nov13).

11th December 2012

Quote: "I don't know how he does it, but he always makes me feel like I'm the most beautiful woman in the room - the only girl in the room. He says, 'Honey, you look beautiful. You are sexy!' Always, always, always!" Kyra Sedgwick loves receiving compliments form her actor husband Kevin Bacon, who she married in 1988.

24th August 2012

Quote: "He's such a sweet guy with a really bad memory, so he forgets that he actually, the year before, threw me a surprise party... It's actually a surprise now if he doesn't throw me a surprise party." Actress Kyra Sedgwick on husband Kevin Bacon's surprise birthday parties.

20th July 2012

Tweet: "I was very sad after not being nominated so I invited my mom for dinner. I made chicken and she made me feel better." Kyra Sedgwick cooked up a family feast after missing out on an Emmy nomination on Thursday (19Jul12).

30th January 2012

Fact: Kevin Bacon's wife Kyra Sedgwick showed off a new tattoo on the upper right side of her rib cage as she walked the red carpet at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday (29Jan12). Speaking about the new ink to E! News, she said, "It's a family tattoo. It's all our initials, K, K, S and T." The couple has two children, Sosie and Travis.

24th July 2011

Quote: "I woke up early. I actually had bad dreams all night about it, so I must have sensed something." Actress Kyra Sedgwick fears she jinxed her chances at landing an Emmy Award nomination for her lead role in TV drama The Closer. The star, who won Best Actress last year (10), was snubbed when the shortlist was announced earlier this month (Jul11).

21st July 2011

Quote: "It was kind of weird... It was a kind of sad morning, I'm not gonna lie... When the news is good everybody wants to call you, but when the news is bad it's crickets (silence)." Kyra Sedgwick on not landing an Emmy nomination for hit TV drama The Closer after winning Best Actress last year (10).

17th June 2010

Quote: "We were like, 'Let’s just not use birth control'. I didn’t think it was going to happen so fast. I got pregnant in two weeks." Kyra Sedgwick on her honeymoon baby, Travis, with husband Kevin Bacon.

17th June 2010

Quote: "I just couldn’t believe it. It’s awful, and it’s really sad and infuriating. And there are a lot of people who are so much worse off than we are. He’s a sick man." Actress Kyra Sedgwick on getting caught up in conman Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme scam. She and husband Kevin Bacon lost millions in the broker's bogus wealth management programme.

17th June 2010

Quote: "There’s a lot of mental illness in my family. Seriously, the Sedgwick side is a whole bunch of crazies." Kyra Sedgwick admits mental illness runs in her family.

8th December 2009

Quote: "They called me Mama from the beginning. On the one hand it's really sweet because I love them all and take care of them, and on the other side I feel so responsible for the world." Actress/producer Kyra Sedgwick takes on a mothering role on the set of her U.S. TV crime drama THE CLOSER.

11th August 2009

Quote: "I actually thought it'd be a good weapon to kill somebody 'cos it's really strong. These are the kinds of things that you think about when you're in The Closer! Like, 'Ooh, good murder weapon!'" Actress Kyra Sedgwick can think of a very good use for her Golden Globe Award, after starring in crime series THE CLOSER.

9th July 2009

Fact: Actress Kyra Sedgwick's daughter, SOSIE BACON, will play her niece in an upcoming episode of U.S. cop drama THE CLOSER.

9th June 2009

Fact: Actress Kyra Sedgwick was presented with the 2,384th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday (08Jun09). The Closer star was joined by her husband Kevin Bacon for the unveiling of the honour, which sits next to the Footloose star's pavement tribute.

17th February 2009

Quote: "Never ask a celebrity for lessons on how to stay married, that's one." Actor Kevin Bacon reveals the secret behind his 20-year marriage to actress Kyra Sedgwick.

26th January 2009

Quote: "You've gotta keep the fights clean and the sex dirty." Kevin Bacon on the secrets of keeping a Hollywood marriage on track. The FOOTLOOSE star is married to actress Kyra Sedgwick.

22nd October 2008

Fact: Actresses Laura Linney and Kyra Sedgwick will be among the honorees at the New York Women in Film and Television's 28th annual Muse Awards when the prizes are handed out at a luncheon on 9 December (08).

10th October 2008

Quote: "Kyra and I hurt ourselves by living in New York. We'd have different careers if we lived in L.A. It's a company town. It's where you need to be." Actor Kevin Bacon is convinced the America's west coast bodes better for his career and for wife, actress Kyra Sedgwick.

6th October 2007

Quote: "I told my son I was working with The Rock and he said, 'Mom, can you smell what The Rock is cooking?' I was like, 'What the hell are you talking about?'" Kyra Sedgwick had never heard her THE GAME PLAN co-star DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON's old wrestling tagline.

25th September 2007

Quote: "I still have my Golden Globe on my mantel which is so uncool; you're supposed to be, like, 'Oh, it's in the bathroom!'" Actress Kyra Sedgwick has no shame of her awards success.

22nd June 2007

Quote: "What is really the difference between putting make-up on and having stuff shot into your face?" Actress Kyra Sedgwick has nothing against the use of Botox.

19th June 2007

Quote: "I had an audition yesterday. I didn't get it. That keeps you grounded." Actress Kyra Sedgwick insists winning a Golden Globe in January (07) hasn't drastically affected her career or ego.

15th June 2007

Quote: "I thought he was cocky and unreal... But for him, it was instant lust, he said." Kyra Sedgwick recalls meeting husband Kevin Bacon.

25th August 2006

Quote: "I have this dog-eared piece of paper that I keep in my drawer... I think I'll stick with that one." THE CLOSER star Kyra Sedgwick on using a speech she wrote for the Golden Globes (but never used) in case she wins a best actress Emmy award on Sunday (27AUG06).

27th July 2006

Fact: Kevin Bacon will direct an episode of wife Kyra Sedgwick's hit drama THE CLOSER. He will take charge of the second-season finale, which will air in December (06).

6th June 2006

Fact: Kyra Sedgwick was a first cousin to Andy Warhol muse Edie Sedgwick.

14th October 2005

Quote: <p>"She does all the driving in the family. She's our personal chauffeur. A lot of guys don't like that - they kinda feel like it's not macho... I'm fine to just be there, doing whatever I'm doing." Kevin Bacon lets his wife Kyra Sedgwick do the driving. </p>

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