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Kyra Sedgwick


Kyra Minturn Sedgwick was born on August 19, 1965 in New York City, to Patricia (Rosenwald), a family and speech therapist, and Henry Dwight Sedgwick V, a venture capitalist. Her mother was from an upper-class German Jewish family, and her father was from a wealthy Massachusetts clan of English descent, with many prominent ancestors (including ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 49 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Closer
The Closer Brenda Leigh Johnson
(2005-2012)
Phenomenon
Phenomenon Lace Pennamin
(1996)
Gamer
Gamer Gina Parker Smith
(2009)
The Possession
The Possession Stephanie
(2012)

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  Blue Angel (post-production)
Sherrie Swenson
 2015 Big Sky
Dee
 2015 Cop Car
Dispatch (voice)
 2014 Reach Me
Colette
 2014 Time Out of Mind
Karen / Fake Sheila
 2014 The Road Within
Dr. Mia Rose
 2013 After Darkness
Georgina Beaty
 2013/I Chlorine
Georgie
 2013 Kill Your Darlings
Marian Carr (uncredited)
 2005 Loverboy
Emily
 2003 Behind the Red Door
Natalie
 2002 Just a Kiss
Halley
 2002 Personal Velocity
Delia Shunt
 2000 Labor Pains
Sarah Raymond
 1998 Montana
Claire Kelsky
 1995 The Low Life
Bevan
 1995 Murder in the First
Blanche, Hooker
 1991 Pyrates
Sam
 1990 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge
Ruth Bridge
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Donna, Ron's Girlfriend
 1988 Kansas
Prostitute Drifter
 1988 Lemon Sky
Carol
 1986 Tai-Pan
Tess Brock
 1985 War and Love
Halina
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Other Works:

Played "Olivia" in William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" at Lincoln Center (1998). See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Interviews | 11 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on growing up watching and loving horror films] - Growing up I loved those films like "The Exorcist" or "The Omen" with Lee Remick. The acting was terrific, so I kept watching even though it scared the crap out of me. If you didn't sit through those things, you were a wimp. See more »

Trivia:

Both Kyra and her husband, Kevin Bacon, have starred in historical movies which were set in, and primarily filmed in and around, Baltimore, Maryland. First, Kevin starred in Diner (1982) and 22 years later, Kyra starred in Something the Lord Made (2004). See more »

Nickname:

Kiko

Star Sign:

Leo

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Ugliest woman on TV in a lead role??? jaharley
single worst fake southern accent in the history of TV james-1916
Kyra's big mouth misan1402
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