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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 11 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

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The Closer Brenda Leigh Johnson
Phenomenon Lace Pennamin
The Woodsman Vicki


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 2019/I Villains (post-production)
 2018 After Darkness (completed)
Georgina Beaty
 2018 Duck: A Film by Kevin Bacon (Short)
 2017 Ten Days in the Valley (TV Series)
Jane Sadler
- Day 10: Fade Out (2017) ... Jane Sadler
- Day 9: Re-Cast (2017) ... Jane Sadler
- Day 8: Against Type (2017) ... Jane Sadler
- Day 7: Breaking the Story (2017) ... Jane Sadler
- Day 6: Down Day (2017) ... Jane Sadler
 2017/II Submission
Sherrie Swenson
 2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series)
Mary Travers
 2016 The Edge of Seventeen
 2014-2015 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series)
Deputy Chief Madeline Wuntch / Chief Wuntch
- The Oolong Slayer (2015) ... Chief Wuntch
- New Captain (2015) ... Chief Wuntch
- Johnny and Dora (2015) ... Chief Wuntch
- The Chopper (2015) ... Chief Wuntch
- Defense Rests (2015) ... Deputy Chief Madeline Wuntch
 2015 Big Sky
 2015 Cop Car
Dispatch (voice)
 2014 Reach Me
 2014 Time Out of Mind
Karen / Fake Sheila
 2014 The Humbling
Louise Trenner
 2014 The Road Within
Dr. Mia Rose
 2013/I Chlorine
 2013 Kill Your Darlings
Marian Carr (uncredited)
 2012/I The Possession
 2005-2012 The Closer (TV Series)
Brenda Leigh Johnson
- The Last Word (2012) ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
- Armed Response (2012) ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
- Last Rites (2012) ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
- Drug Fiend (2012) ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
- Fool's Gold (2012) ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
 2012 Man on a Ledge
Suzie Morales
 2010 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Camouflage Carla
- The Camouflage Challenge (2010) ... Camouflage Carla
 2009 Gamer
Gina Parker Smith
 2008 Justice League: The New Frontier (Video)
Lois Lane (voice)
 2007 The Game Plan
Stella Peck
 2005 Loverboy
 2004 Something the Lord Made (TV Movie)
Mary Blalock
 2004 Cavedweller
Delia Byrd
 2004 The Woodsman
 2003 Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (Video)
Batwoman (voice)
 2003 Secondhand Lions
 2003 Queens Supreme (TV Series)
A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
- Words That Wound (2003) ... A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
- Things Change (2003) ... A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
- The House Next Door (2003) ... A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
- The Eyes Have It (2003) ... A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
- Permanent Markers (2003) ... A.D.A. Quinn Coleman
 2003 Behind the Red Door
 2002 Stanley (TV Series)
Park Ranger
- Woodpecker Woes/P.U. Pup (2002) ... Park Ranger (voice)
 2002 Just a Kiss
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie)
Shelly Soomky Brady
 2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Helena Greene
- All of Me (2002) ... Helena Greene
 2002 Personal Velocity
Delia Shunt
 2001 Hudson's Law (TV Movie)
 2000 Labor Pains
Sarah Raymond
 2000 Talk to Me (TV Series)
Janey Munroe
- About Makeovers (2000) ... Janey Munroe
- About Being Gay (2000) ... Janey Munroe
- About Taking It Like a Man (2000) ... Janey Munroe
 2000 What's Cooking?
Rachel Seelig
 1998 Twelfth Night, or What You Will (TV Movie)
Countess Olivia
 1998 Montana
Claire Kelsky
 1997 Critical Care
Felicia Potter
 1996 Losing Chase (TV Movie)
Elizabeth Cole
 1996 Phenomenon
Lace Pennamin
 1995 The Low Life
 1995 Something to Talk About
Emma Rae King
 1995 Murder in the First
Blanche, Hooker
 1993 Heart and Souls
 1993 Family Pictures (TV Movie)
Nina Eberlin
 1992 Singles
Linda Powell
 1992 Miss Rose White (TV Movie)
Rose White
 1991 Pyrates
 1991 Women & Men 2: In Love There Are No Rules (TV Movie)
Arlene Megeffin
 1990 Women and Men: Stories of Seduction (TV Movie)
 1990 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge
Ruth Bridge
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Donna, Ron's Girlfriend
 1988 Kansas
Prostitute Drifter
 1988 Lemon Sky
 1987 The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (TV Movie)
Lillian Salo
 1987 American Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Wide Net (1987)
 1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Dora Johnson
- Thanksgiving (1986) ... Dora Johnson
 1986 Tai-Pan
Tess Brock
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Sarah MacPhail
- Phil the Shill (1985) ... Sarah MacPhail
 1985 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Cindy Eller
- Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale (1985) ... Cindy Eller
 1985 War and Love
 1982-1983 Another World (TV Series)
Julia Shearer
- Episode #1.4720 (1983) ... Julia Shearer
- Episode dated 30 July 1982 (1982) ... Julia Shearer
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I enjoy fans coming over. I don't do this job and then look to run away from people and hide behind security. I love what I do. If a good play came along I'd grab it, but what I really want is more films. I'm a workhorse actor. See more »


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 »



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