Kyra Sedgwick Biography (1965-)

Born August 19, 1965, in New York, NY; father, a venture capitalist; mother,a speech teacher; married Kevin Bacon (an actor), 1988; children: Travis Sedg, Sosie Ruth. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, producer
Birth Details
August 19, 1965
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Halina, War and Love (also known as The Children's War), Cannon, 1985
  • Tess Brock, Tai-Pan, DEG, 1986
  • Prostitute drifter, Kansas, TransWorld, 1988
  • Donna, Born on the Fourth of July, Universal, 1989
  • Ruth Bridge, Mr. and Mrs. Bridge, Miramax, 1990
  • Sam, Pyrates, Vestron Video, 1991
  • Linda Powell, Singles, Warner Bros., 1992
  • Julia, Heart and Souls (also known as Seven Souls), Universal, 1993
  • Blanche, hooker, Murder in the First (also known as Meurtre a Alcatraz), Warner Bros., 1995
  • Emma Rae, Something to Talk About (also known as Grace under Pressure and The Power of Love), Warner Bros., 1995
  • Bevan, The Low Life, CFP Distribution, 1996
  • Lace Pennamin, Phenomenon, Buena Vista, 1996
  • Felicia Potter, Critical Care, Imperial Entertainment, 1997
  • Sarah Raymond, Labor Pains, 1999
  • Rachel Seelig, What's Cooking?, 2000
  • Herself, Conversations with Jon Turteltaub (also known as Spotlight on John Turteltaub), 2000
  • Exton, Rumor Has It, 2002
  • Delia, Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (also known as Personal Velocity), 2002
  • Halley, Just a Kiss, 2002
  • Mae, Secondhand Lions, 2003
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Julia Shearer, Another World, NBC, 1982-1983
  • Janey Munroe, Talk to Me, ABC, 2000
  • Movies
  • Lillian Salo, The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains, 1987
  • Arlene, Women and Men: Stories of Seduction, 1990
  • Arlene Megeffin, Women & Men II (also known as Women &Men: In Love There Are No Rules), HBO, 1991
  • Title role/Reyzel Weiss, "Miss Rose White," Hallmark Hall of Fame,NBC, 1992
  • Elizabeth Cole, Losing Chase, Showtime, 1996
  • Claire Kelsky, Montana (also known as Nothing Personal), HBO, 1997
  • The Wide Net, 1997
  • Shelley Brady, Door to Door, TNT, 2002
  • Natalie, Behind the Red Door, Showtime, 2003
  • Miniseries
  • Nina, "Family Pictures," ABC Novel for Television, ABC, 1993
  • Specials
  • Title role, "Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale," ABC Afterschool Specials, ABC, 1985
  • Hazel, "The Wide Net," American Playhouse, PBS, 1987
  • Carol, "Lemon Sky," American Playhouse, PBS, 1988
  • The 19th Annual CableACE Awards, 1997
  • Countess Olivia, Twelfth Night (also known as Twelfth Night, orWhat You Will and William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night), PBS, 1998
  • Host, Confronting the Crisis: Childcare in America, Lifetime, 1999
  • Men Strike Back, VH1, 2000
  • The 6th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2000
  • Narrator, Women Pharaohs, The Discovery Channel, 2001
  • Narrator, War Letters, PBS, 2001
  • Pilots
  • Public defender, Hudson's Law, CBS, 2001
  • Assistant district attorney Quinn Coleman, Queens Supreme, CBS, 2002
  • Episodic
  • Sarah MacPhail, "Phil the Shill," Miami Vice, NBC, 1985
  • Dora Johnson, "Thanksgiving," Amazing Stories, NBC, 1986
  • Herself, The Howard Stern Show, E! Entertainment Television, 1999
  • Helen/Helena Greene, "All of Me," Ally McBeal, Fox, 2002
  • The View, ABC, 2002
  • Host, "100 Sexiest Artists," 100 Greatest ... , VH1, 2002
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Co-executive producer, Talk to Me, ABC, 2000
  • Movies
  • Executive producer, Losing Chase, Showtime, 1996
  • Associate producer, Montana (also known as Nothing Personal), HBO, 1997
  • Stage Appearances
  • Time Was, off-Broadway production, 1981
  • Ah, Wilderness!, Neil Simon Theatre, New York City, 1988
  • Dakota's Belly Wyoming, off-Broadway production, 1989
  • Maids of Honor, Workshop of the Players Art Theatre, New York City, 1990
  • Carol, Oleanna, Tiffany Theatre, Los Angeles, 1994
  • The daughter, Not Waving ... , Primary Stage Company, New York City, 1997
  • Olivia, Twelfth Night, Lincoln Center, New York City, 1998
  • Linda, Stranger, Vineyard Theater, New York City, 2000
  • RECORDINGS
  • Taped Readings
  • Sea Glass by Anita Shreve, Time Warner AudioBooks, 2002

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Interview, July, 1996, p. 94
    • People Weekly, July 22, 1996, p. 98

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