In 2007, he created Six Degrees.org, a charitable foundation.while his father, Edmund Norwood Bacon (May 2, 1910 – October 14, 2005), was a well-respected architect and a prominent Philadelphian who had been Executive Director of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission for many years.I knew I wasn’t getting enough respect.”Upon learning the bombshell that he and Kyra are related, his actress wife assured her husband: “As long as we’re not first cousins, it’s fine.”Bacon admits during the programme that he hated the “Six Degrees” game when it first began spreading virally over the internet.“I wasn’t in the headspace to take it as flattery,” he said.“I kind of felt like it was a joke at my expense, you know.“Can you believe that this loser can be connected to one of the great actors in history, you know, like Olivier or something like that in 6 Degrees?September 1988 - Present Actor Kevin Bacon has been married to actress Kyra Sedgwick since September 4th, 1988.The couple met on the set of the PBS version of Lanford Wilson's play 'Lemon Sky'.It was interesting to hear about political conversations and people even began talking about Fred as a potential president.
The family resides on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
His notable films include musical-drama film Footloose (1984), the controversial historical conspiracy legal thriller JFK (1991), the legal drama A Few Good Men (1992), the historical docudrama Apollo 13 (1995), and the mystery drama Mystic River (2003).
Bacon is also known for taking on darker roles such as that of a sadistic guard in Sleepers and troubled former child abuser in a critically acclaimed performance in The Woodsman.
Also on television, he starred in the Fox series The Following from 2013 to 2015.
Bacon has won a Golden Globe Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award.