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Kyra Sedgwick Net Worth: How Rich is the Famous American Film and Television Actress? 

Kyra Sedgwick is a United States actress who has won several awards and has a net worth of forty-five million dollars. Together with her husband of more than three decades, Kevin Bacon, she has accumulated a net worth of that amount. The various acting roles that Kyra Sedgwick has had in films, television shows, and videos have contributed to the accumulation of her net worth. When she was just 16 years old, she made her debut in the world of television acting by starring in the daytime serial opera “Another World.” Following that, she started making appearances in movies, movies created just for television, and videos. The Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television has bestowed upon her a star.

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Perhaps Kyra is most recognized for her role as a lead in the criminal drama series “The Closer” on TNT, which aired from 2005 until 2012. The series was responsible for Sedgwick receiving a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in 2010 and a Golden Globe Award for Best Leading Actress in 2007. Her other accolades include the Satellite Award for Best Actress in 2005 and 2006, as well as the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Television Drama Diva in 2009.

Who is Kyra Sedgwick

Kyra Minturn Sedgwick was born on August 19, 1965. She is a well-known American actress involved in both cinema and television. It was for her leading performance as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on the crime drama The Closer (2005–2012) that she received both a Golden Globe Award in 2007 and an Emmy Award in 2010. She is most remembered for this role. In 1992, she also had a role in the television movie Miss Rose White, which was nominated for an Emmy Award. It was for her performance in the film Something to Talk About from 1995 that she received a nomination for a Golden Globe Award. The films Born on the Fourth of July (1989) by Oliver Stone and Singles (1992) by Cameron Crowe are two of the other films that Sedgwick has been in. Madeline Wuntch, a character she played in the comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine, was another one of her recurring roles. In addition to being an actress, Sedgwick is married to Kevin Bacon.

Kyra Sedgwick’s Early Life

Kyra Minturn Sedgwick was born on August 19, 1965, in New York City. She is better known by her stage name, Kyra Sedgwick. Patricia, her mother, pursues a career in education and family therapy in addition to teaching speech. Henry Dwight Sedgwick V, her father, was successfully able to make a livelihood by investing in various business endeavors. Her brother is the actor Robert Sedgwick, and her half-brother is the jazz musician Mike Stern. Her step-brother is also named Mike Stern. Around the time that she was six years old, her parents went through a divorce, and her mother eventually married Ben Heller, who was an art dealer. In addition to graduating from Friends Seminary, Kyra went on to study theater at Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Southern California, where she received her degree.

Kyra Sedgwick’s Personal Life

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon initially became acquainted while working together on the set of the public television adaptation of “Lemon Sky.” Both of their children, Travis Sedgwick Bacon (born in 1989) and Sosie Ruth Bacon (born in 1992), were born to them together after they tied the knot in 1988. A well-known actress, Sosie is most recognized for her roles in the 2021 HBO miniseries “Mare of Easttown” and the 2022 breakout horror film “Smile.” On the television program “Finding Your Roots” in 2012, Kyra and Kevin made the groundbreaking discovery that they were ninth cousins once removed.

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Following Barack Obama’s victory in the presidential election in 2008, the pair made an appearance together in the will. “It’s a New Day” Other films in which they have appeared together include “Pyrates,” “Murder in the First,” “The Woodsman,” and “Loverboy.”

Kyra Sedgwick Career

Sedgwick started her acting career at the age of 16, playing Julia Shearer in the serial series “Another World.” She played Liz Matthews’s rebellious adolescent granddaughter. After a single season of playing the part, she went on to make guest appearances on TV programs including “Miami Vice” and “Afterschool Special.” Her first motion picture role was as Halina in “War and Love.” Later, in 1988, she had an appearance on television in Lanford Wilson’s adaptation of “Lemon Sky.”

Kyra became well-known as an actress in the 1990s after starring in big-budget films such as “Singles,” “Something to Talk About,” “Heart and Souls,” and “Phenomenon.” Her husband, Kevin Bacon, co starred with her in the 1991 film “Pyrated” and the 2004 film “The Woodsman.” She appeared in the Emmy-winning television film “Miss Rose White” in 1992. Sedgwick performed as Mae Coleman in “Secondhand Lions” in 2003, and she later played Stella Peck in “The Game Plan.” In the animated feature “Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman,” she provided the voice of the titular character.

The most popular character Kyra played before ending in 2012 was that of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on TNT’s ‘The Closer’. In 2007, she started receiving $300,000 per episode. Kyra was a guest star on 109 episodes of “The Closer.” For her portrayal, she received several nominations and accolades, including a 2007 Golden Globe for Best Lead Actress. Her performance on “The Closer” earned her a Primetime Emmy Award in 2010. TNT said that Sedgwick was solely responsible for the decision to discontinue “The Closer” after the seventh season concluded in 2012. Subsequently, “Major Crimes” took its place, with most of the original cast returning, with Kyra excluded. 

She created the one-season television show “Proof” for TNT in 2015. Sedgwick plays Madeline Wuntch in the NBC comedy series “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” which ran from 2014 to 2020. “Endings, Beginnings,” directed by Drake Doremus, starring her with Shailene Woodley, Jamie Dornan, and Sebastian Stan in 2019. A comedy pilot for ABC titled “My Village” cast Sedgwick in the main role of Jean Raines in May 2020. Following the rebranding, NBC approved “Call Your Mother” for the 2020–2021 season. 

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