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Kevin Bacon

Born: 1958

Biography

Kevin Norwood Bacon (born July 8, 1958) is an American film and theater actor whose notable roles include Animal House, Diner, Footloose, Flatliners, A Few Good Men, Apollo 13, Mystic River, The Woodsman, Friday the 13th, Hollow Man, Tremors and Frost/Nixon. Bacon has won Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Awards, was nominated for an Emmy Award, and was named by The Guardian as one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination. In 2003, Bacon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  Description above from the Wikipedia article Kevin Bacon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Resources

Movies

Wild Things

Sergeant Ray Duquette in Wild Things

Sleepers

Sean Nokes in Sleepers

Footloose

Ren McCormack in Footloose

Balto

Balto (voice) in Balto

Quicksilver

Jack Casey in Quicksilver

Stir of Echoes

Tom Witzky in Stir of Echoes

Death Sentence

Nick Hume in Death Sentence

Taking Chance

LtCol Mike Strobl in Taking Chance

Tremors

Valentine McKee in Tremors

She's Having a Baby

Jake Briggs in She's Having a Baby

The Woodsman

Walter in The Woodsman

Where the Truth Lies

Lanny in Where the Truth Lies

Rails & Ties

Tom Stark in Rails & Ties

Connected: The Power of Six Degrees

Kevin Bacon in Connected: The Power of Six Degrees

Telling Lies in America

Billy Magic in Telling Lies in America

The Big Picture

Nick Chapman in The Big Picture

The Air Up There

Jimmy Dolan in The Air Up There

He Said, She Said

Dan Hanson in He Said, She Said

Queens Logic

Dennis in Queens Logic

End of the Line

Everett in End of the Line

White Water Summer

Vic in White Water Summer

The Demon Murder Case

Kenny Miller in The Demon Murder Case

Elephant White

Jimmy the Brit in Elephant White

Jayne Mansfield's Car

Carroll Caldwell in Jayne Mansfield's Car

8

Charles Cooper in 8

The Human Family Tree

Himself - Narrator in The Human Family Tree

Forces Of Nature

Himself - Narrator in Forces Of Nature

A Little Vicious

Narrator in A Little Vicious

These Vagabond Shoes

Tom in These Vagabond Shoes

Cop Car

Sheriff Kretzer in Cop Car

The Darkness

Peter Taylor in The Darkness

Lemon Sky

Alan in Lemon Sky

You Should Have Left

Theo Conroy in You Should Have Left

The Presidents' Gatekeepers

Self - Narrator (voice) in The Presidents' Gatekeepers

Beyond All Boundaries

Robert Sherrod in Beyond All Boundaries

America's Funniest Dirty Jokes

Himself in America's Funniest Dirty Jokes

Tremors: Making Perfection

Himself in Tremors: Making Perfection

Diner: On The Flip Side

Self in Diner: On The Flip Side

EE: Freedom

Voice Over in EE: Freedom

Tremors

Valentine McKee in Tremors

Connescence

Stan Olszewski in Connescence

Friday the 13th

Jack in Friday the 13th

Digging to China

Ricky Schroth in Digging to China

Murder in the First

Henri Young in Murder in the First

Criminal Law

Martin Thiel in Criminal Law

Pyrates

Ari in Pyrates

Forty Deuce

Ricky in Forty Deuce

Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story

Self in Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story

Mister Roberts

Ens. Frank Pulver in Mister Roberts

Hollow Man

Sebastian Caine in Hollow Man

Enormous Changes at the Last Minute

Dennis in Enormous Changes at the Last Minute

The Words That Built America

Reader - Declaration of Independence in The Words That Built America

Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update

Rev. Chip Diller (voice) in Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update

They/Them

Owen Whistler in They/Them

John Hughes: Time Capsule

Himself in John Hughes: Time Capsule

The Legend of Burt Gummer

in The Legend of Burt Gummer

Clint Eastwood: Hollywood Outlaw

Self in Clint Eastwood: Hollywood Outlaw

Mystic River

Sean Devine in Mystic River

Apollo 13

Jack Swigert in Apollo 13

Flatliners

David Labraccio in Flatliners

Frost/Nixon

Jack Brennan in Frost/Nixon

The River Wild

Wade in The River Wild

Trapped

Joe Hickey in Trapped

Picture Perfect

Sam in Picture Perfect

My One and Only

Dan Devereaux in My One and Only

The Air I Breathe

Love in The Air I Breathe

Beauty Shop

Jorge in Beauty Shop

R.I.P.D.

Bobby Hayes in R.I.P.D.

Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words & Music

in Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words & Music

X-Men: First Class

Sebastian Shaw / Black King in X-Men: First Class

The Toxic Avenger

Bob Garbinger in The Toxic Avenger

Space Oddity

Jeff McAllister in Space Oddity

JFK

Willie O'Keefe in JFK

A Few Good Men

Capt. Jack Ross in A Few Good Men

Diner

Timothy Fenwick Jr. in Diner

Super

Jacques in Super

My Dog Skip

Jack Morris in My Dog Skip

Loverboy

Marty in Loverboy

Destination Anywhere

Mike in Destination Anywhere

Patriots Day

Richard DesLauriers in Patriots Day

Cavedweller

Randall Pritchard in Cavedweller

Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F

Capt. Cade Grant in Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F

MaXXXine

in MaXXXine

Paparazzi: Full Throttle LA

Self (archive footage) in Paparazzi: Full Throttle LA

Black Mass

FBI Agent Charles McGuire in Black Mass

Skum Rocks!

Self in Skum Rocks!

One Way

Fred Sr. in One Way

Val

Self (archive footage) in Val

North Star

in North Star

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Taxi Racer in Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives

Self in Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives

X-Men: First Class 35mm Special

Self - Sebastian Shaw in X-Men: First Class 35mm Special

In the Cut

John Graham in In the Cut

The Yearbook: An Animal House Reunion

Self - Chip Diller in The Yearbook: An Animal House Reunion

Find Your Groove

Self in Find Your Groove

Step Into… The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough

Self in Step Into… The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough

Leave the World Behind

Danny in Leave the World Behind

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon

Self / Actor in Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon

Story of a Girl

Michael in Story of a Girl

The Gift

Teddy in The Gift

Tour de Pharmacy

Ditmer Klerken in Tour de Pharmacy

Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13

Himself in Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13

The Tender Age

Probation Officer (uncredited) in The Tender Age

Crazy, Stupid, Love.

David Lindhagen in Crazy, Stupid, Love.

The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

Kevin Bacon in The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

Animal House: The Inside Story

Self in Animal House: The Inside Story

Live in Front of a Studio Audience:

Pinky Peterson in Live in Front of a Studio Audience: "All in the Family" and "Good Times"

Clint Eastwood: A Cinematic Legacy

Self in Clint Eastwood: A Cinematic Legacy

Animal House

Chip Diller in Animal House

Only When I Laugh

Don in Only When I Laugh

Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine

Self in Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine

Novocaine

Actor Lance Phelps in Novocaine

Starting Over

Husband - Young Couple in Starting Over

Hero at Large

2nd Teenager in Hero at Large

Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy

Self (archive footage) in Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy

TV Shows

Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

in Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

LIVE with Kelly and Mark

in LIVE with Kelly and Mark

The View

Self in The View

I Love Dick

Dick in I Love Dick

The Colbert Report

in The Colbert Report

Will & Grace

Kevin Bacon in Will & Grace

The Tony Danza Show

Self - Guest in The Tony Danza Show

Bored to Death

Himself in Bored to Death

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Self in The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

in Jimmy Kimmel Live!

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

The Early Show

Self in The Early Show

Frasier

Vic (voice) in Frasier

American Idol

Self in American Idol

Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Self - Guest in Late Night with Conan O'Brien

The Frank Skinner Show

Self in The Frank Skinner Show

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn

Self - Guest in The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn

Saturday Night Live

Self - Host in Saturday Night Live

Critics' Choice Movie Awards

Himself - Presenter in Critics' Choice Movie Awards

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

The Following

Ryan Hardy in The Following

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Self in Comedy Bang! Bang!

The Following

Himself in The Following

Tremors

Valentine 'Val' McKee in Tremors

The Graham Norton Show

Self in The Graham Norton Show

City on a Hill

Jackie Rohr in City on a Hill

ZDF-Fernsehgarten

Self in ZDF-Fernsehgarten

Söndagsparty med Filip & Fredrik

in Söndagsparty med Filip & Fredrik

Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Self in Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Off Camera with Sam Jones

Self in Off Camera with Sam Jones

Conan

Self in Conan

MTV Movie & TV Awards

Kevin Bacon in MTV Movie & TV Awards

Finding Your Roots

Self in Finding Your Roots

SMILF

Kevin Bacon in SMILF

Ben & Jerry's: Clash of the Cones

Self in Ben & Jerry's: Clash of the Cones

Late Night with Seth Meyers

Self in Late Night with Seth Meyers

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Self in The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Hot Ones

Self in Hot Ones

The View

Self - Guest in The View

Carpool Karaoke: The Series

Self in Carpool Karaoke: The Series

On Air with Ryan Seacrest

The Bacon Brothers (performance) in On Air with Ryan Seacrest

God, the Devil and Bob

Kevin Bacon (voice) in God, the Devil and Bob

Search for Tomorrow

in Search for Tomorrow

RuPaul's Drag Race

Self - Video Message in RuPaul's Drag Race

The Bondsman

Hub Halloran in The Bondsman

The Late Late Show with James Corden

Self - Guest in The Late Late Show with James Corden

America's Game: The Super Bowl Champions

Self - Narrator (voice) in America's Game: The Super Bowl Champions

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

The Kelly Clarkson Show

in The Kelly Clarkson Show

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Leute heute

Self in Leute heute

Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

Self in Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

@midnight with Chris Hardwick

Self in @midnight with Chris Hardwick