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Kevin Bacon

 
Date of Birth: July 08, 1958 (64)

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premier eProduction, 2015
Hal Jeffries
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Samuel Gentle
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Edward
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Louise's Brother/Brink/Joey
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Dennis
  [Broadway]
1983
Phil McCann
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Frank Wozniak
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1980
Billy
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Ronnie
  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Ronnie

Photos

Kevin Bacon starring in  "Album" at Cherry Lane Theatre in New York City.
October 1,  Photo

Kevin Bacon starring in "Album" at Cherry Lane Theatre in New York City. October 1, 1980

From: 
Date:
12/02/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premier eProduction, 2015
Hal Jeffries

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Samuel Gentle

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Edward

  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Louise's Brother/Brink/Joey

  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Dennis

  [Broadway]
1983
Phil McCann

  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Frank Wozniak

  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1980
Billy

  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Ronnie

  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Ronnie


Kevin Bacon Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Kevin Bacon, An Almost Holy Picture

Kevin Bacon News

ALL THINGS EQUAL - THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF RUTH BADER GINSBURG to Launch 2022-23 Natio Photo ALL THINGS EQUAL - THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF RUTH BADER GINSBURG to Launch 2022-23 National Tour Next Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

All Things Equal – The Life and Trials of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a new play by multiple-Tony Award winning playwright Rupert Holmes, will launch its 16 city, 2022-2023 National Tour on Oct. 5th in St. Petersburg, FL.  

Interview: Autism Advocate, New Jersey-Based Singer-Songwriter Cory Singer Releases F Photo Interview: Autism Advocate, New Jersey-Based Singer-Songwriter Cory Singer Releases First Single 'I Still Love You'
by Lianna Albrizio - Sep 25, 2022

His first song was inspired by the ending of his first serious relationship.

Review: FOOTLOOSE: THE MUSICAL at Bellevue Little Theatre Photo Review: FOOTLOOSE: THE MUSICAL at Bellevue Little Theatre
by Christine Swerczek - Sep 25, 2022

What did our critic think of FOOTLOOSE: THE MUSICAL at Bellevue Little Theatre?

Comedian Elf Lyons Embarks on UK Tour Photo Comedian Elf Lyons Embarks on UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

 Following a hugely successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2022, the award-winning actor, writer and comedian Elf Lyons is taking her terrifying and darkly funny Stephen King-inspired comedy show on tour this Autumn 2022. Beginning in Bristol on 1st October, before heading across the UK, culminating with nine nights at London’s Soho Theatre, just in time to spice up this year’s Halloween.

Photos: First Look at ROAD at Oldham Coliseum Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at ROAD at Oldham Coliseum Theatre
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 17, 2022

Oldham Coliseum Theatre has released production images for their production of Road,  Jim Cartwright’s (Rise and Voice of Little Voice) powerful game changing snapshot of Lancashire life during Thatcher’s England in the 80s. Check out a first look at the production photos here.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For ROAD at Oldham Coliseum Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For ROAD at Oldham Coliseum Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

Oldham Coliseum Theatre has released rehearsal photos for their forthcoming production of Jim Cartwright’s acclaimed play Road.

Review: FOOTLOOSE, New Wimbledon Theatre Photo Review: FOOTLOOSE, New Wimbledon Theatre
by Abbie Grundy - Aug 17, 2022

Based on the hit 1984 film that propelled Kevin Bacon to fame, Footloose follows the story of Ren McCormack (Joshua Hawkins), a Chicago native who is forced to move to smalltown Bomont after his parent's separation.

Peacock Original Film THEY/THEM Now Streaming Photo Peacock Original Film THEY/THEM Now Streaming
by Michael Major - Aug 5, 2022

The film stars Kevin Bacon, Anna Chlumsky, Theo Germaine, Carrie Preston, Quei Tann, Austin Crute, Monique Kim, Anna Lore, Cooper Koch, and Darwin del Fabro. Watch a new behind-the-scenes video of John Logan and Kevin Bacon, speaking on representation, horror, authenticity and how this groundbreaking film turns the slasher genre on its head.

Full Cast Announced For The Oldham Coliseum Theatre Revival Of Jim Cartwright's ROAD Photo Full Cast Announced For The Oldham Coliseum Theatre Revival Of Jim Cartwright's ROAD
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2022

Oldham Coliseum Theatre has announced full casting for their forthcoming revival of Jim Cartwright's (Rise and Voice of Little Voice) powerful play Road.

Billy Porter to Appear on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Tonight Photo Billy Porter to Appear on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has announced its guests for July 28 – August 4. Thursday, July 28: Guests include Mark Wahlberg, Billy Porter and musical guest AJR.

Kevin Bacon Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Krystina Alabado, KC Dela Cruz, Angelica Maria Beliard & M VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Krystina Alabado, KC Dela Cruz, Angelica Maria Beliard & More In Pre-Broadway KISS MY AZTEC! at Hartford Stage
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the East Coast Premiere of the hilarious Kiss My Aztec! An upbeat musical comedy, Kiss My Aztec! features a book by comedy legend John Leguizamo and acclaimed director Tony Taccone; music by Benjamin Velez; lyrics by David Kamp, Leguizamo and Velez; and choreography by Mayte Natalio.

VIDEO: Kevin Bacon Calls Out the Big Difference Between Boston and Philadelphia on LA VideoVIDEO: Kevin Bacon Calls Out the Big Difference Between Boston and Philadelphia on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Mar 25, 2021

Kevin Bacon talks about City on a Hill and the difference between Boston and Philadelphia.

VIDEO: Kyra Sedgwick Talks Quarantine on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Kyra Sedgwick Talks Quarantine on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2021

Kyra talks about her husband Kevin Bacon giving her a quarantine bikini wax, being married for 32 years, getting pygmy goats as an anniversary gift, their grown kids, her new ABC show “Call Your Mother,” and the short film “Until” that she made with Kevin.

VIDEO: Kevin Bacon Talks Directing Himself and Making Friends on Spotify on THE TONIG VideoVIDEO: Kevin Bacon Talks Directing Himself and Making Friends on Spotify on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Mar 4, 2020

Kevin Bacon talks about what it was like directing himself for an episode of City on a Hill and getting into comedy with his scripted Spotify show, The Last Degree of Kevin Bacon.

VIDEO: Kevin Bacon Talks Podcasting on TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: Kevin Bacon Talks Podcasting on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2020

Actor Kevin Bacon has more than 70 movies to his credit, including the iconic “Footloose.” Now he's trying something new: a highly anticipated podcast called “The Last Degree of Kevin Bacon.” He tells TODAY the show is actually scripted comedy, “really like an old radio play.” He adds, “it's a lot of me poking fun at myself.” Guest stars include Emily Deschanel, Terry Gross and Bacon's wife, Kyra Sedgwick.

VIDEO: Showtime Releases the Trailer for CITY ON A HILL VideoVIDEO: Showtime Releases the Trailer for CITY ON A HILL
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2019

SHOWTIME released the poster and new trailer for its upcoming one-hour drama series CITY ON A HILL starring Golden Globe® winner and Emmy® nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild® Award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground). Premiering on Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, CITY ON A HILL is currently in production on 10 episodes in New York and Boston.

VIDEO: Kevin Bacon Stars in New Showtime Series, CITY ON A HILL VideoVIDEO: Kevin Bacon Stars in New Showtime Series, CITY ON A HILL
by Stage Tube - Jan 31, 2019

SHOWTIME will premiere its new one-hour drama series CITY ON A HILL starring Golden Globe winner and Emmy(r) nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild(r) award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground) on Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Production on the 10-episode series will begin in February in New York and Boston. The announcement was made today by Gary Levine, President of Entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc., at the Television Critics Association's Winter Press Tour.

VIDEO: Kevin Bacon Tricked Wife Kyra Sedgwick into Playing a Duck VideoVIDEO: Kevin Bacon Tricked Wife Kyra Sedgwick into Playing a Duck
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2018

Kevin Bacon breaks down his most serious work, directing a Funny or Die seven-minute movie about a duck walking in on a couple having sex, and he explains the origin of his band's name, The Bacon Brothers. Watch the clip below!

VIDEO: First Drafts of Rock Looks at 'American Woman' by The Guess Who, Featuring Kev VideoVIDEO: First Drafts of Rock Looks at 'American Woman' by The Guess Who, Featuring Kevin Bacon
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2018

First Drafts of Rock takes a look at the original version of The Guess Who's 'American Woman' featuring The Bacon Brothers. Jimmy Fallon leads this fictional band. Watch the hilarious performance below!

VIDEO: Before There Was THE LAST JEDI, There Was FORCELOOSE - A STAR WARS Musical Par VideoVIDEO: Before There Was THE LAST JEDI, There Was FORCELOOSE - A STAR WARS Musical Parody
by Emily Bruno - Dec 12, 2017

In celebration of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Nerdist Presents brings you the musical parody, Forceloose! Kylo Ren shows off his fancy footwork and air guitar skills while channeling a 1984 era Kevin Bacon. Special guests include two unimpressed Stormtroopers.


Kevin Bacon Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kevin Bacon been in?
Kevin Bacon has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Kevin Bacon been in?
Kevin Bacon has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Kevin Bacon been nominated for?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for An Almost Holy Picture .