Ten fun facts about Kevin Bacon
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Kevin Bacon has portrayed a wide range of characters including that of a prosecuting attorney in the hit movie, ‘A Few Good Men’ and a gay prostitute in JFK, which was produced by Oliver Stone.
He was nominated for the Golden Globe award for his role in the 1994 movie, “The River Wild”, which also starred Meryl Streep.
In 1995 Empire Magazine rated this actor as one of the “100 Sexiest Stars” in Hollywood.
When he is not acting, Kevin Bacon performs in a band along with his brother. Their band is called “The Bacon Brothers”.Fact 5
Kevin Bacon has played a character in two films with the nickname “Smiling Jack”. The films are “Quicksilver” and “A Few Good Men”.Fact 6
In 2003 he received a star on the coveted “Hollywood Walk of Fame”.Fact 7
Kevin Bacon lost the majority of his savings during the Bernard Madoff scandal.Fact 8
Over the course of his career he has never actually lived in California.Fact 9
The actor made his acting debut in the cult-classic “Animal House” in 1978.Fact 10
Kevin Bacon has appeared in numerous ensemble pieces on film that a game was created based on his name called “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon”. The game is based on the belief that you can connect any actor by naming 6 or less actors until you reach someone with a connection to him. Click here for more people facts ❯
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