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KYRA SEDGWICK

BIOGRAPHY
 
Kyra Sedgwick

An American actress.

She is best known for her starring role as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on the TNT crime drama The Closer. Sedgwick's role in the series won her a Golden Globe Award in 2007 and an Emmy Award in 2010.

The series will end in Summer 2012, following the completion of its seventh season.

At the age of 16, Sedgwick made her debut on the television soap opera Another World. During the 1990s, she appeared in several Hollywood movies, such as Singles (1992), Something to Talk About (1995) and Phenomenon, in which she played the love interest of John Travolta's character.

She starred in the Emmy Award-winning 1992 made-for-TV film Miss Rose White as a Jewish immigrant who comes to terms with her ethnicity.

She played the parts of Mae Coleman in 2003's Secondhand Lions and Stella Peck in the 2007 film, The Game Plan. She also starred alongside her husband Kevin Bacon in the 2004 film The Woodsman. In the animated movie Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman, she dubbed the voices of Kelly Ripa, Elisa Gabrielli, and Kimberly Brooks as Batwoman.

Since 2005, Sedgwick has starred in the television series, The Closer. In 2007, she began earning roughly US$300,000 per episode.

Sedgwick married actor Kevin Bacon on September 4, 1988.

The Closer will end in the northern summer of 2012.

In 2009, Sedgwick was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television.

Film and video:

Man on a Ledge (2012) .... Suzie Morales
Chlorine (2010) .... Georgie
Gamer (2009) .... Gina Parker Smith
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008) (V) .... Lois Lane (voice)
The Game Plan (2007) .... Stella Peck
Loverboy (2005) .... Emily and also Film Producer
On the Set with 'Secondhand Lions' (2004) (V) .... Herself
Something the Lord Made (2004).... Mary Blalock
The Woodsman (2004) .... Vicki
Personal Velocity: In Conversation Rebecca, Parker, Fairuza, and Kyra (2003) (V) .... Herself
Personal Velocity: Creating 'Personal Velocity' (2003) (V) .... Herself
Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003) (V) .... Batwoman (voice)
Secondhand Lions (2003) .... Mae
Behind the Red Door (2003) .... Natalie
Just a Kiss (2002) .... Halley
Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002) .... Delia Shunt
Conversations with Jon Turteltaub (2000) (V) .... Herself
What's Cooking? (2000) .... Rachel Seelig
Labor Pains (2000) .... Sarah Raymond
Montana (1998) .... Claire Kelsky and also Associate Producer
Critical Care (1997) .... Felicia Potter
Phenomenon (1996) .... Lace Pennamin
Losing Chase (1996...Elizabeth Cole and also Executive Producer
The Low Life (1995) .... Bevan
Something to Talk About (1995) .... Emma Rae King
Murder in the First (1995) .... Blanche, Hooker
Heart and Souls (1993) .... Julia
Oliver Stone: Inside Out (1992) .... Herself
Singles (1992) .... Linda Powell
Pyrates (1991) .... Sam
Mr. and Mrs. Bridge (1990) .... Ruth Bridge
Born on the Fourth of July (1989) .... Donna, Ron Kovic's Girlfriend
Kansas (1988) .... Prostitute Drifter
Tai-Pan (1986) .... Tess Brock
War and Love (1985) .... Halina

Television roles:

The Closer (2005–present) .... Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson and also Co-Executive Producer (103 episodes)
Something the Lord Made (2004) (TV) .... Mary Blalock
Cavedweller (2004) (TV) .... Delia Byrd and also Executive Producer
Queens Supreme (6 episodes, 2003) .... ADA Quinn Coleman
100 Sexiest Artists (2002) (TV) .... Herself and Host
Stanley (1 episode, 2002) .... Park Ranger (voice)
Door to Door (2002) (TV) .... Shelly Soentpiet Brady
Ally McBeal (1 episode, 2002) .... Helena Greene
American Experience (1 episode, 2001) .... Herself and Reader
Talk to Me (unknown episodes, 2000) .... Janey Munroe
Miss Rose White (1992) (TV) .... Rose White
Women & Men 2: In Love There Are No Rules (1991) (TV) .... Arlene Megeffin
Lemon Sky (1988) (TV) .... Carol
Amazing Stories (1 episode, 1986) .... Dora Johnson
Miami Vice (1 episode, 1985) .... Sarah MacPhail
ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode, 1985) .... Cindy Eller
Another World (1 episode, 1983) .... Julia Shearer

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