Kyra Sedgwick Salary
What is Kyra Sedgwick's salary per episode of The Closer? $350,000
Kyra Sedgwick is an award winning actress with the net worth of $16 million. Kyra Sedgwick has earned her net worth through her many acting roles in films, television and video. She is currently the star on TNT's crime series, The Closer. She has played the role of Deputy Brenda Leigh Johnson since 2005, but has decided it's best to end the series, after a seven year run, so the show will end this year. During the airing of this series, Sedgwick earned a Golden Globe for Best Leading Actress in 2007 and in 2010 was awarded a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress. She also won two Satellite Awards for Best Actress in 2005 and 2006, as well as a People's Choice Award for Favorite TV Drama Diva in 2009. She was also nominated for several other awards for her acting abilities in the television series, The Closer. Sedgwick has appeared in several films, including, The Game Plan, Phenomenon, Born on the Fourth of July, Heart and Souls and many others. Her appearances on television series and sitcoms included, Ally McBeal, Amazing Stories, Miami Vice, and one episode of an ABC's Afternoon Special, plus many made for television movies. Sedgwick has done voice acting in video games as well. She was in Justice League: The New Frontier, in the role of Lois Lane, Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman, in the role of Batwoman, On The Set With Second Hand Lions, in the role of herself, Conversations With Jon Turtletaub, as herself and a few others, as well.
She was born in New York City in 1965. Her mother, Patricia is a speech teacher and educational/family therapist. Her father, Henry Dwight Sedgewick V made a living investing in business ventures. The actor, Robert Sedgewick is her brother and Mike Stern, the Jazz guitarist is her half brother. Her parents divorced when she was six years old and her mother later married Ben Heller, an art dealer. Kyra Sedgwick is a graduate of Friends Seminary and attended Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Southern California, where she earned her degree in theater. Her first acting role in television was at the age of 16, when she starred in the daytime soap, Another World. After that she began appearing in several films, made for television movies and videos. She earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television.
Sedgwick met her husband, Kevin Bacon on the set of the PBS version of Lemon Sky. They were married in 1988 and have two children. Travis Sedgewick Bacon (born 1989), and Sosie Ruth Bacon (born 1992). After Barack Obama's presidential win in 2008, the couple appeared together in will.i.am's video "It's a New Day." They have also starred together in the films, Pyrates, Murder in the First, The Woodsman, and Loverboy. This year the couple learned that they are actually 10th cousins, once removed. Kyra Sedgwick is the only female actor to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award, Emmy, and Screen Actors Guild Award every year that her series was aired, except for 2011.