One of the renowned actresses of Hollywood, famous for her outstanding role in a leading TV show “The Closer” has been honored with the coronation of being one of the top paid celebrities. According to the recent estimates, Kyra Sedgwick net worth sums to around $16M, which is an unbelievable figure to incur since the commencement of the TV show “The Closer” that showed her the limelight of success.
With several honorary accolades being bagged down for her appearance in different movies and TV shows, she has gathered a massive popularity that has laid the foundation for her success and fame in the celebrity world.
Kyra Sedgwick has earned a popularity of gazillion people for her breakthrough performance in several TV shows. However, a dramatic turn of events came into her life in when she started the production of the TV show “The Closer” that provided her an enviable paycheck of $350 thousand dollars for every episode, which has been airing consistently for the last 7yrs, where she plays the role of Detective Brenda Leigh Johnson. Such a breakthrough in her career was paramount enough to grab the limelight of glory.
Apart from that, she also performed in several other TV series as well, like Miami Vice, Amazing Stories and Ally McBeal, but they were not productive enough to attract fame for her. She also worked in several other movies as well like, The Game Plan, The Phenomenon, Heart and Souls etc., which further cemented her foundation of success, and provided a consistent cash-flow into her vast fortune.
Apart from her appearance in popular TV shows, she eagerly performed one episode of a TV show called “Afternoon Special”, which did not reflect much light on her career. To further expand her career sphere, she also lent her voice as voice actor in several popular video games as well.
Furthermore, she also played as voice actor in several animated movies like “Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman” and “Justice League the New Frontier” which opened the gateway to sprawling fame and labeled her as a sensation. Her fortune is exponentially multiplying with her reputation in the Hollywood world, with her estimated worth increasing with each episode as she performs with amazing grace.
Kyra Sedgwick’s Personal Life:
Kyra Sedgwick was born in USA on 19th August 1965 to Henry Dwight Sedgwick and Patricia Sedgwick. At the age of 6yrs, she had to face a gruesome challenge to see her parents getting divorced. She grew up with her mother, and completed high school education from Friends Seminary, after which she enrolled herself in Sarah Lawrence College, later transferred herself to South California University from where she graduated with a major in theatre degree.
She had started performing in small screens at the prime youth – right from 16yrs, which provided her some valuable experiences in the world of media.
Kyra got married to her husband Kevin Bacon in 1988, whom she met while working on the sets of PBS Version of Lemon Sky. She gave birth to two children, Travis Sedgwick Bacon in 1989 and Sosie Ruth Bacon in 1992. The couple has featured in several films together like Pyrates, Loverboy, Murder in the First etc, which contributed in accumulating her fortune as well.
A major breakthrough in her career
Kyra always considers that “The Closer” was the penultimate TV series, where she portrays herself as Detective Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson, which carved the foundation of her limelight. The show earned several prestigious awards such as Golden Globe Award for Lead Actress and Prime time Emmy Award in 2010 for the TV series. Closer was a blockbuster sensation that it awarded her a star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Properties owned by Kyra Sedgwick
Kyra Sedgwick owns several properties, which she had purchased with her husband, Kevin Bacon. They celebrity couple own a real estate with luxury pad with outdoor spa at Los Angeles for $2.5 million. She has in her possession, a rural property back in Sharon, Connecticut and a penthouse apartment in New York City.
Body Statistics of Kyra Sedgwick
Height – 1.65m tall
Wright – 49kg
Eye color – Dark brown
Body Measurement – 30-23-33
Hair color – Blonde curly hairs
The fame of Kyra Sedgwick continues to expand with each performance in running TV series “The Closer” that provides her a sumptuous fortune. Kura Sedgwick’s net worth has reached to $16M, placing her in the competitive list of Hollywood’s top paid actors.