The Longest Fight Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick Ever Had

by Jeremy Spirogis
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick

Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick have one of many longest marriages in Hollywood. Although they’re deeply in love, they nonetheless have arguments. Here’s what the couple stated in regards to the longest struggle they ever had.

Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick have totally different approaches to life

Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick | Ron Galella, Ltd./Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick | Ron Galella, Ltd./Ron Galella Collection through Getty Images

One factor that attracted Bacon to Sedgwick was that she was “the right amount of different” from him.   In Phil Donahue and Marlo Thomas’ ebook, What Makes a Marriage Work, Bacon stated he and Sedgwick had totally different upbringings and really totally different approaches to life.

“She has a more mercurial kind of approach to life, with really big heights of joy and then super, super sadness on bad days,” Bacon instructed Donahue and Thomas. “She comes from a world where everybody—pretty much on both sides of her family—was into thoughts and feelings. It’s an emotional honesty. My upbringing was much more held in, so I’ve had to learn how to be more open and comfortable expressing doubts and fears and pain and anxiety and all those things.”

The longest struggle Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick ever had

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Although Bacon and Sedgwick have a loving relationship, they do argue often. The couple instructed Donahue and Thomas the longest struggle they ever had was again within the 1990s. They had been dwelling in Connecticut on the time and their kids had been younger. Sedgwick, who’s from New York, needed to maneuver to town. However, Bacon preferred the place they lived and didn’t wish to transfer. They argued for six months about their dwelling association.

“It was really, really bad,” Sedgwick instructed Donahue and Thomas. Bacon ultimately gave in, however not and not using a struggle. Sedgwick stated her husband returned to New York “kicking and screaming.”

Bacon says he felt monetary strain when he arrived in New York. He was burdened by the duty of discovering a fairly priced New York City house that was sufficiently big for a household. “I felt a lot of financial pressure,” Bacon instructed Donahue and Thomas. “I always think that every job I do is my last job.”

Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick wish to keep away from divorce

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Divorce is a typical incidence amongst Hollywood {couples}, however Bacon and Sedgwick wish to do what they will to keep away from splitting up. Sedgwick says there isn’t a backup plan. She and her husband struggle on a regular basis to make their marriage work.

The factor is, there isn’t a Plan B. No matter what, we wish to work it out. I come from divorce, and I believe that we each knew that we needed to keep sturdy and that our factor needed to come first. Yes, when the children wanted to be attended to, they did come first; however we knew they had been going to go away sooner or later, and we had been going to be left collectively.

Since my mother and father had an sad marriage, I needed to make certain that we had been modeling marriage for the kids—that we may quibble about issues and recover from it, and that it’s not too scary. No one will get too loud.

Kyra Sedgwick in ‘What Makes a Marriage Last’

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