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Kyra Sedgwick Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

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On June 8, 2011, Kyra Sedgwick was honored with the 2,384th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. at 6365 Hollywood Blvd. Her brass star was unveiled next to her husband's, Kevin Bacon's Walk of Fame star. 
The actress who is best known for her portrayal of Los Angeles Police Department deputy police chief Brenda Johnson on 'The Closer' was accompanied by her actor husband Kevin Bacon. Upon receiving her star, the 43-year-old said she first got into the acting business when she was twelve years old and never looked back.

Kyra Sedgwick was born in New York in 1965 and grew up in Manhattan. She made her professional acting debut at the age of 16 on the soap opera 'Another World.'  After that, she went on to appear in several Hollywood movies, such as 'Something to Talk About', 'Phenomenon' and 'The Game Plan'. She has received four Golden Globe nominations and won one for her starring role in TV series 'The Closer'. 

Sedgwick, whose career has included critically-acclaimed roles on stage, film and television, returns to her Golden Globe-winning role as Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson on TNT's blockbuster series 'The Closer' which will begin its fifth season this year. Her role as Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson also earned her three Emmy nominations, four SAG nominations, and a 2009 People's Choice Award for 'Favorite TV Diva'.

On the big screen, Sedgwick most recently appeared with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in the football comedy The Game Plan. She also co-starred in and co-produced the independent film Loverboy. Sedgwick's other recent big-screen credits include Cavedweller, which she developed and produced - and for which she received a 2005 Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Actress; Nicole Kassell's award-winning The Woodsman, a dark drama co-starring Kevin Bacon that won the Jury Prize at the Deauville Film Festival, had its world premiere in competition at the Sundance Film Festival and was showcased in Cannes as part of the 2004 Director's Fortnight line-up; and Rebecca Miller's Personal Velocity, which won the Dramatic Grand Jury Prize at the 2002 Sundance Film Festival.
Among her list of feature film credits are Phenomenon, opposite John Travolta; Oliver Stone's Born on the Fourth of July; the Merchant-Ivory production of Mr. and Mrs. Bridge; Singles; Lemon Sky; Hearts & Souls, with Robert Downey Jr.; and Montana, with Stanley Tucci, Robin Tunney and Philip Seymour Hoffman. She also co-starred in Fisher Stevens' Just a Kiss; Behind the Red Door, opposite Keifer Sutherland and Stockard Channing; and Secondhand Lions, co-starring Michael Caine, Robert Duvall and Haley Joel Osment.
For television, Sedgwick co-starred opposite William H. Macy and Helen Mirren in TNT's Peabody Award-winning drama Door to Door. Other credits include Something the Lord Made, Twelfth Night (or What You Will) and Losing Chase, which she executive-produced in addition to starring opposite Mirren and Beau Bridges.

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