Kevin Bacon in "The Following" (Michael Lavine/FOX)

Did Kyra Sedgwick Advise Husband Kevin Bacon on ‘The Following’?

Once Kevin Bacon agreed to star on his first weekly TV series, he didn’t have too look far for advice. Only one degree, in fact – his wife, Kyra Sedgwick, spent seven seasons on “The Closer,” and she has been available for him from the start. “She didn’t sit me down and say, ‘Listen Kev,’” […]

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Kyra Sedgwick in The Closer (Darren Michaels/TNT)

Kyra Sedgwick Reveals Why She Decided to Close the Door on ‘The Closer’

The countdown to the series finale is on for “The Closer,” which begins by airing the first of its final six episodes tonight. In the seventh season, the drama is heightened as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) and the members of the Major Case squad amp up the volume on solving crimes, getting […]

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Kyra Sedgwick in The Closer (TNT)

Kyra Sedgwick Closes the Door on ‘The Closer’ with a Look Back at Her Favorite Episodes

It’s the beginning of the end for “The Closer,” a landmark TV series that introduced the character of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) to viewers — and when it premiered in 2005, Brenda was unlike any TV character who had come before — a Southern woman making it in the man’s world of […]

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