'City On a Hill' Season 3 on Showtime: Kevin Bacon was named as one of the best actors never to have received an Oscar nomination
Showtime’s hit crime series, 'City on a Hill' is returning with a new season, promising explosive drama and corrupt politics over eight episodes. Ben Affleck and Matt Damon serve the series as executive producers alongside Hodge, Bacon, Jennifer Todd, Jorge Zamacona, and Barry Levinson.
The third installment will premiere on Sunday, July 31. The critically-acclaimed show is set in early ‘90s Boston, and revolves around a corrupt FBI agent Jackie Rohr (Kevin Bacon) who forms an unlikely alliance with ADA Decourcy Ward (Aldis Hodge). Kevin Bacon returns to the new season as Jackie Rohr. Scroll down to learn more about the star.
What was Kevin Bacon's debut film/series?
Born in Philadelphia, Bacon left home at age 17 to pursue a theater career in New York City. He made his debut in the fraternity comedy 'National Lampoon's Animal House' (1978). His breakout role was as Timothy Fenwick in Barry Levinson's film 'Diner' and he later starred in the smash hit 'Footloose' (1984). In 1994, Bacon earned a Golden Globe nomination for his role in 'The River Wild' opposite Meryl Streep. Bacon made his debut as a director with the television film 'Losing Chase' (1996), for which he was nominated for three Golden Globe Awards, and won one. He appeared in the HBO Films production of 'Taking Chance', for which Bacon won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie.
He has also appeared in 'Friday the 13th' (1980), 'Flatliners' (1990), 'The River Wild' (1994), 'Wild Things' (1998), 'Stir of Echoes' (1999), 'Hollow Man' (2000), ' X-Men: First Class' (2011), 'Black Mass' (2015) and 'Patriots Day' (2016).The Guardian named him one of the best actors 'never' to have received an Academy Award nomination. In 2003, Bacon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contributions to the motion picture industry.
Who is Kevin Bacon dating now?
Bacon has been married to actress Kyra Sedgwick since September 4, 1988. They met on the set of the PBS version of Lanford Wilson's play 'Lemon Sky'. Bacon and Sedgwick have starred together in 'Pyrates', 'Murder in the First', 'The Woodsman', and 'Loverboy'. They have two children, Travis Sedgwick and Sosie Ruth. Before his marriage, Bacon was previously in a five-year relationship with actress Tracy Pollan, in the 1980s.
What is Kevin Bacon's net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kevin Bacon has a net worth of $45 million. He made most of his fortune from his film and television roles.
Who else will be seen alongside Kevin Bacon in 'City On a Hill' Season 3 ?
Other actors who will return to the series' cast include Jill Hennessey (Jenny Rohr), and Matthew Del Negro (Chris Caysen). Meanwhile, Corbin Bernsen, Joanne Kelly, and Ernie Hudson are the new cast members joining the show.