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Kevin Bacon melts hearts with tribute to Kyra Sedgwick on their wedding anniversary

The Footloose star has been married to his wife since 1988

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Hanna Fillingham
US Managing Editor
Updated: September 5, 2021
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Kevin Bacon had reason to celebrate this weekend as he marked a special occasion with his beloved wife, Kyra Sedgwick.

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Taking to Instagram, the Footloose star shared an intimate black-and-white photo of the pair dancing in front of a pool table, alongside a heartfelt tribute on their wedding anniversary.

The Hollywood star wrote: "Here's to dancing through life with you @kyrasedgwickofficial. Happy anniversary. You are the reason."

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Kyra was one of the first to respond to her husband's sweet words, simply writing: "Love you so," alongside a love heart emoji.

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Famous friends also commented, with Chelsea Handler writing: "Love you guys," while Rosanna Arquette wrote: "Happy anniversary," alongside a series of clapping emojis.

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Kevin Bacon paid a heartfelt tribute to wife Kyra Sedgwick on their anniversary

Kevin and Kyra met on the set of Lemon Sky, a 1980s TV show, and married in 1988. They often admit that they "got lucky" when it came to finding each other so young.

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The famous couple share children Travis, born in 1989, and Sosie, born in 1992.

Kyra recently opened up about their marriage and told The Post: “Honestly, we just got lucky, there’s no secret, we just got so lucky when we were so young.

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Kevin and Kyra have been married since 1988

"I was 21 when I met him, 23 when we got married. If someone had told me when I was 21 that I was going to be married and have a kid by 23, I would have told them they were out of their minds because I was very ambitious, I was very independent."

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Recently, Kevin made a surprise revelation about his proposal when he appeared on The Kelly Clarkson Show in April this year.

He admitted that his now-wife "broke down in tears" when he popped the question because she didn't like the ring. "I didn't tell friends or family, so I had to go out and find this ring by myself," he explained.

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The celebrity couple with actress daughter Sosie

"I am not a jewellery guy, but I found this ring and I thought it was banging. I gave it to her, and she was touched and said 'I do'," he added.

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"Then three months later we were lying in bed and I woke up and she's crying and I was like 'what's happening?' I wondered if she was breaking up with me. "She finally says 'I don't like the ring!'"

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