Footloose will at all times be an vital film to observe to remind you concerning the energy of dancing. It had the finest soundtrack that’ll make anybody wish to lower free. Have you learnt who else thinks so? The main man himself, Kevin Bacon. He just lately hit the lounge flooring together with his spouse, Kyra Sedgwick, to get in on the viral Footloose development.
There are some songs which you could’t assist however dance a jig to as quickly as you flip it on. Kevin Bacon, who performed Ren MacCormack within the 1984 dance flick, posted an Instagram video of him and Kyra Sedgwick performing their very own spin of the choreography with Kenny Loggins’ “Footloose” taking part in within the background. His caption reads, “I don’t bear in mind this being a part of the unique #Footloose choreography however figured we’d give it a spin.” Have a look beneath:
Kevin Bacon is an instance of an actor who will always remember the roles that made him iconic. We’ll at all times bear in mind the vitality and expertise he introduced out to the position of Ren, who fought for a small city to permit dancing once more. The 63-year-old actor nonetheless takes the chance to point out the world that the person can nonetheless dance, like when he confirmed off his strikes on Jimmy Fallon’s present. He additionally had no downside giving the Footloose remake a thumbs up as he counseled the forged of the 2011 dance drama. All this proves that Ren McCormack will at all times have a particular place in Kevin Bacon’s coronary heart.
One other particular person in Kevin Bacon’s coronary heart is his spouse and dance companion, The Nearer’s Kyra Sedgwick. They’ve been married since September 4, 1988. The Hollywood couple met on the set of the PBS tv film Lemon Sky and have starred in quite a few films collectively like Pyrates, Homicide within the First, The Woodsman and Loverboy. Consider it or not, these two are literally distant cousins to one another. Properly, extra like step-cousins, so that they’re secure there. They’ve a loving household of two youngsters.
The Golden Globe winner’s subsequent challenge won’t precisely have him dancing to the beat, however changing LGBTQ+ campers in Blumhouse’s They/Them. Kevin Bacon shall be taking part in the camp’s director Owen Whistler on this “queer empowerment story.” John Logan shall be making his directorial debut, who was impressed by the concept after the discharge of the conversion remedy documentary Pray Away. With extra LGBTQ+ movies coming round, the combo of horror and homosexual satisfaction will give us the prospect to see an LGBTQ+ character because the hero in a horror movie.
Proceed to see Kevin Bacon’s appearing expertise shine when They/Them enters your Peacock subscription on August fifth. In case you really feel like dancing alongside to 1984’s Footloose, you’ll find that movie at the moment streaming in your Paramount+ subscription.