Kyra Sedgwick

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon

Not a Dumb Critter

Actress Kyra Sedgwick learns about the slave, Elizabeth “Mumbet” Freeman who, after hearing the Declaration of Independence, turns to Kyra’s ancestor, the well-known attorney Theodore Sedgwick, to help secure her freedom.

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon

Full Episode

Finding Your Roots looks into the ancestral pasts of real-life married Hollywood couple actors Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick.