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Actor Kevin Bacon

Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon

Actor Kevin Bacon was first recognized in the 1982 film Diner. Since then, he's starred in more than 50 films. His most recent is The Woodsman, which is now out on DVD. He's also inspired the game Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon, in which players try to link another actor with Bacon in as few steps as possible. We rebroadcast an interview from Jan. 18, 2005.

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Other segments from the episode on July 1, 2005

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 1, 2005: Interview with Kevin Bacon; Review of the “The complete Motown singles.”

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