Who is Travis Bacon?
Travis Bacon is a musician and actor by profession. He is the son of the legendary actors Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick. Travis plays guitar for a band named ‘Black Anvil’ and has collected a considerable net worth from his work.
Kevin Bacon’s son started his career in the entertainment world as a child actor. Travis, who holds a degree in sound engineering, was in a rock band called Idiot Box. In addition to this, Travis has previously worked as an assistant engineer for The Wild Arctic. A talented musician, Travis has performed at Union Hall, Club Europa’ and St. Vitus Bar. In addition, he is a member of the black-metal band Black Anvil and the owner of a recording studio called Broken Box Recording Company.
The celebrity kid has also worked as the composer of the soundtrack of Story of a Girl, which featured his father in the lead role and was directed by his famous mother.
His childhood has been a happy one with his sister.
|Full name||Travis Sedgwick Bacon|
|Birthday||June 23, 1989|
|Age||34 years old)|
|Sunsign Traits||Cancer male traits|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Currently Residing||Brooklyn, New York|
|Height||6ft (183 cm)|
|Education||The Evergreen State College- Bachelors of Arts (BA), Audio Engineering (2007-2012)|
|Parents||Kevin Bacon (Father)|
Kyra Sedgwick (Mother)
|Grand Parents||Edmund Bacon (Grandfather)|
Ruth Hilda Holmes (Grandmother)
|Siblings||Sosie Bacon (Sister)|
|Relationship||In relationship with Angelina Sambrotto|
|Profession||Musician (Guitarist) and sound engineer |
Owns a recording studio (Broken Box Recording Company)
1. Idiot Box (Rock-Punk-Funk)
2. Black Anvil
3. Death First
6. Terror Level Red
|Movies||Loverboy (Played as Lenny)|
Girls Weekend (Music)
Ghost Women (Music)
- Travis is the only son of Kevin and Kyra
- He completed his Bachelors (Audio Engineering) in 2012 from The Evergreen State College
- He has worked with several bands as sound engineer, vocalist, and guitarist
- He is more interested in music then theatre. He has given music for movies which were produced by Kyre.
- He currently stays in Brooklyn, NY where he owns Broken Box Recording Studio.
- He has acted in only one move “Loverboy” as a character named Lenny
- He is currently in relationship with Angelina Sambrotto. No official announcement has been made so far for the marriage though.
Travis Bacon childhood
Travis was born to an affluent family where almost all the members are famous media figures. He was born on June 23, 1989. He was born in Los Angeles of California, with a silver spoon in his hands.
Travis Bacon’s father, Kevin Bacon, is a popular Hollywood. His mother, Kyra Sedgwick, is an actor and producer. When Travis was little, he was once almost killed due to his father’s carelessness. It happened when he was very young. Kevin Bacon had locked Travis inside the car. Kevin had to break the car’s glasses to get him out.
Travis was interested in music from the beginning. However, Kevin was the one who influenced him because Kevin himself loves music. He plays guitar, though not commercially; however, we’ve seen him playing on TV for fun.
Travis also has a sibling who is also an actor. He has a sister, Sosie Ruth Bacon. In an interview, Susie said that her mother wouldn’t be in the house for six months in a year due to her shooting. Because of that, she developed a strong bond with her father and her brother.
Kevin Bacon (father)
Almost all of Travis’s family are famous figures. Travis’s father, Kevin Bacon, is a famous American actor, musician, director, and producer. He has done a wide range of movies.
Kevin’s filmography ranges in a wide array of genres and appeared in comedy movies like ‘Diner’ in 1982 to ‘Tremor’ in 1990. He had done controversial movies like JFK, released in 1991. And done his fair share in the mystery drama ‘Mystic River,’ released in 2003.
The audience has loved him in all his roles. Whether it’s his protagonist roles or antagonist roles like in ‘X-Men: First Class.’ Kevin has been serving the industry since 1978 and has earned both money and respect for his work.
Kyra Sedgwick (mother)
Travis’s mother, Kyra Sedgwick, is an actor who later transitioned into a producer. She is best known for her part of Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson in the crime drama series “The Closer” she won the Golden Globe Awards in 2007 and an Emmy award in 2010 for her role in The Closer.
Travis Bacon’s parents met on the PBS version of the play, ‘Lemon Sky.’ Kevin Bacon said that when he met Kyra, he was at the pit bottom of his life. But, instead, she gave happiness and meaning to his life.
This power couple also did some movies together. They have starred together in films like ‘Pyrates,’ ‘Murder in the Forest,’ ‘The Woodsman,’ and so on. The couple married on September 4th, 1988.
Susie Ruth Bacon (sister)
His sister Susie Ruth Bacon is also an actress. She appeared in ‘Narcos: Mexico’ and the famous ’13 Reasons Why’ as Skye Miller. Her parents didn’t want her to become an actress, but she loved the craft and became one anyway.
Sosie Bacon is an emerging actress. Along with being an incredible actress, Sosie is also a beautiful woman with a charming personality. The Loverboy actress has attractive facial features and a petite figure. She stands tall at 5 feet and 4 inches.
She made her acting debut in 2005.
Travis Bacon grandparents
Edmund Bacon and Ruth Hilda (paternal)
Travis’s paternal grandparents are respected and famous people. His grandfather Edmund Bacon was an American urban planner, architect, educator, and author. He worked as the executive director of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission.
His grandmother Ruth Hilda was a teacher at an elementary school and was a liberal activist.
Travis’s grandparents from the paternal side were Edmund Bacon and Ruth Hilda Homes. At the same time, his grandparents from the maternal side were Henry Sedgwick and Patricia Rosenwald.
Patricia Rosenwald and Henry Dwight V. (maternal)
From his mother’s side, Travis Bacon’s grandparents are Patricia Rosenwald and Henry Dwight V. Patricia is a speech teacher and a family therapist,
Henry Dwight Sedgwick V is a venture capitalist.
Other family members
Travis has an uncle named Micheal Bacon, who is an American musician. His father also had a cousin named Holly Near, an actress, singer, and songwriter.
Travis has a few cousins, too, who are of Canadian-Japanese descent. George Nazuka, Philip Nozuka, and Justin Nozuka are his cousins. George is an R&B singer, while Philip is an actor. And Justin is a singer, songwriter, and actor.
People who worked in the entertainment industry were around Travis since his childhood. This environment shaped his career.
On second thought, growing up might have been difficult for him. There must have been a lot of pressure on him due to his family’s glamorous careers.
Travis Bacon marriage
Travis Bacon is unmarried. However, the musician’s newly opened Instagram account helps give fans a glimpse into his romantic life. In the present, Bacon seems to be in a relationship with a woman named Angelina Sambrotto who is a makeup artist and a burlesque performer.
Bacon and Sambrotto seem to be head over heels in love as they are often spotted on each other’s respective social media platforms. Recently, Bacon posted a photo of his lady love on April 5, 2021, to celebrate his girlfriend’s birthday.
He uploaded a photo of Sambrotto holding a wine glass at a restaurant named Madonna Inn.
Travis Bacon college
Travis was always keen on pursuing music as a career. He has a Bachelors’s Degree in Arts from The Evergreen States College, located in Olympia, Washington. He completed his bachelor’s in 2012.
Travis Bacon music career
Travis Bacon’s career started early in his life. He started as a child actor.
Travis appeared in the role of Lenny in the 2005 film ‘Loverboy.’ His father directed this movie, and his mother starred in it too. In the same film, his sister played the younger version of his mother.
Everyone thought he would be an actor growing up; however, Travis had a different plan. He loved music more than acting and decided to pursue it as his career. First, he started working as an assistant engineer in a recording company, The Wild Arctic.
As a musician, he went on to perform at several venues across the city. At the beginning phase of his career, he started performing in ‘The Archeron.’ He also performed in other venues like ‘Union Hall,’ ‘Club Europa,’ ‘St. Vitus Bar,’ and so on.
At that time, he was also a member of a band. The band was a rock-punk-funk band named ‘Idiot Box.’ In the past, Travis was a member of the heavy-metal band called White Windows Pact. After quitting the band in 2015.
Travis Bacon got into a band named ‘Black Anvil.’ This band, formed in 2007, was created by three people. Paul Delaney, Gary Bennett, and Ralph Glicker were the founding members. ‘Black Anvil’ was first signed to Monumentum Records. In 2008, they released their first album named ‘Time Insults the Mind.’
In 2016, Travis Bacon joined the band as a guitarist. Paul was in lead vocals while Ralph was in drums and backing vocals. Travis gained a lot of popularity from ‘Black Anvil.’ He established himself as one of the leading men in the music sector.
Along with being a guitarist, he is also an entrepreneur. He owns a recording studio called Broken Box Recording Company. Several emerging stars have been working with this studio. The studio is located in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York.
Not only is he the owner of the studio, but he also works as the head engineer there. He put his brilliant music skills to use in a movie directed by his mother. He composed the soundtrack of the film ‘Story of the Girl.’
Travis Bacon drugs
Contrary to some online reports, musician Travis Bacon does not take drugs. However, his father, Kevin Bacon has admitted that he was a drug user in the past. In an interview, Bacon revealed that the director of the movie Footloose gave him drugs in order to calm his anxiety.
The industry veteran admitted that he was stressed when performing a scene where he pleads to the town council to allow dancing. Due to this, Bacon felt anxious and was unable to concentrate.
In an attempt to ease his anxiety, the director gave him half a Valium which apparently helped Bacon perform the scene better.
Travis Bacon charity
There is no news about Travis Bacon being involved in charity. He has always been secretive about his life interests.
However, Kevin is the founder of a charity organization called sixdegrees.org. It is an organization for donating purposes. People become ‘celebrities for their causes’ by donating or raising money to any charity in the US.
Travis Bacon net worth
Travis Bacon has earned his net worth alone from his hard work. His family might have helped give him fame, but he has had his struggles. Unfortunately, Travis hasn’t revealed his exact net worth in the media.
His father, Kevin, has been in this industry for decades. Kevin Bacon’s net worth is $50 million, which he earned through movies and his band, The Bacon Brothers.
Travis’s mother is also an actress, and she alone has garnered a net worth of $16 million.
Travis lives in New York alone with the money that he earns. His parents live in s 2,760 sq feet met mansion located in Los Angeles, California.