Kevin Bacon

'The Tonight Show' Bans Dancing, Kevin Bacon Responds Appropriately

by Kate Erbland March 22, 2014 @ 10:55 AM
Jimmy Fallon must have some kind of death wish -- after all, what sort of nut would ban dancing from their 'Tonight Show' and then invite Kevin Bacon on as a guest? There's a historical precedent here that's hard to ignore. Kevin Bacon loves dancing. You can't take dancing away from Kevin Bacon. Step back. Or, rather, get back.

'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' 'The Following,' 'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project' All Renewed at FOX

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 7, 2014 @ 7:01 PM
FOX fans, your time is at hand! While some renewals are more surprising than others, FOX has officially granted a second season to Andy Samberg's Golden Globe-winning 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' along with thirds for Kevin Bacon serial killer drama 'The Following' and Mindy Kaling's critically-adored 'The Mindy Project,' and a fourth season for Zooey Deschanel's ever-quirky 'New Girl.'

See the Cast of the 'Friday the 13th' Series Then and Now

by Britt Hayes October 22, 2013 @ 7:44 PM
The first 'Friday the 13th' film was released in 1980 and introduced the world to Jason Voorhees. 'Friday the 13th' spawned nine sequels, a remake, and a crossover film with 'Nightmare on Elm Street' boogeyman Freddy Krueger. 33 years since the release of the horror classic, we take a look back at some of your favorite cast members from the first nine 'Friday the 13th' movies and see where they are now.

See the Cast of 'Footloose' Then and Now

by Britt Hayes July 12, 2013 @ 8:15 AM
In 1984, a little movie called 'Footloose' captivated audiences with its tale of a tiny conservative town that banned dancing, and the one guy who gave them their groove back. Based on a true story (sort of), 'Footloose' was released almost 30 years ago and has since spawned a musical and a 2011 remake. Join us for a look back at the cast of this classic flick and see where they are now.

What's Your Bacon Number? Google Reveals How Close You Are to Kevin Bacon

by Nick Romano September 14, 2012 @ 10:36 AM
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Google has already turned into a digital monolith that's dominating the internet with their many Google Maps, Google Doodles, Google Glasses and an artificial, cat-loving brain. But none of their competitors will be able to compete with what they've got in store for us now -- introducing the "Bacon number scale!"
Have you ever wondered how many degrees of separation lie between yourself and the infamous Kevin Bacon of 'Footloose' and 'Hollow Man' fame? Well, now finding out is as simple as Googling it.

Fox Orders Up Mindy Kaling with a Side of Bacon, 5 New Shows

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 10, 2012 @ 9:01 AM
NBC / Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images
Well, it's not all bad news.  As shows like 'Breaking In,' 'Alcatraz,' and 'The Finder' fall by the wayside, FOX has given life to at least five new series for the coming season.  But of the five currently approved for season orders, what might some castings mean for actors currently engaged on on other shows?