Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick
Sure, everyone knows
not to invest with Bernie Madoff, but someone should have told Mr. Six Degrees and his wife
that before Madoff uncorked his $50 billion Ponzi scheme on them and the rest of the investing world.
The pair reportedly lost millions of their personal investments in the scheme and, while it may have been somewhat comforting to know that Hollywood figures such as Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg were duped in the same deal, it had to be humbling for the already prolific Bacon to tell
Life & Style
magazine in 2009 that "I need to work, for obvious reasons." Remember this when you're inundated with commercials for any of Bacon's four projects slated to hit the screen this year.