Kevin Bacon opens up about 'City on a Hill'

The star of the new Showtime series opens up about what fans can expect and more live on "GMA."
3:27 | 06/14/19

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now six degrees away from Kevin bacon. We're just one. We loved watching him as some of our favorite movies like "Footloose," "A few good men" and "Apollo 13" and now has a new series called "City on a take a look. You think you're my only you shouldn't have been there. Look, I got a guy, a lead, goes right to prince street. The office. This guy gives you frank. And? And what? You want to hear more? Everybody, welcome Mr. Kevin bacon. Kevin, thank you. Thank you for joining us. Yeah, happy to be here. Looking at that clip intimidating character, this new show and the mustache, new look for you. Yeah, you know, it's one of those things where I wanted to do it for the pilot but then you don't even think about the fact that you're going to have to be sporting it for about six months if it goes to series. I'm getting tired of it. I'm not going to lie. But in due time, in due time you can take it off. This show is set in Boston. You have an incredible Boston accent by the way. Thank you. I wonder if you could show it off a little bit and say to us where did you park your car. Where did you park your car? Where did you park your car? Where did you mark your car? I don't know. What's funny, when people ask me to do a Boston accent if I'm not doing that character I'm not that good at it. I have to have his clothes on and his shoes on and everything. You need everything to get you to the character. Yeah. But you and your wife of 30 year, Kyra Sedgwick have -- you directed each other. We have, yeah. You starred with each other. She directs an episode of the show, so how is it for you to have your wife direct you? Are you gooed at listening to your wife I guess is the Yeah, I am, a, and, yeah, I love it. I mean she's a great director. Actors really like her because she's really focused a lot on the acting and you don't always get that necessarily and, you know, we have a lot of respect for each other. It's a blast. I love having her on the set. You also are trying to get your movie "Tremors" trying to get a reboot as a TV series. So what other movie that you've done would you try to reboot? As a TV series, let me see. Well, you know, there was a while when it seemed like they were doing -- they were trying to reboot all my movies that began with "F." "Friday the 13th," you know, and now they're doing a TV show of "A few good men" and "Flatliners" and "Footloose" they did and have to find another movie that begins with'q ft.. I'll check imdb to see if there are another one. Father's day is coming up what's your favorite father's day memory. Wow, you know, that's a really good question. I don't know. Maybe it's -- I don't -- I don't it's not a big day in our house, I'll be honest with you. It's not a big day in any father's house. I'm just letting you know. You do it all. You act, you direct. You perform with your brother in the bacon brothers band and do it all. I doernlt know how you do it but another great testament to your career, "City on a hill." Kevin bacon, "City on a hill" premieres this Sunday on showtime. Make sure you check it out.

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