six degrees of Kevin Bacon

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six degrees of Kevin Bacon

A humorous notion that every actor has a connection to prolific American actor Kevin Bacon through six or fewer links. Based on the concept of "six degrees of separation," that any two people have a shared social connection through six or fewer acquaintances. Often "played" as a sort of parlor game. Not only is six degrees of Kevin Bacon legit, you can make the craziest connections in less than six steps. The man has been in everything!
See also: bacon, degree, of, six
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