From there, the fair-haired tot jumped to the soaps with recurring roles in Guiding Light and One Life to Live.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society heralded Guiding Light and Hayden for bringing attention to the disorder.
After working a few guest stints on soap operas like Search for Tomorrow and Guiding Light Bacon landed a role in the Broadway production Slab Boys, a production that also starred yet-to-be-discovered actors Sean Penn and Val Kilmer.
It specializes is bringing back the guiding light of Jesus Christ to entertainment.
Bacon has also been in several soap operas, including Search for Tomorrow and Guiding Light.