It’s no secret that Footloose was a gamechanger for Kevin Bacon. As the film reaches it’s 30th anniversary, it’s nice to see that the actor is still dancing along to the beat of his own drum.
Appearing on The Tonight Show on Friday, Bacon rallied against host Jimmy Fallon’s imaginary dancing ban with a re-enactment from his 1984 film. The segment opened when Fallon talked about his “no-dancing” decree before introducing the actor, who was backstage.
“Dancing is illegal?!” Bacon said in shock. And thus, some epic dancing began.
Here’s the original, if you want to compare.