Kevin Costner is an American actor, director, and producer, born on January 18, 1955, in Lynwood, California. He is the youngest of three sons of Sharon Rae and William Costner, who was an electrician and later a utilities executive.
Costner began his career in Hollywood in the early 1980s, with small roles in films such as “The Big Chill” and “Silverado.” He gained widespread recognition for his role as Elliot Ness in the 1987 film “The Untouchables,” which earned him his first Academy Award nomination.
In 1990, Costner directed, produced, and starred in the film “Dances with Wolves,” which won seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director, solidifying his status as a major Hollywood player. He went on to star in and direct several other successful films, including “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves,” “The Bodyguard,” “Tin Cup,” and “Open Range.”
In addition to his work in film, Costner is also a musician and has released several country music albums. He is also known for his love of sports, particularly baseball, and has been involved in several sports-related projects, including the film “Field of Dreams.”
Costner has been married twice and has seven children. He remains a respected and influential figure in Hollywood and continues to work on new projects.
Kevin Costner Net-worth
As of 2021, Kevin Costner’s net worth is estimated to be around $250 million. He has accumulated his wealth through his successful career as an actor, director, and producer in Hollywood.
Costner has appeared in many commercially successful films, including “The Bodyguard,” “Dances with Wolves,” “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves,” and “Waterworld.” He has also directed and produced several films, such as “Dances with Wolves,” “The Postman,” and “Open Range.”
In addition to his film work, Costner has also been involved in business ventures, including a partnership with a technology company that developed a machine for cleaning up oil spills. He has also invested in real estate and has owned several properties over the years.
With several upcoming film and television projects in the works, including the television series “Yellowstone,” Costner’s net worth is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.
Kevin Costner Popular Movies
Kevin Costner has starred in many popular movies throughout his career, including:
- Dances with Wolves (1990)
- The Bodyguard (1992)
- Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
- Waterworld (1995)
- JFK (1991)
- Tin Cup (1996)
- Open Range (2003)
- The Untouchables (1987)
- Bull Durham (1988)
- Field of Dreams (1989)
These films have not only been commercially successful, but they have also helped establish Costner as one of the most prominent actors in Hollywood. His work has earned him several awards and nominations, including two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards.