Kevin Costner


STARmeter
Top 500
Down 58 this week
Kevin Michael Costner was born on January 18, 1955 in Lynwood, California, the third child of Bill Costner, a ditch digger and ultimately an electric line servicer for Southern California Edison, and Sharon Costner (née Tedrick), a welfare worker. His older brother, Dan, was born in 1950. A middle brother died at birth in 1953. His father's job ... See full bio »

Child Stars, Then and Now

Check out some of our favorite child stars from movies and television. See how many you recognize now that they're grown up.

See the gallery

New & Upcoming Superhero Movies and Series

Check out our list of the best new and upcoming movies and series from Marvel, DC, and more!

See the full list

Double Take: Celebrity Twins

Take a look at some of the famous twins of Hollywood, including Cole and Dylan Sprouse, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and more.

See the full list

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The War
Thu, Jul 07 7:30 AM PDT on SHOW (551)
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Thu, Jul 07 7:55 AM PDT on EPXHTSD (598)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 82 images
updated 15 hours ago
 
a list of 16 images
updated 4 months ago
 
a list of 28 images
updated 7 months ago
 
a list of 10 images
updated 15 Mar 2019
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 people
created 1 month ago
 
a list of 25 people
created 20 Apr 2021
 
a list of 22 images
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 30 people
created 1 month ago
 
a list of 30 people
created 30 Sep 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Kevin Costner's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 2 Oscars. Another 58 wins & 67 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

The Postman The Postman
(1997)
Dances with Wolves Lieutenant Dunbar
(1990)
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Robin of Locksley
(1991)
The Bodyguard Frank Farmer
(1992)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (65 credits)
 2018-2022 Yellowstone (TV Series)
John Dutton
- Episode #5.1 (2022) ... John Dutton
- No Such Thing as Fair (2021) ... John Dutton
- No Kindness for the Coward (2021) ... John Dutton
- Keep the Wolves Close (2021) ... John Dutton
 2021 Zack Snyder's Justice League
Jonathan Kent (voice, uncredited)
 2020 Let Him Go
George Blackledge
 2019 The Art of Racing in the Rain
Enzo (voice)
 2019 The Highwaymen
Frank Hamer
 2017 Molly's Game
Larry Bloom
 2016 Hidden Figures
Al Harrison
 2016 Criminal
Jerico Stewart
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Jonathan Kent
 2015 Billy the Kid: New Evidence (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2015 McFarland, USA
Jim White
 2014 Black or White
Elliott Anderson
 2014/I Draft Day
Sonny Weaver Jr.
 2014 3 Days to Kill
Ethan Renner
 2014 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Thomas Harper
 2013 Man of Steel
Jonathan Kent
 2012 Hatfields & McCoys (TV Mini Series)
'Devil' Anse Hatfield
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... 'Devil' Anse Hatfield
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... 'Devil' Anse Hatfield
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... 'Devil' Anse Hatfield
 2011 Field of Dreams 2: Lockout (Short)
Iowa Farmer's Dad
 2010 The Company Men
Jack
 2009 The New Daughter
John James
 2008 Swing Vote
Bud Johnson
 2007 Mr. Brooks
Mr. Earl Brooks
 2006/I The Guardian
Ben Randall
 2005 Rumor Has It...
Beau Burroughs
 2005 The Upside of Anger
Denny Davies
 2003 Open Range
Charley Waite
 2002 Dragonfly
Joe Darrow
 2001 3000 Miles to Graceland
Murphy
 2001 The Road to Graceland (Short)
Thomas J. Murphy (voice)
 2000 Thirteen Days
Kenny O'Donnell
 1999 Play It to the Bone
Ringside Fan
 1999 For Love of the Game
Billy Chapel
 1999 Message in a Bottle
Garret
 1997 The Postman
The Postman
 1996 Tin Cup
Roy McAvoy
 1995 Waterworld
Mariner
 1994 The War
Stephen Simmons
 1994 Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Earp
 1993 A Perfect World
Robert 'Butch' Haynes
 1992 The Bodyguard
Frank Farmer
 1991 JFK
Jim Garrison
 1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Robin of Locksley
 1990 Dances with Wolves
Lieutenant Dunbar
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special)
Bartender
 1990/I Revenge
Cochran
 1989 The Gunrunner
Ted
 1989 Chasing Dreams
Ed
 1989 Field of Dreams
Ray Kinsella
 1988 Bull Durham
Crash Davis
 1987 No Way Out
Tom Farrell
 1987 The Untouchables
Eliot Ness
 1986 Amazing Stories
Captain
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Captain
- The Mission (1985) ... Captain
 1985 American Flyers
Marcus Sommers
 1985 Silverado
Jake
 1985 Fandango
Gardner Barnes
 1984 Shadows Run Black
Jimmy Scott
 1983 Testament
Phil Pitkin
 1983 The Big Chill
Alex (scenes deleted)
 1983 Table for Five
Newlywed Husband
 1983 Stacy's Knights
Will Bonner
 1982 Frances
Luther / Man in Alley (uncredited)
 1982 Night Shift
Frat Boy #1
 1981 Malibu Hot Summer
John Logan
Show Show Producer (23 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (7 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (11 credits)
Show Show Self (216 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (70 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for The American Club Resort in Kohler, Wisconsin, USA, and owned by the Kohler Company (voiceover). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 20 Interviews | 44 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 127 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)

Spouse:

Christine Baumgartner  (3 children) | See more »

Children:

Costner, Liam | See more »


Relatives:

Costner, Dan (sibling)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the Iraq war] I don't want to turn my back on that [Bush] family. They've been gracious to me. We're supposed to evolve from frontier justice. I think that the old west mythology is a good thing to have in your spine. But it shouldn't operate your brain. It's nice to know that you are willing to fight, but it's good to know how smart you are about not fighting. See more »

Trivia:

Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#87). See more »

Trademark:

Frequently appears in sports-themed films, in particular baseball See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed