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Kevin Costner


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 »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 51 wins & 57 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

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

Filmography

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  Highwaymen (filming)
Frank Hamer
 2018 Yellowstone (TV Series)
John Dutton
- Episode #1.10 (2018) ... John Dutton
- Episode #1.9 (2018) ... John Dutton
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... John Dutton
- A Monster Is Among Us (2018) ... John Dutton
- Coming Home (2018) ... John Dutton
 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 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
 1995 The Making of 'Waterworld' (TV Movie)
Mariner
 1994 The War
Stephen Simmons
 1994 Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Earp
 1993 A Perfect World
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 Field of Dreams
Ray Kinsella
 1988 Bull Durham
Crash Davis
 1987 No Way Out
Tom Farrell
 1987 The Untouchables
Eliot Ness
 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 Stacy's Knights
Will Bonner
 1983 Table for Five
Newlywed Husband
 1982 Chasing Dreams
Ed
 1982 Frances
Luther (Man in Alley) (uncredited)
 1982 Night Shift
Frat Boy #1
 1981 Malibu Hot Summer
John Logan
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Other Works:

Played in an Apple Computer, Inc. TV commercial for the Apple Lisa computer. The advertisement directed by Adrian Lyne shows a young Costner in the role of a young, affluent and sophisticated businessman. It features an Apple Lisa II. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 20 Interviews | 38 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 52 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Death of a President (2006)] It's awfully hard if you're his children, his wife, his mother, his dad; there's a certain thing we can't lose as human beings, which is empathy for maybe the hardest job in the world. Whether we think it's being performed right or not we can't, like, wish... or think that's even cute. See more »

Trivia:

In April 2006, he spent $28.5 million on an oceanfront 17-acre ranch in Santa Barbara County, California. He and wife, Christine Baumgartner, are raising horses on their new ranch. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently appears in Westerns See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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