21 Facts About Kevin Costner

1. Kevin Costner plays a fallen golf star who is trying to reclaim glory.

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2. Kevin Costner has turned car designer to create his own bespoke Toyota truck.

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3. Kevin Costner received an Honorary Cesar in 2013 "for his career as actor-director-producer and for his fabulous contribution to the story of cinema", and the BFCA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.

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4. In October 2014, Kevin Costner sent a tribute to British troops serving around the world thanking them for their work.

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5. In his speech, Kevin Costner stated the need for young voters to get to the polls, early and with enthusiasm.

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6. On September 25, 2004, Kevin Costner married his girlfriend of four years, model and handbag designer Christine Baumgartner, at his ranch in Aspen, Colorado.

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7. On June 6, 2004, Kevin Costner opened Tatanka: The Story of the Bison one mile south of Deadwood, South Dakota, on US Route 85, for what he hoped would be an educational and emotional place for people to learn about America's westward expansion.

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8. In 1995, Kevin Costner began developing oil separation machines based on a patent he purchased from the US government.

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9. Kevin Costner was a partial owner of the Zion, Illinois-based Lake County Fielders independent baseball team in the North American League.

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10. Kevin Costner has a home in Austin, Texas, and sometimes appears at Texas Longhorns baseball practices and games.

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11. Kevin Costner was going to have a role in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, but had to drop out due to scheduling conflicts.

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12. Kevin Costner portrayed Jonathan Kent in the rebooted Superman film Man of Steel, directed by Zack Snyder.

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13. Kevin Costner announced that he would be returning to the director's chair for the first time in seven years, in 2011, with A Little War of Our Own.

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14. Kevin Costner was honored on September 6, 2006, when his hand and foot prints were set in concrete in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre alongside those of other celebrated actors and entertainers.

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15. Kevin Costner starred in the golf comedy Tin Cup for Ron Shelton, who had previously directed him in Bull Durham.

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16. Kevin Costner was a friend of director Lawrence Kasdan, who promised the actor a role in a future project.

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17. Kevin Costner appeared in a commercial for the Apple Lisa and Table for Five in 1983, and, the same year, had a small role in the nuclear holocaust film Testament.

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18. Kevin Costner made a brief appearance in the Ron Howard film Night Shift.

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19. Kevin Costner became interested in acting while in his last year of college, and upon graduation he married Cindy Silva, who worked at Disneyland as Cinderella.

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20. Kevin Costner lived in Ventura, then in Visalia; he attended Mt.

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21. Kevin Costner was born on January 18, 1955 in Lynwood, California, and grew up in Compton, California.

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