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About Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner is an actor and director known for playing roles such as Eliot Ness in The Untouchables, Ray Kinsella in Field of Dreams and Robin Hood in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. His other famous film credits include Bull Durham, and The Bodyguard. He directed, co-produced and starred in the 1990 epic Dances with Wolves and won two Golden Globe Awards for the film.
For portraying the character Devil Anse Hatfield in the 2012 film Hatfields & McCoys, he won numerous awards, including the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. He was awarded the prestigious Honorary César in 2013.
He formed the country rock band Kevin Costner & Modern West in 2007.
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Failure doesn't kill you... it increases your desire to make something happen.Kevin Costner
Field of Dreams is probably our generation's It's A Wonderful Life.Kevin Costner
I believe people who go into politics want to do the right thing. And then they hit a big wall of re-election and the pettiness of politics. In the end, politics gets in the way of the business of people.Kevin Costner
I don't feel the need to direct. I tried to get other people to direct Dances, but they wouldn't do it. They all thought it was too long. One director wanted to cut the Civil War sequence. Another thought the white woman was very cliched.Kevin Costner
I enjoy sports. I get a real joy from playing sports but I don't look for those movies. Oliver Stone wanted to know if I would do Any Given Sunday and it just didn't appeal to me.Kevin Costner
I haven't lived a perfect life. I have regrets. But that's from a lifetime of taking chances, making decisions, and trying not to be frozen. The only thing that I can do with my regrets is understand them.Kevin Costner
I know I have this level of celebrity, of fame, international, national, whatever you want to call it, but it's a pretty surreal thing to think sometimes that you're in the middle of another famous person's life and you think to yourself, 'How the hell did I get famous? What is this some weird club that we're in?'Kevin Costner
I like American history.Kevin Costner
I like four-hour movies.Kevin Costner
I think these movies are as much for people of that time as for people who weren't born. For people who weren't born, they see how leaders must act under a crisis situation, not trying to be re-elected or not trying to check polls, that they go from their gut check.Kevin Costner
I wanted very much to do Traffic and at one point it looked like I was going to work on it. And then, of course, Catherine Zeta-Jones had her relationship with Michael Douglas and it suddenly didn't happen.Kevin Costner
I'm a big fan of dreams. Unfortunately, dreams are our first casualty in life - people seem to give them up, quicker than anything, for a 'reality.'Kevin Costner
I'm glad movies aren't going to please everybody, they can't. But what they have to be is recognisable. I don't equate myself with a master painter, but I think you can recognise my films.Kevin Costner
I'm proud of all the movies I've made. They're not sequels, they're not franchises. And the reason I pick my films carefully is that I don't want to spit on my life. I like to think of myself as more than that.Kevin Costner
I've had some movies that have been ridiculed, but that's OK with me. I don't feel that really defines me. Should I change who I am to be popular?Kevin Costner
Money isn't a major motivating force in my life. Nor is my profession. There are other things that I care more about than being an actor.Kevin Costner
President Kennedy was willing to go to war. He was not a coward. The man had been in war and so had Ken O'Donnell. He was ready to protect this nation, but he was not ready for a military solution just because it was being rammed down his throat.Kevin Costner
There are a lot of things that come to bear on movies now that I don't think are good for movies. They're trying to appeal to the biggest demographic and, when they do that, you sometimes flatten out.Kevin Costner
We all have that burning question about what happens if we lose somebody we love, especially if we lose them tragically. We wonder what fear was going on, we wonder if we could have reached out and touched them, held their hand, looked in their eyes, been there.Kevin Costner
We still live with this unbelievable threat over our heads of nuclear war. I mean, are we stupid? Do we think that the nuclear threat has gone, that the nuclear destruction of the planet is not imminent? It's a delusion to think it's gone away.Kevin Costner
When I make a film I'm away from home for two to three months. So I want my kids to look at my films one day and say, I love his movies, I love his choices-because he loved them.Kevin Costner
When I read Thirteen Days I was moved by it. It was just a great time for the world, in terms of looking back in history and seeing how we got ourselves into trouble and how we got ourselves out of trouble.Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner's Popularity
Kevin Costner is a famous American actor, singer, director, and producer, who was born on January 18, 1955. As a person born on this date, Kevin Costner is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (January 18) and the 7th most popular for the year (1955).
People born on January 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Kevin Costner is the 169th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Kevin Costner's birthday, Kevin Costner is the 1412th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Lynwood, California, U.S.
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