Kevin Costner Reacts to Win After Missing Show

Kevin Costner on the ‘Lorraine’ TV present
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A deep appreciation. Kevin Costner shared a heartfelt message upon successful the 2023 Golden Globe for finest actor in a TV drama regardless of not with the ability to attend the ceremony because of the flooding in California.

“Thanks to the Hollywood Overseas Press and @goldenglobes for this super honor and to the @yellowstone staff for bringing John Dutton’s world to life,” the Yellowstone star, 67, wrote through Instagram on Tuesday, January 10. “I share this recognition with my castmates, the producers, and our unbelievable crew. Most of all, thanks to our present’s followers, who love Yellowstone Ranch as if it had been their very own.”

When asserting Costner’s win for his function as John Dutton, presenter Regina Corridor couldn’t resist cracking a couple of jokes as she learn the teleprompter message in regards to the Dances With Wolves actor’s whereabouts.

“Kevin Costner, he a lot needed to be — ,” the Scary Film star, 52, learn earlier than going off script. “I all the time like how they write this. It’s like, ‘He a lot needed to be [here]. No, I’m certain he did.”

Because the 9 Good Strangers alum continued to learn the phrases on display, she continued to lose her composure. “However due to the — it’s been raining — the unprecedented climate and flooding, he has to shelter in place in Santa Barbara. Jesus,” Corridor commented, smacking her brow whereas the gang laughed.

The Ladies Journey actress tried to recuperate after the playful diss. “No, this can be a unhappy story proper now. He’s caught in Santa Barbara. Let’s pray everybody,” she stated. “Everybody, we do, we pray and we hope everybody affected by these storms stays protected. I’m gonna set that award proper there, in your behalf, Kevin.”

Minutes earlier than the eightieth annual awards present was set to start, Costner took to social media to clarify his absence from the Beverly Hilton that night.

“Yesterday, we needed to pull the children out of college, and in Santa Barbara, that is the second time in 5 years … the freeways flooded out,” the Oscar winner said on Tuesday, chatting with his Instagram followers from a palm tree-covered cliff overlooking the ocean. “We discovered ourselves on the unsuitable aspect of city and couldn’t get again final evening. We couldn’t even get again to the home this morning in time, with the freeways closed.”

Costner shares Cayden, 15, Logan, 13, and Grace, 12, with spouse Christine Baumgartner. He’s additionally the daddy of Annie, 38, Lily, 36, and Joe, 34, with ex-wife Cindy Silva, and Liam, 27, with ex-girlfriend Bridget Rooney.

“No one’s sadder than us that we will’t be there on the Golden Globes,” the Subject of Desires star added, noting that he and Baumgartner, 48, had been “wanting ahead to strolling down the crimson carpet” collectively.

As an alternative of stepping out for the A-lister occasion, the couple celebrated at house. “She went out and acquired me some gold and yellow and black and silver balloons, and so we’re gonna [watch] the tv and see what occurs,” Costner shared with followers.

Whereas apologizing to his Yellowstone castmates, administrators, the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation and the “worldwide press” for not with the ability to make it, the Bodyguard star concluded: “I hope we’re invited again subsequent 12 months.”