Regina Hall Mocks Kevin Costner’s Golden Globes Absence

A bit of roast to go along with that win. Kevin Costner gained a 2023 finest actor Golden Globe for his position in Yellowstone, however presenter Regina Corridor couldn’t assist however poke enjoyable at his present scenario.

Minutes earlier than the eightieth annual awards present started on Tuesday, January 10, the Subject of Desires star, 67, shared a poignant video by way of Instagram wherein he defined the rationale he couldn’t attend. Costner — who was standing on a palm-tree lined cliff overlooking the ocean — famous that he and his spouse, Christine Baumgartner, had been caught in Santa Barbara as a result of extreme California floods.

“No person’s sadder than us that we will’t be there on the Golden Globes,” the Bodyguard actor shared, including that he and Baumgartner, 48, even needed to “pull the youngsters out of faculty” as a result of devastation. (The couple share three children; Costner can be dad to 4 grownup youngsters from two earlier relationships.)

After saying Costner’s win for finest actor in a drama collection on the Beverly Hilton, Corridor, 52, started studying off the teleprompter — and laughing and rolling her eyes at what was written.

“Kevin Costner, he a lot wished to be — ,” she began earlier than cracking up. She then addressed the viewers, saying, “I at all times like how they write this. It’s like, ‘He a lot wished to be — ’ no, I’m certain he did,” she cracked.

“However due to the — it’s been raining — the unprecedented climate and flooding, he has to shelter in place in Santa Barbara,” the Ladies Journey star continued, smacking her brow and muttering, “Jesus,” because the viewers roared.

“No, this can be a unhappy story proper now. He’s caught in Santa Barbara. Let’s pray everybody,” Corridor stated, making an attempt to maintain her composure. “Everybody, we do, we pray and we hope everybody affected by these storms stays secure. I’m gonna set that award proper there, in your behalf, Kevin.”

For his or her half, Costner revealed within the Instagram video that he and Baumgartner had been going to be celebrating at dwelling. “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,” the Oscar winner stated within the somber handle, apologizing for his absence.

“I’m actually sorry to the Golden Globes and the worldwide press,” he said. “I hope we’re invited again. Thanks.”

Costner’s 2023 Golden Globe marks his third win and sixth nomination. He beforehand gained a finest actor statuette in 2013 for the Hatfields & McCoys in addition to a finest director award for his iconic 1990 movie Dances With Wolves.