November 6, 1995 |
She has returned, quietly. For months, Cindy Costner has been overseeing the construction and design of Twin Palms, a Newport Beach restaurant that will open this week with a flurry of charity events. The former Fullerton resident and ex-wife of actor Kevin Costner is the creative partner behind the 425-seat emporium that will offer Provencal cooking and musical entertainment. It feels good to be on "familiar ground," Costner says.
December 11, 2013 |
The intersecting fan demographic for baseball and musical theater isn't large, but it is apparently substantial enough to warrant a new stage musical based on the popular 1988 movie "Bull Durham. " Producers announced Wednesday that the new musical will have its world premiere at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta in September 2014. The musical features a script by Ron Shelton, who directed and wrote the original movie, and songs by Susan Werner. The original movie, which starred Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins, follows a minor league veteran who is sent to Durham, N.C., to coach a rookie pitcher.
February 25, 2002
The supernatural love story "Dragonfly," starring Kevin Costner, left, opened at No. 3 over the weekend with an estimated $10.4 million; "Queen of the Damned," with the late singer Aaliyah, premiered at No. 1 with $15.2 million. Story, F4.
July 24, 1990 |
Morgan Creek has locked up Kevin Costner to star in its upcoming Robin Hood epic, "Prince of Thieves," throwing into question the future of two other projects based on the popular legend. "Prince of Thieves," based on a script by Pen Densham and John Watson that Morgan Creek bought for $1.2 million last February, is scheduled for release next spring, the company's officials said. Warner Bros. will distribute the film in the U.S., while Morgan Creek is retaining overseas rights to the movie.
May 1, 1992
Monday's Big West Conference baseball game at Cal State Fullerton between the Titans and UC Irvine, featuring a pregame ceremony honoring actor/director Kevin Costner, is sold out, Fullerton announced Thursday. Titan Field, Fullerton's new baseball stadium, expanded its capacity to 2,070 for the game, which originally was scheduled Sunday.