The Yellowstone star, 68, alleged in courtroom paperwork obtained by Us Weekly that Baumgartner, 49, “has withdrawn from my checking account and charged on my bank card a complete of $95,000, payable to her divorce attorneys and forensic accountant” since April 2023. Costner added that the alleged motion was “carried out with none prior discover to me.”
Elsewhere within the submitting, the Postman actor claimed that the purse designer is refusing to move out of their shared house and is allegedly utilizing the state of affairs to make him conform to “numerous monetary calls for.”
The doc notes that the previous couple’s prenup states that Baumgartner has 30 days to maneuver off of their property after submitting for divorce. “Kevin merely asks that Christine honor her commitments to him, by transferring out of his separate property house. He has provided monetary help to ease the transition,” the submitting claims, including that Costner has “continued to pay 100% of the youngsters’s bills.”
Us confirmed in Could that Baumgartner filed for divorce from the Oscar winner after practically 19 years of marriage, citing irreconcilable variations. In line with the courtroom paperwork, the previous mannequin acknowledged that the duo separated on April 11. Baumgartner and Costner are searching for joint bodily and authorized custody of their three kids: sons Cayden, 15, and Logan, 14, and daughter Grace 12. (The Dances With Wolves star additionally shares daughters Annie, 39, and Lily, 36, and son Joe, 35, with ex-wife Cindy Silva and son Liam, 27, with ex Bridget Rooney).
Costner reacted to Baumgartner’s divorce submitting through an announcement from his rep final month, indicating that the split was not his resolution.
“It’s with nice disappointment that circumstances past his management have transpired which have resulted in Mr. Costner having to take part in a dissolution of marriage motion,” the assertion learn. “We ask that his, Christine’s, and their kids’s privateness be revered as they navigate this troublesome time.”
Later that month, a supply completely instructed Us that the twosome’s cut up was “stunning” as “everybody thought Kevin and his spouse had been tremendous completely happy.” The insider continued: “He really loves her and is trying to get her back. He’s been blindsided by this.”
“My spouse — with 30 bucks — went right down to the shop, I’ll always remember this, and he or she purchased about 30 balloons as a result of it was simply going to be us and our household within the den watching the Golden Globes,” the director — who received the Golden Globe for Finest Actor in Drama Sequence for his position in Yellowstone — gushed through Instagram one month after the award present.
Along with his messy divorce, the Area of Goals actor has not too long ago made headlines amid hypothesis that he was partly responsible for production delays on the second half of Yellowstone’s fifth season. Paramount confirmed in Could that season 5 would be the sequence’ final installment.
“The holdup just isn’t coming from Kevin,” an insider completely instructed Us final month. “He’s additionally very disappointed by the delays, that are past his management.”
Regardless of drama with Baumgartner and Yellowstone delays, Costner is staying centered on his work. He teased his forthcoming western movie Horizon through Instagram final month.
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“We’re deep into the manufacturing of #HorizonFilm, and, I’ve to inform you, I haven’t felt this fashion a few film since we had been making Dances With Wolves,” the California native captioned a snap of his director’s chair on set. “Can’t wait to share it with all of you.