Kevin Costner Allegedly Instructed His Three Youngsters About His Divorce By way of A Zoom Name

Courtroom paperwork obtained by Folks allege that “Yellowstone” star Kevin Costner advised his three teenage youngsters about his divorce by way of a short video name, the outlet reported Wednesday.

Costner is within the throes of a dramatic and chaotic divorce from his now-estranged spouse, Christine Baumgartner. The couple’s youngsters, Cayden, 16, Hayes, 14, and Grace, 13, have been apparently knowledgeable of the divorce by way of Zoom name with their father whereas he was away engaged on location in Las Vegas, Folks reported, citing courtroom paperwork obtained by the outlet.

“The kids’s welfare has at all times been my highest precedence, and I used to be involved they’d discover out concerning the divorce earlier than Kevin and I might inform them. It was necessary for me that we inform the kids in particular person and collectively,” Baumgartner acknowledged within the courtroom paperwork, in line with Folks.

“He disregarded my proposal to do what I felt was proper primarily based on analysis and my relationship with the kids. As a substitute, he insisted that he had the correct to inform them that we have been getting divorced ‘first’ and inform them privately ‘with out me current,’” she continued. (RELATED: REPORT: Kevin Costner Might Not Return To ‘Yellowstone’ In 2023)

The decision apparently lasted all of 10 minutes. Baumgartner claims she is confused as to why Costner would resolve to do that, particularly after an nearly 25-year relationship collectively. A supply near the scenario acknowledged that Baumgartner filed for divorce whereas Costner was away, filming on location. The actor apparently FaceTimes his children often in such conditions.