An insider quietly claimed in late October that Kevin Costner won’t be reprising his position of John Dutton within the iconic “Yellowstone” collection.
Hollywood insider Matt Belloni mentioned on “The City” podcast that, so far as he’s conscious, Costner has no plans to return for the ultimate half of season 5, which can conclude the epic Taylor Sheridan co-created saga.
“Yellowstone will most likely return into manufacturing at the start of the yr. So it might be out this spring or summer season. Scripts are already written, I’m instructed, or are being written. And the query is whether or not Costner is in these closing episodes of this season of ‘Yellowstone.’ And my understanding is that, as of now, he’s not going to be in these episodes,” Belloni mentioned of the scenario with the collection.
Rumors have swirled over Costner’s return, and he has even hinted at suing the present. He’ll most likely be remembered for this position greater than any of his others … ever.
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Belloni is greatest identified for being the primary particular person to disclose tensions rising between Sheridan and Costner. “[Costner’s] ego and his unavailability” apparently annoyed Sheridan, Belloni mentioned on the time. It was a rumor that basically turned out to be principally correct, in so many phrases. (RELATED: ‘Yellowstone’ Star Doesn’t Sound Assured About Kevin Costner’s Return To The Collection)
It’s nearly inconceivable to see how “Yellowstone” would finish with out Costner. However fortunately, two new spin-offs are on the docket to begin as quickly as the unique collection is over. And solid from the primary present are anticipated to participate!