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Yellowstone: Kevin Costner will leave the series after the fifth season

Yellowstone: Kevin Costner will leave the series after the fifth season

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After much speculation, Kevin Costner he is apparently ready to quit Yellowstone after fifth season of the popular drama series. Entertainment Tonight reports sources close to the show’s production say the star will not be returning to the parent series Yellowstone Of Taylor Sheridan after the conclusion of the fifth season. The news comes after reports of alleged conflicts between the Paramount series star and co-creator Taylor Sheridan over the actor’s filming commitments for the remaining episodes of the current season.

The site also said that sources are reporting that the cast and crew of Yellowstone are not yet sure when filming will resume on the remaining episodes that remain to be filmed fifth season in Montana, which is leading to “a lot of confusion and frustration.” In February, ET caught up with Puck News reporter Matthew Belloni, who was the first to report on the on-set issues that reportedly plagued the show as it worked on its fifth season. “Yellowstone is really in limbo right now until they figure out if Kevin Costner he will return or, more likely, if he is written off the show“, explained Belloni. “Once that decision is made, they can finish writing the second half of this season, shoot it, and it will likely air in the fall.“.

Amid all of this, the actor’s attorney, Marty Singer, has responded to the allegations in a statement to ET. “The idea that Kevin was only willing to work one week in the second half of season 5 of Yellowstone it is an absolute lie. It’s ridiculous – and anyone suggesting it shouldn’t be believed for a second“said the lawyer. He added: “As anyone who knows anything about Kevin knows, he is incredibly passionate and connected to the series and has always gone above and beyond to ensure its success.“. The scheduling conflicts are related to the processing of Horizon: An American Sagaa project that the actor and director has been working on for over a decade and which the first part is already in post-production. Horizon: An American Saga will be a four-part film produced by New Line and Warner Bros. Discovery.

News of Costner’s exit from the show comes a day after it was revealed his wife to whom he’s been married of 18 years, Christine Costner, has filed for divorce. “It is with great sadness that circumstances beyond his control have arisen resulting in Mr. Costner having to participate in a dissolution of marriage action“Costner’s rep told ET on Monday. “We ask that his and Christine’s and their children’s privacy be respected as they navigate this difficult time“. In February it was reported that Kevin Costner may have cut back on his shooting schedule for the remainder of season five and what a one spin-off of Yellowstone driven by Matthew McConaughey it was in the works.

Yellowstone was created by Taylor Sheridan and John Linson. In the cast in addition to the protagonist, we find Luke Grimes, Kelly ReillyWes Bentley, Cole Hauser, Kelsey Asbille, Brecken Merrill, Jefferson White, Forrie Smith, Denim Richards, Ian Bohen, Finn Little, Ryan Bingham, Gil Birmingham, Jen Landon and Kathryn Kelly. “The series chronicles the Dutton family, headed by John Dutton, who control the largest contiguous ranch in the United States“, reads the synopsis. “Between shifting alliances, unsolved murders, gaping wounds and deserved respect – the ranch is in constant conflict with those it borders – a booming city, an Indian reservation and America’s first national park“.