- Lily Costner is the second child among Kevin Costner’s seven children from three different relationships
- The 37-year-old debuted her acting career in 1995 on The Baby-Sitters Club when she was just nine years old
- Ever since, the child actress has concentrated on a music career and doing many collaborations with her father’s band
Lily Costner is the daughter of actor and musician Kevin Costner and his first wife, Cindy Silva. She followed suit in the entertainment industry as an actress before switching to music.
While she lives quietly, Lily started acting at a young age. She later revealed her singing skills with an appearance in her father’s popular movie Yellow Stone. Aside from having a famous father, her mother is also an actress famed for Dances With Wolves and LiteWeight.
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Lily Costner was born on August 4, 1986, in Los Angeles to Kevin Costner and Cindy Silva, his ex-wife. She was deeply interested in acting as a child and made her movie debut on The Baby-Sitters Club back in 1995. Subsequently, she acted in The Postman, and Black or White. It is noticeable that the child actress is no longer seen on the silver screen.
As it is, she prefers singing and writing songs to acting. Her father revealed in an interview that his talented daughter prefers performing while lauding her songwriting capabilities.
This is against Lily’s silent work usually found in the background. Moreso, she is not the attention-seeking type due to her experience with stardom and its mystery.
Moving on Lily found her niche as a country singer. It is not surprising following her collaborations with her father’s band, Kevin Costner & Modern West.
So far, the band contributed to Tales From Yellowstone Album in which Kevin acted the role of John Dutton, the central character in the plot. She sang on Heaven’s Gate with the band.
She has worked with musicians such as The Alternate Route, Michael Perryman Jones, Trace Adkins, and LillyBrave among others.
Other Elusive Facts About Lily Costner That You Never Knew
1. Her Parents Were Married for 16 Years Before They Divorced
Lily’s parents used to be one of Hollywood’s power couples back in the 80s and 90s. They got married in 1978 following a three-year relationship that they started back at California State University.
Nonetheless, the former college sweetheart’s marriage became strained due to Kevin’s busy movie schedule. In the long run, it contributed to their divorce in 1994.
Following the collapse of her parent’s marriage, their divorce settlement made it to the list of some of the highest in Hollywood at the time. First, Kevin had risen to the top in his career during their sixteen-year marriage, hence the demands for a settlement by Cindy.
Purportedly, Lily’s mother, Cindy got $80 million as a settlement.
2. She is Not The Only Child of the Actor
The Los Angeles native is the second child among 7 of Kevin Costner’s children. She shares the same mother with Annie and Joe. On the other hand, Liam,28 is her stepbrother from her father’s relationship with Bridget Rooney.
Her youngest siblings, Cayden, Hayes, and Grace came from her father’s second marriage to Christine Baumgartner.
So far, most of her siblings have taken in their father’s footsteps as actors or moviemakers.
3. Lily Costner was Once Miss Golden Globe
In 2004, Lily’s position as the daughter of Kevin Costner earned her a spot as Miss Golden Globe. It was renamed the Golden Globe ambassador in 2018 to make it gender neutral.
Many celebrity children who took the honor over the years were able to launch successful careers or get modeling opportunities including Dakota Johnson (2006), Rumer Willis (2009), and Sosie Bacon (2014)
In Lily’s case, she had a brief acting stint before embarking on a musical career.
4. It is Unclear If She is Married or Not
Despite the years she spent in entertainment, Lily has managed to keep her love life far from her profession. As it is with many celebrities or their children, there is curiosity about the men that Lily has been with so far.
Accordingly, there are speculations that she was once involved with Aaron Mortenson. Her alleged relationship with the Los Colognes drummer stems from a loved-up picture she once updated on her Instagram.
As of now, it does not seem like she is married or has any serious relationship going on with her.
5. How Much is Lily Costner’s Net Worth?
Lily’s net worth is likely up to $100,000 even though this has not been verified by the actress-now-turned-singer. Her estimated net worth is based on her acting and singing career of many years.
Her father on the other hand has a net worth of $250 million which he accrued from his acting, singing career, and businesses. The 69-year-old–actor is regarded as one of the best western actors dating to his many roles in commercially successful movies. Kevin earned $1.3 million per episode on his popular role in Yellow Stone making him the highest paid.
Lily Costner, the daughter of Kevin Costner has come a long way, following in her famous father’s footsteps from an early age. Looking at the pace she is going by, it is unclear if is really interested in going big on the mainstream or not. As for now, only the future will tell.