Cindy Costner aka Cynthia Silva is an American theatre and film actress. She is best known for her work in the films Dance with Wolves and LiteWeight.
She is most famous due to her marriage with renowned American Oscar-winning actor, Kevin Costner.
Age| How old is Cynthia?
Cindy was born on October 29, 1956. She is 67 years old as of 2023.
Early Life| Parents| Siblings
She was born in California,to her parents Louis Silva and Patricia Joan Antonucci.She grew up with her sister and attended a private school then later Cindy enrolled at California State University.
There Cindy graduated with a degree in Biological Science.She briefly acted and got roles like in Cinderella and Snow White at Disneyland in Anahelm California.
Cindy Costner Husband | Kevin Costner | Divorce
Cindy began dating Kevin Costner in March 1975 when they were the Delta Chi fraternity member in college. Her husband Kevin, is a renowned actor, director, producer.
He has won several awards including two Oscars, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and one Emmy Award. Just after three years of their budding relationship, the pair got hitched on 11 February 1978 when she was 21 years of age.
They decided to end their 16 years of marriage on 12 December 1994. Both stated that they amicably resolved all issues regarding their children and financial matter, and a divorce settlement was reached. The final divorce proceeding reportedly escalated to £50 million.
Since their divorce, Kevin Costner has been in several relationships, the recent one being with Christine Baumgartner.
Remarry | Larry Ameen
In 2004,Cindy remarried Larry Ameen,who at that time was an executive in the denim clothing industry.Larry Ameen is currently the CEO of Dogwood Investment.
After marrying Larry,Cindy changed her name to Cindy Antonucci-Ameen.
Cindy Costner Children| Annie| Lily| Joseph
Cindy and Kevin are parents to three children. Annie Clayton Costner born on 15th April 1984, Lily McCall Costner born on 4th August 1986, and Joseph “Joe” Tedrick Costner born on 31st January 1988.
Annie Clayton Costner is a director,actress and a producer.She founded Sound Off Films in 2014, and is married to Dr.Danny Cox.
Lily Costner is currently working as a performer on the soundtrack of some few project,though she also has been an actor for some time.
Joseph Costner is the founder of Spartan Recording.
Cindy Costner Movies
Cindy showed a keen interest in acting from her school days. While at school she used to participate in different local plays. She started her acting career with theatre play.
She eventually debuted in the screen in 1990 in the film Dances with Wolves along with her ex-husband, Kevin Costner. The movie is an American epic film it was directed and produced by her Kevin Costner.
The film was based on the 1988 book of the same name by Michael Blake. It tells the story of Union Army Lieutenant John J. Dunbar played by Costner who travels to the American frontier to find a military post and of his dealings with a group of Lakota Indians.
The movie was well received by critics and audiences. It is credited as a leading influence for the revitalization of the Western genre of filmmaking in Hollywood.
In 2007, Dances with Wolves was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.
In 1998, She appeared in LiteWeight. The film was directed and written by Marcus G. Lopez in the film she featured alongside renowned actor including Bequi Sierra, Jeffrey Garcia, and Jesse Borrego.
What Is Cynthia Doing Now?| Cindy Costner in 2023
Cindy is currently a social activist,speaking up for women’s rights and speaking against exploitation of women in the society.
Cindy received the sum of $50 million as of 2023.