MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:08:52 +0000 Costner: 'Today's just one big melodrama' http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/ff11df51b3864235a8e3abccff5ca016 Kevin Costner reflects on why his rancher family saga show "Yellowstone" has resonated with viewers and been picked up for a second season. (June 18) ff11df51b3864235a8e3abccff5ca016 Tue, 18 Jun 2019 09:38:38 +0000 SHOTLIST: RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLY FILM CLIPS ARE CLEARED FOR MEDIA BROADCAST AND/OR INTERNET USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH THIS STORY ONLY.  NO RE-SALE. NO ARCHIVE. PARAMOUNT NETWORK1. Promo excerpt: "Yellowstone" (2019, season two premiere) ASSOCIATED PRESSWest Hollywood, 30 May 20192. SOUNDBITE (English) Kevin Costner, actor-executive producer, on getting back on the saddle as "Yellowstone"'s star:"Yeah, I thought I was only going to do one season, that evolved really quickly into a multiple thing. And, you know, I had a decision to make to step away from it before it started. And I didn't know what that would do to its chances, quite honestly. And so I agreed to, you know, play along with it for a little bit. But I do feel like, you know, whenever I can take a story and put it out in the middle of our country and against the settings that you're seeing and feel like the story stands up, I'm gonna be attracted to that." PARAMOUNT NETWORK3. Promo excerpt: "Yellowstone" (2019, season two premiere) ASSOCIATED PRESSWest Hollywood, 30 May 20194. SOUNDBITE (English) Kevin Costner, actor-executive producer, on one reason why "Yellowstone" may be resonating with U.S. viewers:"We're a melodrama, and today's -- is just one big melodrama right now, politically. It's just every day, and it doesn't make sense. And it's every day." PARAMOUNT NETWORK5. Promo excerpt: "Yellowstone" (2019, season two premiere) ASSOCIATED PRESSWest Hollywood, 30 May 20196. SOUNDBITE (English) Kevin Costner, actor-executive producer, on "Yellowstone"'s fiction reflecting the country's political fact:"I've had fun my entire career. I've had everything that comes with a career -- being bruised. But I've loved what I've been able to do, and be able to be on God's green earth and ride horses and do this. I'm eternally grateful." PARAMOUNT NETWORK7. Promo excerpt: "Yellowstone" (2019, season two premiere) =========================================================== Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Kevin Costner reflects on why his rancher family saga show "Yellowstone" has resonated with viewers and been picked up for a second season. (June 18) Costner: 'Today's just one big melodrama'