Kevin Costner‘s getting off simple paying $129k monthly in youngster help … in response to Christine Baumgartner who desires that quantity elevated to make sure their youngsters maintain residing giant after they’re together with her.
Christine filed docs, obtained by TMZ, asking the court docket to rethink the quantity of kid help Kevin pays attributable to 2 components — 1. ensuring the children take pleasure in the identical way of life with each mother and father, and a pair of. what she’s discovered about how a lot cash Kevin’s been making.
She lays it out within the docs, explaining their 4 youngsters reside in a seaside compound with their dad that is value between $65 million and $95 mil … they usually additionally fly non-public on luxurious holidays with Kevin.
You will recall, Kevin took the children to Aspen final month — proper after Christine had them in Hawaii. She says Kevin must pay ample youngster help “in order that the kids can go on comparable holidays when they’re together with her. That is true even when the kid help funds additionally enhance Christine’s way of life.”
Christine says that is merely the usual required by California household code. Primarily based on that alone, she says the $129k/month will not minimize it, and he or she’s as an alternative estimating $175,057/month.
And by the way in which, Christine says that is a deal as a result of that greater quantity “won’t be ample to copy Kevin’s way of life, however will probably be ample to permit her to offer a life-style for the kids which is comparatively comparable.”
Now, as for Kevin’s earnings … she says his common money circulate for the final 2 years was $19,248,467 every year, or greater than $1.6 million every month. Primarily based on them having 50/50 custody of the children, she claims California tips require Kevin to pay that $175k/mo. she’s requesting.
And, she paints a really inexperienced image of Kevin’s profession … claiming he made $11 million for Season 4 of “Yellowstone,” and $10 mil for Season 5. Plus, she says he is scheduled to make $12 million for his upcoming “Horizon” movie, and one other $12 mil for the sequel which has already been greenlit.
By the way in which, Christine’s been home looking — she says she’s presently residing in a trip rental, however in September she’s shifting right into a month-to-month rental in Montecito for $40k/month.
Feels like a candy pad, however within the docs she grouses, “In contrast to Kevin’s Seaside Membership Compound, the September rental is on the mountain aspect of the freeway. It doesn’t have seaside entrance entry, neither is it strolling distance to the seaside, and has no scenic view.”