EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Kevin Costner Talks 'Draft Day'

Tuesday, 08 April 2014 22:24
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Opening in theaters on April 11th is the new football movie Draft Day from director Ivan Reitman (Ghostbusters, Dave). The film stars Academy Award-winner Kevin Costner (Man of Steel, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, 3 Days to Kill), Jennifer Garner (The Odd Life of Timothy Green), Denis Leary (The Amazing Spider-Man), Tom Welling (TV's Smallville), Josh Pence (The Dark Knight Rises), Chadwick Boseman (42), Terry Crews (The Single Moms Club), Sean Combs (Muppets Most Wanted), Rosanna Arquette (Silverado), Chi McBride (I, Robot), Kevin Dunn (Transformers), Sam Elliot (Hulk), Academy Award-nominee Frank Langella (Superman Returns), and Academy Award-winner Ellen Burstyn (The Exorcist). 

IAR's Guest Correspondent Joel Amos recently had a chance to sit down with ROGUE regular Kevin Costner and talk to him about his work on Draft Day. The Oscar-winner discussed his new film, its script, why he continues to make sports movies, what it has in common with Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, For the Love of the Game, and Tin Cup, and why he thinks it's an instant classic.

To watch our exclusive interview with Kevin Costner about Draft Day, please click on the video player above. 


At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver (Costner) has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams.

Draft Day opens in theaters on April 11th.

To read our exclusive interview with Terry Crews about Draft Day, please click here

Special thanks to Joel Amos for providing IAR with this video. 

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