Kevin Costner and his production company, Tig Productions, is suing his former business executive, Jim Wilson, over allegations of fraud, and seeking $15 million in damages.
In court documents, Costner says he met Wilson back in 1983 during a casting call. Under his direction, Wilson gave Costner his first lead role. In 1991, Costner hired Wilson as Executive VP of his production company, Tig Productions. Costner also brought Wilson on as a producer for the film "Dances With Wolves".
According to court documents obtained by The Blast, it is alleged that Wilson made over $35 million from his business relationship with Kevin Costner, and Costner’s lucrative business opportunities.