Kevin Costner Welcomes Son Hayes Logan

02/13/2009 at 09:30 AM ET
Charles Sykes/AP

Congratulations to Kevin Costner and wife Christine! The couple welcomed son Hayes Logan Costner last night, Thursday, February 12th, in Los Angeles. Baby boy weighed in at 8 lbs., 15 oz. Kevin recently told AP Radio he wanted to name the baby Hayes after a cowboy character in a Western he’s planning to film, as he believes Hayes is a “great Western name.”

The couple announced the pregnancy in October, confirming their baby was a boy later that month.

Hayes joins Kevin, 54, and Christine’s son Cayden Wyatt, 21 months, and Kevin’s children Annie, 24, Lily, 22, Joe, 20, and Liam, 12, from previous relationships.


FILED UNDER: Births , News

Share this story:

Your reaction:

Add A Comment reserves the right to remove comments at their discretion.

Showing 49 comments

brannon on

Love the name Hayes! One of my favorites!

Peggy on

I love the name Hayes! he was a character on Walker Texas Ranger that Chuck Norris played as well. Congrats to the whole family!

Jane on

Congrats! Babies can make our lives so brite and alive. I love his name.

VENA526 on

CONGRATULATIONS to all of you on your new healthy bouncing baby boy!!! What a blessing. Hayes is a good name. Good Going!!!

Tammy on

Congratulations on the birth of your son. Hope everyone is doing wonderful. We think that’s a great choice of a name, it’s our last name. Best wishes to you all.

Carrie on

Congratulations! May God bless and be with you during each and every precious moment! Blessings!

Susan on

How wonderful and exciting! Congratulations and a blessed life for your little one(s)! Great names you’ve chosen for your children.

SY on

What a great name!

N~ on

Thats a great name! Congrats on everything you have accomplished and the new baby!

Alex on

Congrats to the whole family, big brothers and sisters galore! Not massively keen on the name really. The elder Costner children have such beautiful classic names, but Cayden and Hayes are a total departure from that. I wonder if Christine got the final say lol. I must say though, it’s nice that Hayes has a story behind his name, even though I’m not a fan of it.

Sharon on

Congratulatons to you both ! May you have nothing but health and happiness for your entire family :}

Tracey on

Congrats on new baby.

Pat Kemp on

Congradulations, on your new family member. Hayes is a nice western name and he’s a healthy big boy. The best to the Costmer family.



Sarah on

Saw you in concert in OKC last week…Your love for your family shines thru.

Cat on

What is better than a new life/miracle to add to the family!!! Congrats!!!!!

Tami on

Congratulations~ Feb.12 is a great day to be born…I was born on that day 45 years ago! Love the names Cayden & Hayes!
Missed seeing you in Austin & The Woodlands, hope ya come to an open Houston venue soon! I was an extra in Tin Cup and loved every minute of it. Best wishes & many blessings to your whole family!

Dierna on

Hayes Logan?? Was he named after the General Hospital character Logan Hayes?

Pamela Creel on

I love the name Hayes Logan! I’m expecting a granddaughter anyday—hoping for valentines day! Congratulations Always! I’m loving your music also!

Kim on

I saw you at the Granada in Dallas last Friday night. Pushing it, weren’t you? Just kidding. I enjoyed your performance, even if I did have to stand the whole time! Congrats! You’re my age (my birthday is January 17th), and I have 3 grandchildren. I love them very much, but they wear me out in 12 hours. How do you do it? Kim

Don Tunstall on

Kevin, You have made great films that have inspired our imagination and allowed me to reflect on chilhood dreams (For the Love of the Game / Field of Dreams) as well as other extremely entertaining movies (Dances With Wolves). You deserve all of the joy and happiness that Hayes will bring to your already beautiful family. Way to go Kevin and Christine!

Kate on

Mr and Mrs. Costner,

CONGRATULATIONS on the newest addition to your fmaily!!!

Best wishes

Ashley on

I love the baby’s name Hayes. Congratulations on the new baby.

Alecia on

Love the name Hayes, it’s also my younger cousin’s name as well.

Jeannie on

What a wonderful name. My maiden name is Hayes and my grandson is also nemed Sidney Hayes, we call him Hayes, Best wishes to you and new baby.

Lori on

How cute! He is going to be just as cute as daddy!

Merri.. aka MsMerrimous on

Congratulations Kevin and Christine!

It seems like yesterday Cayden arrived and now he’s a big brother! Nice name! I look forward to meeting the cowboy he was named after at the movies.


Susan on

Congratulations to the newest addition to the Costner family!

Brandi on

Wow I love the name, congratulations to them.

Sofia on

my nanny when i was younger is having a boy in february and it going to name his hayes too!! small world!

Mia on

His sons names sound good together, Cayden and Hayes.

jen on

A baby is a blessing for anyone. How fortunate that he has loving and attentive parents. Congratulations.

Dani on


katie on

Congratulations and Best wishes to your family!!!

Leila on

I had to look twice when I saw the name Hayes, very different but I like it! Congrats to the family, six kids… WOW!

Malou on

Congratulations to the famous actor on his new baby boy. Love the name Hayes by the way.

Best wishes from Malou.

Anna Szwarc on

Congratulations to Kevin and Christine! God bless your family and that new, healthy little boy. What a nice family.


Monica Bohn on

I have followed your career, Kevin, and I am so proud of your achievements both personally and professionally. Therefore, I must congratulate you and and Christine on your expanding family. I pray God’s Blessings upon all of you, keeping you happy, healthy, and loved, forever. Good Luck!!

Noelle Murphy on

May have the integrity of their father and the grace of their mother! Congratulations to a beautiful and blessed family.

Jodi on

Congrats on the new baby! Uber cool name. Just saw you and Modern West in concert at the Cabooze in freezing cold Mpls, MN…had a blast watching you jam, great show! You have certainly been blessed in life, love and career and I wish you and your entire family only happy healthy years to come! I look forward to your next project, Jodi G.

Harvey Levin Gay on

kevin costner is one of my favorite actores. I think that its wonderful he is now a father!

Eggi on

Congratulation Kevin and Christine.
I wish you all the best and a happy and healthy life.

Judith on

Congrats to Kevin, Christine and rest of family. My son is also named after former Western men: James Wyatt, after Jesse James and Wyatt Earp. Babies are blessings!!

Stephany on

Congrats to Kevin and Christine and baby Cayden! I love the name Hayes. Very Western and fitting.

Marie McIntosh on

Congratulations on your new arrival!! My oldest son is who serving in Iraq is named Logan! Much happiness to you!

Emjay on

Many congratulations Christine & Kevin on the birth of Hayes Logan. Never heard the name before, but it has a great Western ring to it. Hope the bassinet is free of toys now!

Julie Childers on

CONGRATULATIONS on the new baby!!!!!

Mary Holtz on

CONGRATULATIONS! My sons name is also Hayes,(Hayes Evan),
my daughters is Haven Amanda. Till now I had never known anyone
else with his name. I love it and get many compliments on it just
as you are! Best Wishes!!

Laura Tomko on

Congratulations Christine & Kevin on the birth of your new baby. Enjoy, they grow up fast. Best of wishes.

From Our Partners

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters