Gallery: Stephen Baldwin Sues Kevin Costner Over BP Gulf Oil Separating...

 

Cast your mind back to May. The Gulf of Mexico oil spill was at its peak and when it looked like all was lost, one man stepped forward with a ground-breaking solution – Kevin Costner. Costner, famous for starring in films such as The Untouchables, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and Field of Dreams, announced that his company, Ocean Therapy Solutions, had developed a technology that could separate oil from water. The device apparently worked so well, that BP ordered 32 of the half-million dollar centrifuge machines for use in Gulf cleanup operations. However, Costner is now facing legal action from another member of Hollywood’s elite – Stephen Baldwin, over the ingenious invention.

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  1. Apole February 16, 2011 at 12:19 pm

    I don’t know about the merits of the case, but calling Stephen Baldwin a “member of Hollywood’s elite” is quite a stretch.

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