April 23, 2015
Backstage.com | by Jack Smart
The Screen Actors Guild Foundation has announced the newest in its series of Storyline Onlinevideos. Academy Award winner Kevin Costner has paired with his “Black or White” co-star Jillian Estell to read aloud Crystal Hubbard’s children’s book “Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl’s Baseball Dream.”
“We are incredibly grateful to Kevin and Jillian for volunteering their time to read for Storyline Online,” said SAG Foundation president JoBeth Williams in a statement. “We couldn’t have asked for a more perfect confluence of story and readers.”
Storyline Online videos receive more than 4.7 million views monthly by children and classrooms worldwide. Each video includes a supplemental activity guide for children and classrooms watching, geared toward promoting verbal and written skills for those learning English worldwide. To see Costner and Estell read about Toni Stone, the first woman to play America’s favorite pastime in a men’s professional league, see below or visit storylineonline.net.