'Yellowstone' actor charged with disability payment fraud
On Monday, authorities announced that "Yellowstone" actor Q'Orianka Kilcher had been charged with illegally collecting nearly $97,000 in disability benefits
According to the California Department of Insurance, Kilcher, 32, is charged with two felony counts of workers' compensation insurance fraud
In 2020, Kilcher played Angela Blue Thunder in four episodes of Kevin Costner's Paramount Network Western
She also portrayed Pocahontas in the 2005 movie “The New World” and was in 2019's “Dora and the Lost City of Gold"
Kilcher allegedly injured her neck and right shoulder while working on "Dora" in October 2018
Besides "The New World" in 2005, she also starred in "Dora and the Lost City of Gold" in 2019
Kilcher allegedly injured her neck and right shoulder while working on "Dora" in October 2018.
Kilcher received $96,838 in temporary disability benefits from 2019 to 2021