'Yellowstone' actress charged with felony fraud after collecting nearly $97,000 in disability payments

An actress from the hit TV show "Yellowstone" has been charged with two felonies after

allegedly collecting nearly $97,000 through a workers' compensation fraud even thought she was still able to work.

Q’orianka Kilcher, 32, of North Hollywood, has been charged with two felony counts of

workers' compensation insurance fraud after she received $96,838 in temporary disability

benefits between 2019 and 2021, the California Department of Insurance said.

According to the insurance department, Kilcher collected the funds for several months

while she was working on the set of "Yellowstone." Kilcher played Angela Blue Thunder for four episodes that aired in 2020.

The Paramount Network series "Yellowstone" stars Kevin Costner,

Kelly Reilly, Luke Grimes and Wes Bentley. It has four seasons.