A world famous actor, the undisputed symbol of the international star system, known and appreciated by the general public also for the incredible talent that shows up in the music scene. All this and more john Travolta. He is best known for his interpretations of films that have become a cult in the history of world cinema.
John Joseph Travolta was born in Englewoodin state New Jersey, February 18, 1954. He has Italian and Irish ancestry and a Catholic education. From a young age, he showed a special penchant for dancing and his family encouraged him to take lessons in it faucet tip from to Fred KellyOh great brother gene.
At sixteen, John Travolta quit his studies to go to her New York Find a job and get a role in a travel show fat In 1970. This show’s tour around the United States opened the doors to success for him, which prompted him to move to Los Angeles to continue his acting career.
But the real fame and notoriety comes when John is cast as the Italian-American Tony Maniro in the musical”Saturday night feverThanks to this movie, the actor becomes A true icon of disco music.
Thanks to the latter’s success, the following year Travolta was assigned another important lead role in the popular musical fat. A true cult in the history of cinema, Grease was 3rd highest grossing movie the second half of the seventies afterSharks” And the “star Wars”.
In ’94 Travolta co-starred in another cinematic masterpiece written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, “”Pulp Fiction“.
John Travolta’s private life
John Travolta’s love life has unfortunately been shaken by many dramas. In 1976 she started a relationship with the actress Diana Hyland And which lasts for only one year due to the early death of the young woman who was diagnosed with breast cancer.
In the 1990s, John Travolta married the actress twice Kelly Preston. The first marriage was held on September 5, 1991 by a priest of the religious movement Scientologyrepeated in the same month because it is considered legally void.
From their union three children are born: Jett, Ella Blue And the Benjamin. Unfortunately, the eldest died early at the age of 16, on January 2, 2009. The tragedy that occurred during a family vacation in Bahamasit could have been due to a heart attack, possibly from a syndrome that caused inflammation of the blood vessels that the child was having.
Just a few months ago, a memorial post written by the actor was dated on the day his son turned 30:
Dear Jetty, I miss you more than words can say. I think of you every day. happy birthday. your father’s love.
Currently, the actor will be taking a break from his film career to dedicate more time and energy to his 20-year-old daughter and little Benjamin. The choice also arose after The disappearance of his beloved wife which occurred in 2020, after losing her battle with breast cancer.
In January 2022, John announced to his fans on his profile Instagram Ella Blue releases his daughter’s single titled giddy.
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