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John Travolta

John Travolta


Date of Birth:
Feb 18, 1954

Place of Birth:
Englewood, New Jersey, United States

Actor, Producer, Writer, Singer, Dancer, Aircraft Pilot

Kelly Preston (m. 1991)


Jumbolair subdivision, Ocala, Florida,Los Angeles, California

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John Travolta - Summary Details

John Joseph Travolta (born February 18, 1954) is an American actor, film producer, dancer, and singer. Travolta first became known in the 1970s, after appearing on the television series Welcome Back, Kotter (1975–1979) and starring in the box office successes Saturday Night Fever (1977) and Grease (1978). His acting career declined through the 1980s, but enjoyed a resurgence in the 1990s with his role in Pulp Fiction (1994), and he has since starred in films such as Face/Off (1997), Swordfish (2001), Wild Hogs, and Hairspray (both 2007).

Travolta was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for performances in Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction. He won his only Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for his performance in Get Shorty and has received a total of six nominations, the most recent being in 2008. In 2014, he received the IIFA Award for Outstanding Achievement in International Cinema. In 2016, Travolta received his first Primetime Emmy Award, as a producer of the first season of the anthology series American Crime Story, subtitled The People v. O. J. Simpson. He also received an additional Emmy nomination and a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of lawyer Robert Shapiro in the series.

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John Travolta Wild Hogs Interview

The comedy WILD HOGS was pure joy for John Travolta and the rest of the stellar cast - William H Macy, Tim Allen and Martin Lawrence, and it is easy to understand why...

John Travolta

John Travolta, dressed immaculately in a steely blue suit that frames those oh so famous eyes, one couldn't help but notice that the silver screen sparkle, in those...

Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Johnson Savages

Savages, Blake Lively stars as Ophelia, the girlfriend to two Laguna Beach entrepreneurs, one an ex-mercenary and the other a principled environmentalist, who've built...

John Travolta - Be Cool

Each time John Travolta walks into a room, no matter how often one interviews the actor, one remains all too aware of his 'cool' factor. Travolta remains the perfect...

Wild Hogs

Four middle-aged men (Tim Allen, John Travolta, Martin Lawrence, William H. Macy) decide to take a road trip from Cincinnati to the Pacific in order to get away from...

Old Dogs

With John Travolta and Robin Williams you would expect a great film and you won't be disappointed. Old Dogs is a hilarious story of two middle aged buddies trying to...

John Travolta

The hit 70s film "Grease" was responsible for catapulting this amazing actor to international stardom and sex symbol status! Having starred in more than 30 films since...

Be Cool

John Travolta is back as Chili Palmer in 'BeCool', a sequel to the smash hit 'Get Shorty' (1995). This time, Chili becomes a different kind of "hit" man - he abandons...

Hugh Jackman - Swordfish - Hacking his way into stardom

Aussie Hugh Jackman continues to be on a Hollywood roll. Though still based in Australia, Hugh is having a blast working with the very best that Hollywood has to...

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3,

In The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3, Denzel Washington stars as New York City subway dispatcher Walter Garber, whose ordinary day is thrown into chaos by an audacious crime:...

Nicole Blonsky Hairspray Interview

They say that in Hollywood it's tough to live out your dreams, but occasionally they come true in more ways than one. Just ask Nicole Blonsky, the delightfully...

The Punisher

Frank Castle is a man who has seen too much death in his life, first as a Delta Force Op and later as an FBI special agent. He has managed to beat considerable odds,...

Walt Becker Wild Hogs Interview,

Wild Hogs.... It's a story about four friends that are kind of at a crossroads in all of their lives. Travolta's character has kind of lost everything, and he decides...

Michelle Pfeiffer Hairspray & Stardust Interview

At 49, Michelle Pfeiffer still looks radiant, with an agelessness so rare amongst her contemporaries. Intensely picky about her work, she seemed to have opted for...

New Movie Network Channels Starpics 1 and Starpics 2 and FMC

The Movie Network Channel has added three new channels; Starpics 1 and Starpics 2 and FMC (Family Movie Channel) we asked Lizzy Lovette what we should expect from the...

Arthur Review

In this fresh new look at a classic story; Russell Brand re-invents the role of loveable billionaire Arthur Bach, an irresponsible charmer who has always relied on two...

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