John Travolta

Gender: male | Birthday: 1954-02-18 | Place of Birth: Englewood, New Jersey, USA

John Joseph Travolta (born February 18, 1954) is an American actor, film producer, dancer, and singer. He first became known in the 1970s, after appearing on the television series Welcome Back, Kotter and starring in the box office successes Saturday Night Fever and Grease. Travolta's career re-surged in the 1990s, with his role in Pulp Fiction, and he has since continued starring in Hollywood films, including Face/Off, Ladder 49 and Wild Hogs. Travolta has twice been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor. The first, for his role in Saturday Night Fever and the second for Pulp Fiction. He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his performance in Get Shorty.Travolta, the youngest of six children, was born and raised in Englewood, New Jersey, an inner-ring suburb of New York City. His father, Salvatore Travolta, was a semi-professional football player turned tire salesman and partner in a tire company. His mother, Helen Cecilia, was an actress and singer who had appeared in The Sunshine Sisters, a radio vocal group, and acted and directed before becoming a high school drama and English teacher. His siblings are Joey, Ellen, Ann, Margaret, and Sam Travolta. Travolta's father was a second-generation Italian American and his mother was Irish American; he grew up in an Irish-American neighborhood and has said that his household was predominantly Irish in culture. His family was Roman Catholic.Travolta married actress Kelly Preston in 1991. The couple had a son, Jett, (April 13, 1992 - January 2, 2009), and have a daughter, Ella Bleu, born in 2000. On May 18, 2010, Travolta and Preston announced that she is pregnant with the couple's third child. The couple has regularly attended marriage counselling, and Travolta admits that therapy has helped the marriage. Travolta was involved with actress Diana Hyland, whom he met while filming The Boy in the Plastic Bubble; the relationship ended when she died of breast cancer in 1977.Travolta is a certified pilot and owns five aircraft, including an ex-Australian Boeing 707–138 airliner. The plane bears the name Jett Clipper Ella in honor of his children. His $4.9 million estate in the Jumbolair subdivision in Ocala, Florida, is situated on Greystone Airport with its own runway and taxiway right to his front door.Travolta has been a practitioner of Scientology since 1975 when he was given the book Dianetics while filming the movie The Devil's Rain in Durango, Mexico.

Movies of John Travolta

Speed Kills
Speed Kills

Speed Kills   2018

Release Date: 2018-08-16

Rating: 0

Production Companies: Hannibal Pictures / Pimienta /

Director: Jodi Scurfield / Jodi Scurfield /

Gotti
Gotti

Gotti   2018

Release Date: 2018-06-15

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies: Emmett Furla Oasis Films (EFO Films) / Highland Film Group (HFG) /

Director: Nick DiRosa / Nick DiRosa /

Stars: 
John Travolta  /  Kelly Preston  /  Stacy Keach
Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees
Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees

Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees   2017

Release Date: 2017-04-16

Rating: 6

Production Companies:

Director:

Stars: 
Barry Gibb  /  John Travolta
David Blaine: Beyond Magic
David Blaine: Beyond Magic

David Blaine: Beyond Magic   2016

Release Date: 2016-11-16

Rating: 6.1

Production Companies:

Director: Arnold Schwarzenegger / Arnold Schwarzenegger /

Stars: 
David Blaine  /  Margot Robbie  /  Jennifer Lawrence
In a Valley of Violence
In a Valley of Violence

In a Valley of Violence   2016

Release Date: 2016-10-21

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies: Blumhouse Productions / Universal /

Director: Ti West / Ti West /

Stars: 
Ethan Hawke  /  Taissa Farmiga  /  James Ransone
I Am Wrath
I Am Wrath

I Am Wrath   2016

Release Date: 2016-04-14

Rating: 4.8

Production Companies: Patriot Pictures / Vallelonga Productions /

Director: David Allen Cluck / David Allen Cluck /

Criminal Activities
Criminal Activities

Criminal Activities   2015

Release Date: 2015-11-20

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies: NeeNee Productions / Capacity Pictures /

Director: Jackie Earle Haley / Jackie Earle Haley /

Stars: 
Dan Stevens  /  John Travolta  /  Michael Pitt
Life on the Line
Life on the Line

Life on the Line   2015

Release Date: 2015-11-05

Rating: 5.3

Production Companies:

Director: Christine Wilson / Christine Wilson /

Stars: 
John Travolta  /  Kate Bosworth  /  Devon Sawa
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief   2015

Release Date: 2015-01-25

Rating: 7.7

Production Companies: Jigsaw Productions / HBO Documentary Films /

Director: Katie Holmes / Katie Holmes /

Stars: 
Paul Haggis  /  Jason Beghe  /  Alex Gibney
The Forger
The Forger

The Forger   2014

Release Date: 2014-09-10

Rating: 5.6

Production Companies: Code Entertainment / Solution Entertainment Group /

Director: Betsy Kuehn / Betsy Kuehn /

Killing Season
Killing Season

Killing Season   2013

Release Date: 2013-07-12

Rating: 5.4

Production Companies:

Director: Stefania Velichkova / Stefania Velichkova /

Stars: 
Robert De Niro  /  John Travolta  /  Milo Ventimiglia
Casting By
Casting By

Casting By   2012

Release Date: 2012-09-09

Rating: 7.5

Production Companies:

Director: Tom Donahue / Tom Donahue /

Stars: 
Jeff Bridges  /  Robert De Niro  /  Robert Duvall
Savages
Savages

Savages   2012

Release Date: 2012-07-06

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Ixtlan / Relativity Media /

Director: Benicio del Toro / Benicio del Toro /

The Secrets of Scientology
The Secrets of Scientology

The Secrets of Scientology   2010

Release Date: 2010-09-28

Rating: 7

Production Companies: BBC One / BBC One /

Director:

Stars: 
John Sweeney  /  Tom Cruise  /  L. Ron Hubbard
From Paris with Love
From Paris with Love

From Paris with Love   2010

Release Date: 2010-02-05

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies: Apipoula? / M6 Films /

Director: Isabelle Querrioux / Isabelle Querrioux /

Old Dogs
Old Dogs

Old Dogs   2009

Release Date: 2009-11-24

Rating: 5.3

Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures / Tapestry Films /

Director: Thomas Robinson Harper / Thomas Robinson Harper /

Stars: 
Robin Williams  /  John Travolta  /  Seth Green
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3   2009

Release Date: 2009-06-11

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies: Columbia Pictures / Escape Artists /

Director: John Turturro / John Turturro /

Stars: 
Denzel Washington  /  John Travolta  /  Luis Guzmán
Bolt
Bolt

Bolt   2008

Release Date: 2008-11-21

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures / Walt Disney Animation Studios /

Director: Rick Moore / Rick Moore /

Stars: 
John Travolta  /  Miley Cyrus  /  Susie Essman
Hairspray
Hairspray

Hairspray   2007

Release Date: 2007-07-13

Rating: 6.5

Production Companies: New Line Cinema / Ingenious Film Partners /

Director: John Waters / John Waters /

Brando
Brando

Brando   2007

Release Date: 2007-05-01

Rating: 7.5

Production Companies: The Greif Company / Thinkfactory Media /

Director: Al Pacino / Al Pacino /

Stars: 
Marlon Brando  /  Jane Fonda  /  Al Pacino
Wild Hogs
Wild Hogs

Wild Hogs   2007

Release Date: 2007-03-02

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies: Wild Hogs Productions / Touchstone Pictures /

Director: Tim Allen / Tim Allen /

Stars: 
Tim Allen  /  John Travolta  /  Martin Lawrence
Lonely Hearts
Lonely Hearts

Lonely Hearts   2006

Release Date: 2006-04-30

Rating: 6

Production Companies: Millennium Films / Emmett/Furla Films /

Director: Todd Robinson / Todd Robinson /

Stars: 
John Travolta  /  James Gandolfini  /  Salma Hayek
Be Cool
Be Cool

Be Cool   2005

Release Date: 2005-03-04

Rating: 5.4

Production Companies:

Director: Anna Nicole Smith / Anna Nicole Smith /

Stars: 
John Travolta  /  Uma Thurman  /  Vince Vaughn
Sylvester Stallone Bio.
Sylvester Stallone Bio.

Sylvester Stallone Bio.   2005

Release Date: 2005-03-01

Rating: 0

Production Companies:

Director: Arnold Schwarzenegger / Arnold Schwarzenegger /

Stars: 
Frank Stallone  /  Burt Young  /  Talia Shire
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