John Travolta

American actor, dancer and singer

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John Travolta: American actor, dancer and singer
John Joseph Travolta is an American actor, singer and dancer. Travolta rose to fame during the 1970s, 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 Get Shorty (1995), Broken Arrow (1996), Face/Off (1997), Swordfish (2001), Be Cool (2005), Wild Hogs (2007), Hairspray (2007), Bolt (2008), and The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009).


John Travolta marks late son Jett's 28th birthday [Video]

John Travolta marks late son Jett's 28th birthday

John Travolta has paid tribute to his late son Jett on what would have been his 28th birthday.

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John Travolta recalls dancing with 'charismatic' Princess Diana: 'I was nervous,' 'awestruck'

John Travolta is looking back on the night he danced with Princess Diana at the 1985 state dinner at the White House, saying he was "nervous." - Published

Iconic dress Princess Diana wore to dance with John Travolta up for auction

Princess Diana's midnight blue Victor Edelstein velvet evening gown, which she famously wore while dancing with John Travolta, is heading to auction. - Published

John Travolta shares a rare glimpse of son Ben, 8, flying a plane: He's 'taking my place'

John Travolta shared a rare glimpse of his 8-year-old son Ben with wife Kelly Preston, riding shotgun in the cockpit of a Quantas airplane. - Published

Screen tests of Hollywood legends

As long as there have been movies, there have been screen tests. "Sunday Morning" looks back at some early footage of actors who would go on to movie and TV immortality, from Charlie Chaplain giving..
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'Grease' stars John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John to reunite for singalongs and Q&As

Good news for hopelessly devoted "Grease" fans: John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John will reunite for three nights in December in Florida. - Published

'Pulp Fiction' turns 25: Quentin Tarantino made hearts stop with Uma Thurman's overdose scene

Quentin Tarantino made moviegoers' hearts stop 25 years ago when Uma Thurman's Mia overdosed with John Travolta's Vincent Vega in "Pulp Fiction." - Published

'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Sean Spicer struck with disco 'Fever,' but who got burned?

Movie Night brought an elimination even before "Dancing With the Stars" started Monday night. Who went packing as Sean Spicer channeled John Travolta? - Published

'Dumb' and 'painful to watch': John Travolta, 'The Fanatic' are shredded by critics

"It’s probably for the best that 'The Fanatic' is so terrible. If it were made with any actual care, it’d be offensive instead of just dumb," a review read. - Published

John Travolta laughs off how people 'interpreted' his supposed Taylor Swift VMAs mix-up

John Travolta is laughing off his supposed Taylor Swift snafu at the VMAs after Twitter thought he tried to give an award to her drag queen double Jade Jolie. - Published

John Travolta tries to give VMA to wrong Taylor Swift

It's the best awards show flub since "Adele Dazeem" – which was also Travolta
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MTV VMAs: The six biggest moments - Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and more

All you need to know from the music video awards, including Taylor, Missy, Miley and John Travolta.
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VMAs 2019: Taylor Swift calls out Trump, John Travolta has awkward mix-up and more moments you missed

Taylor Swift got political, Miley Cyrus got raw and John Travolta got another performer wrong during Monday's Video Music Awards. - Published

John Travolta is 'very proud' of Olivia Newton-John as she battles cancer for third time

"She looks incredible," John Travolta said of his "Grease" co-star Olivia Newton-John, who is battling stage 4 breast cancer. - Published

Welcome back! John Travolta re-enacts his iconic roles Danny Zuko and Vinnie Barbarino

John Travolta brought some of his unforgettable roles back to life during a "John Travolt-Off" with Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show." - Published