Travolta appeared in the silver screen version of the Broadway classic Hairspray, playing the iconic Edna Turnblad. Travolta is married to actress Kelly Preston and they have two children. The actor is also a practicing Scientologist. The couple’s teenage son, Jett, passed away in early 2009 as a result of a seizure disorder following an accident during a family vacation in the Bahamas.
John Travolta Biography