Kelly Preston Biography

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Born: October 13, 1962


Date of Birth: October 13, 1962

Born and raised in Hawaii, Kelly Preston also lived in Iraq and Australia where she began to do commercials and developed an interest in advertising. After finishing high school, she moved to Los Angeles and enrolled at UCLA to study acting. Television work followed: Capital, For Love and Honor, Quincy and Tales from the Crypt.

The '80s brought with it some leading roles for her: Secret Admirer, Mischief, Spacecamp, (where she met her first husband Kevin Gage) and Twins, opposite Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Her first marriage only lasted a few years and in 1989, on the set of The Experts, she met her current husband, John Travolta with whom she has a son, Jett, and a daughter, Ella Blue. Tragically, their son died at the age of 16 after falling and hitting his head in the bathroom of their vacation home in the Bahamas.


Casino Jack(2010)
The Last Song(2010)
Old Dogs(2009)
Death Sentence(2007)
Broken Bridges (2006)
Sky High(2005)
Return to Sender(2004)
The Cat in the Hat (2003)
What a Girl Wants(2003)
View From the Top(2003)
Daddy and Them(2001)
Battlefield Earth(2000)
Bar Hopping (2000)
For Love of the Game(1999)
Jack Frost(1998)
Holy Man(1998)
Nothing to Lose (1997)
Addicted to Love (1997)
Jerry Maguire(1996)
Citizen Ruth (1996)
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
Curdled (1996)
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Little Surprises (1995)
Mrs. Munck (1995)
Double Cross (1994)
Love Is a Gun (1994)
Only You (1992)
Run (1991)
The Experts (1989)
Twins (1988)
Spellbinder (1988)
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Love at Stake (1987)
A Tiger's Tale (1987)
52 Pick-Up (1986)
SpaceCamp (1986)
Mischief (1985)
Secret Admirer (1985)
10 to Midnight(1983)
Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn (1983)

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