LOS ANGELES—Actress Kelly Preston, whose credits included the movies “Twins” and “Jerry Maguire,” died Sunday, her husband John Travolta stated. She was 57.
Travolta confirmed his spouse’s demise in an Instagram post late Sunday. He stated she died after a two-year battle with breast most cancers.
“It's with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my lovely spouse Kelly has misplaced her two-year battle with breast most cancers,” Travolta stated of his spouse of 28 years. “She fought a brave battle with the love and help of so many.”
Preston had a lengthy career on movie and tv and at occasions appearing in movies together with her husband. That they had three youngsters together.
Preston and Travolta have been married at a midnight ceremony in Paris in 1991 whereas the couple have been anticipating their first son, Jett.
In January 2009, Jett Travolta, 16, died after a seizure at the family’s trip residence in the Bahamas. The dying touched off a courtroom case after an ambulance driver and his lawyer have been accused of making an attempt to extort $25 million from the actors otherwise they might release sensitive information about their son’s dying.
Travolta testified during a felony trial that led to a mistrial and was ready to testify a second time, however decided to cease pursuing the case. He cited the severe strain the case and his son’s demise had brought on the family.
Each Preston and Travolta returned to appearing, with Preston’s first position back in the Nicholas Sparks adaptation, “The Final Track,” which starred Miley Cyrus and her future husband, Liam Hemsworth.
That they had two other youngsters, daughter Ella Bleu in 2000 and son Benjamin in 2010.
Travolta and Preston met whereas filming 1988′s “The Specialists.”
They last starred together within the 2018 movie “Gotti,” with Travolta enjoying John Gotti and Preston enjoying the crime boss’s spouse, Victoria.
“Kelly’s love and life will all the time be remembered,” Travolta wrote on Instagram. “I can be taking some time to be there for my youngsters who've misplaced their mother, so forgive me prematurely when you don’t hear from us for a while. But please know that I will really feel your outpouring of love within the weeks and months forward as we heal.”
Preston’s demise was first reported by Individuals journal.