John Travolta’s wife Kelly Preston dies aged 57

John Travolta’s wife Kelly Preston dies aged 57

John Travolta announced that his wife Kelly Preston had died after a ‘courageous fight’ against breast cancer

The actor wrote on Instagram: “It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer.

The couple had been married for 29 years and had three children, including Jett who died aged 16 in 2009.

Preston died on Sunday morning having ‘fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many’, Travolta said as he revealed his wife’s two-year cancer ordeal for the first time.

Preston appeared alongside Tom Cruise as his fiancee in Jerry Maguire, and with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito in the comedy Twins.

She also starred several times with her husband, most recently in mob flick Gotti in 2018.