John Travolta and Late Wife Kelly Preston Had One Daughter — Quick Facts about Ella Travolta
She is not as famous as her late mother, Kelly Preston, or her father, John Travolta, but Ella Bleu Travolta does have a few acting credits to her name. Here are some interesting facts about her that you may not know.
Ella Bleu Travolta is known for being a great actress and a loving daughter to her parents, Kelly Preston and John Travolta. She often shares posts on social media that show her feelings about her family.
In June, she confessed that she is forever thankful for her father. She also called her mother "beautiful and loving" shortly after her passing. Here's what you should know about Ella.
Ella Bleu Travolta at 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on May 22, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. | Photo: Getty Images
SHE IS A MIDDLE CHILD
Ella had an older brother, Jett Travolta, who passed away in 2009. Jett had a seizure while the family was vacationing in the Bahamas. Travolta and Preston, who tied the knot in 1991, welcomed their third child, son Benjamin, in November 2010.
John Travolta and Kelly Preston on August 28, 2002 at Ed Sullivan Theatre in New York City, New York, United States. | Photo: Getty Images
SHE LOVES TO ENTERTAIN
In a 2019 interview, Ella said she has loved performing, singing, dancing, and putting on shows at home for her loved ones since she was a little child.
Meanwhile, in 2017, her father said in an interview that he wanted Ella to pursue acting because she is good at it. He added that his daughter is a good performer.
During an interview, Ella was asked about her favorite films of her parents.
SHE CO-STARRED WITH HER DAD IN FILMS
Ella co-starred with her father in the 2019 thriller "The Poison Rose." She also had a small role in the 2009 movie "Old Dogs."
SHE TURNS TO HER DAD FOR ACTING ADVICE
Her father is a brilliant actor. Hence, Ella would seek acting advice from him on set to prepare herself for her dramatic role as a young widow on "The Poison Rose." She explained:
"It helped so much having my dad there. It was so comforting and he's the best mentor ever."
ELLA'S FAVORITE FILMS OF HER PARENTS
During an interview, Ella was asked about her favorite films of her parents. She said that her top pick among her father's movies are "From Paris with Love" and "Grease." She counted "Cat in the Hat" and "What a Girl Wants" as among her favorite movies starring her mom.
HER MOTHER'S DEATH
On July 12, Ella's mother, Preston, passed away, two years after being diagnosed with breast cancer. She was 57. The late actress chose to keep her treatment private.
Travolta confirmed her death on social media. The actor said that Preston fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many people. In his announcement, Travolta thanked the doctors and nurses who cared for his wife.