Posts tagged "Jett Travolta"

John Travolta Boasts How He Helped Cure ‘Car Wreck’ Victim in Church of Scientology Magazine Interview

John Travolta has claimed he helped a car crash survivor who was suffering “constant pain” from a broken ankle by using a mysterious Scientology procedure called “an assist” — leaving the victim “noticeably better” afterwards.The Saturday Night Fever star, who has been studying Scientology since 1975, spoke about the incident in the controversial religion’s latest…

By: Cliff Renfrew / November 30, 2012

Kelly Preston Opens Up About Son Jett Travolta’s Autism and Passing

After nearly four years, Kelly Preston is finally speaking out about the death of her son Jett Travolta.

During an upcoming appearance on The Doctors, Preston discusses the medical conditions that contributed to Jett’s passing in January 2009, when the 16-year-old died after suffering a seizure while at the family’s vacation house i…

By: Cory Lopez / November 20, 2012

John Travolta Extortion Suspect To Go To Trial

Bahamian ambulance driver Tarino Lightbourne, one of the suspects in the John Travolta extortion plot, was glimpsed being led into the courtroom in handcuffs on Wednesday.
Lightbourne, 47, who’s been charged with attempting to extort and conspiracy to extort, is thought to be one of three suspects who allegedly sought $25 million from the…

By: Celebuzz / January 27, 2009

John Travolta Victim of an Extortion Plot

John Travolta’s year is off to a bad start.
The National Enquirer reports that police in the Bahamas are investigating extortion demands made after his 16-year-old son Jett suffered a fatal seizure there earlier this month.
Details of the plot have yet to be released, but police are currently investigating two possible co-conspirators,…

By: Betsy Waldman / January 21, 2009

Morning Buzz: Tom Cruise on Jett Travolta’s Death

Tom Cruise, a friend and fellow Scientologist to John Travolta and Kelly Preston, opens up about the recent death of their son Jett on today’s episode of The View. “I just don’t have the words for it,” Cruise said. “It’s just horrific. Here you have a man, both of them doting parents, they’re wonderful people…

By: Celebuzz / January 9, 2009

Tom Cruise Not Attending Jett Travolta’s Funeral

Following the death of John Travolta and Kelly Preston’s 16-year-old son Jett in the Bahamas on January 2, the teenager’s body has been cremated and was laid to rest in Ocala, Florida, today.
However, one notable fellow Scientologist was not on hand to pay his respects.
TMZ reports that Tom Cruise, 46, wa…

By: Celebuzz / January 8, 2009

Morning Buzz: Brad Pitt Denies Affair

Brad Pitt has reiterated for W magazine that he did not have an affair with Angelina Jolie on the set of Mr. And Mrs. Smith in 2005. TMZ reports that when asked about the events behind his divorce from Jennifer Aniston, Pitt responded that his relationship with companion and mother of his children Jolie didn’t…

By: Celebuzz / January 7, 2009

John Travolta and Kelly Preston Thank Fans

Following the January 1 death of their 16-year-old son Jett in the Bahamas, John Travolta and Kelly Preston have given a message of thanks to their supportive fans.
“We would like to extend our deepest and most heartfelt thanks to everyone who has sent their love and condolences,” Travolta, 54, and Preston, 46, said…

By: Celebuzz / January 5, 2009

Morning Buzz: More On Jett Travolta’s Death

John Travolta’s 16-year-old son Jett, who was found deceased on New Year’s Day, was on medication for seizures, reveals TMZ. The younger Travolta suffered seizures every four days that were “frequent and extremely serious,” according to the Travolta family’s lawyers and was on the anti-seizure drug Depakote to control them. The drug had apparently stopped…

By: Celebuzz / January 5, 2009

Jett Travolta’s Death: Police Disagree With Family on Timeline

Police in the Bahamas are disagreeing with John Travolta’s staff in the wake of the New Year’s Day death of his son Jett, 16, at the Old Bahama Bay Hotel about how long the teenager lay undiscovered in the bathroom.
Police are reporting that Jett was left alone for more than ten hours from…

By: Celebuzz / January 4, 2009

John Travolta’s Son Suffers Fatal Seizure

Pulp Fiction actor John Travolta, 53, and his 46-year-old wife Kelly Preston’s 16-year-old son, Jett, has died, reports TMZ.Rand Memorial Hospital, a medical center in the Bahamas, confirmed the passing.  The family was vacationing on Grand Bahama Island, where attempts to revive the teenager were unsuccessful after he suffered a seizure, said family attorney Michael

By: Celebuzz / January 2, 2009