John Travolta Net Worth | Bio, Age, Height, Weight & Career 2022


John Travolta Net Worth

$250 million

Name John Travolta
Date of Birth February 18, 1954
Age 68 years old
Height 6 ft 1 inch (1.88m)
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Religion Scientology
Net Worth $250 million


John Travolta Introduction

John Travolta is an actor and singer from the United States. During the 1970s, he rose to prominence by featuring in the television series Welcome Back, Kotter and featured in the box office hits Carrie, Saturday Night Fever, Grease, and Urban Cowboy.

John Travolta Early Life

John Travolta Early Life

John Joseph Travolta was born in 1954, on the 18th, of February in  Englewood, New Jersey. Salvatore, his dad, was a moderately American football player who operated a tire repair business, and Helen Cecilia, his mom, was an actor and singer.

Travolta was the middle of six children and completed Dwight Morrow High School before dropping out as a junior at the age of 17.

John Travolta Personal Life

John Travolta Personal Life

In 1991, Travolta wedded actress Kelly Preston, with whom he has three children. Jett, their eldest son, died on January 2, 2009, at the age of 16, while on vacation in the Bahamas. The exact cause was said to be a seizure. Travolta has acknowledged that his son has autism and suffers from seizures on a daily basis.

Travolta established the Jett Travolta Foundation in memory of his son, which is dedicated to helping children with special needs. Kelly Preston died on July 12, 2020, at the age of 57, following a battle with breast cancer.

Despite being raised in a Catholic home, Travolta switched to the Church of Scientology in 1975 and has remained a member ever since. He has thanked both his personal relatives and Scientology for assisting him in coping with his son’s loss.

John Travolta Age, Height, & Weight

Being born in 1954, on the 18th, of February “John Travolta” age is 68 years old as of today date and his height is 6 feet 1 inch tall, (1.88 m) and his weight is 97 kilograms and (214 lbs) in pounds as of 2022.

John Travolta Career

John Travolta Career

John traveled to New York City as a youngster to pursue his performing career. He joined the cast in the touring production of “Grease” before landing a role on Broadway in “Over Here!” John then chose to go to Hollywood in order to seek a career in the film industry. In 1972, he appeared as an extra in the television show “Emergency.” In 1976, he had his first prominent role as a bully in the smash film “Carrie.” However, this did not make him a celebrity.

John rose to fame as Vinnie on the television comedy “Welcome Back Kotter,” which aired from 1975 to 1979. John rose to prominence throughout the 1970s. He scored a top-ten success with “Let Her In,” which peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 list.

John also played Danny Zuko in the classic film “Grease” and Tony Manero in “Saturday Night Fever.” John rose to the status of A-list fame, renowned all over the world. For his performance in “Saturday Night Fever,” John was nominated for an Academy Award.

In the early 1980s, John appeared in a handful of low-budget films. Unfortunately, it had a significant influence on his career. During this period, the sole financially successful film was “Staying Alive,” a sequel to “Saturday Night Fever.” John was back on track in the late 1980s and early 1990s. He appeared in successful films such as “Like Who’s Talking?” and “Pulp Fiction.” He was formally reinstated on the A-list.

In the early 2000s, John was working on his personal project, “Battlefield Earth.” The film was a flop. During this time period, John appeared in a number of additional films. He only had one major part, which was in the film “Hairspray.” He currently mostly appears in action films, thrillers, and dramas. He received a lot of attention for his performance as Bob Shapiro in the miniseries “The People vs. O.J. Simpson.”

John Travolta Net Worth

John Travolta Net Worth

John Travolta has an approximate net worth is estimated to be around $250 million as of 2022.

Travolta began amassing his massive net fortune at the age of 21. As his star rose, so did his fortune. Travolta was earning $10 million per film by 1996. His movies have grossed a total of $4.3 billion.

Travolta was rated one of the Most Outstanding Actors in The World, with his films generating a total of $4.3 billion worldwide. Ten of his films, including Grease, Saturday Night Fever, and Hairspray, have grossed more than $100 million in the United States. Eight of his films have made more than $200 million worldwide.

Despite his enormous riches, Travolta is not one to gamble with his money. “This is my own particular weakness, but it’s also a source of power.” “I work hard for my money; I don’t like wasting it, and I don’t enjoy losing it,” he explained to Entrepreneur.

Travolta frequently boasts of knowing “where every dime [he’s] spent has gone,” including his large charity contributions. He and his wife, Kelly Preston, are enthusiastic supporters of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Foundation as well as the Heroes Healthcare Fund. They established the Jett Travolta Foundation to assist families who have suffered the untimely death of a child, as they experienced in 2009 with their son, Jett.

Real Estate

John Travolta Real Estate

The Travoltas paid $3.5 million in 1993 on a 2.35-acre estate in Los Angeles’ Brentwood area. The main home is 8,100 square feet, with 7 bedrooms, 8 baths, a tennis court, a playground, and a big swimming pool. They sold the house to Scooter Braun, the mega-producer/manager, for $18 million in January 2020. Braun and his wife Yael Cohen paid $13.1 million for the site next door in 2014. John and Kelly own a $2.65 million Los Angeles property in Calabasas, which they bought in September 2019.

Outside of Los Angeles, the Travoltas possess a 50-acre estate in Maine, a house in Clearwater, Florida outside the offices of Scientologist, and a one-of-a-kind property in Ocala, Florida in the Jumbolair Aviation Estates area. This area serves as a private airport for big jets. They were among the first to acquire land in the development. The runway is spacious enough for Travolta, who is a keen flyer, to fly his many planes.


John Travolta has an approximate net worth is estimated to be around $250 million as of 2022.

John Travolta earned his Broadway debut in Grease as well as the popular musical Over Here! He rose to prominence as Vinnie Barbarino in the famous TV show ‘Welcome Back, Kotter.’

For his role in the highly acclaimed film ‘Get Shorty,’ he received his second Academy Award for best and proceeded to win a Golden Globe.

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