Kelly Preston is an American actress and former model who is known for her cast in the role of Jerry Maguire’s fiancé in the romantic sports comedy movie, Jerry Maguire. She started acting at the age of sixteen and has featured in more than sixty TV series and film productions. She has also flexed her acting skills in a Music video in 2004 titled She Will Be Loved. Let’s know more about her through this article.
What is Kelly Preston famous for?
- An American actress and former model.
Where is Kelly Preston from?
Recalling her early life, Kelly was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, the U.S. in the year 1962. She holds an American nationality and belongs to White ethnicity. Her birth sing in Libra.
Similarly, her father who worked for an agricultural firm drowned when she was only three years old. Later, her mother Linda Carlson who was an administrator of mental health center married Peter Palzis. He is a personal director and he subsequently adopted her. Also, she has a younger half-brother named Chris Palzis.
Where is Kelly Preston educated?
Concerning her education, Kelly graduated from Punahou High School in Hawaii. Then, she attended the University of Southern California where she studied drama and teacher.
Kelly Preston career timeline
- Moving towards his career, Kelly started her career with some commercials and minor roles in television and films. Her first big break came in 1985 when she was signed for the romantic comedy teen flick Mischief for the role of Marilyn McCauley.
- Later, she was signed for a similar project in the romantic comedy, Secret Admirer as Deborah Ann Fimple. Over the ensuing years, she appeared in films, such as SpaceCamp (1986), Love at Stake (1987), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), The Experts (1989), and Cheyenne Warrior (1994).
- In 2000, she appeared in the film Battlefield Earth, playing the girlfriend of the protagonist Terl which was played by her husband John Travolta. She has featured in Maroon 5 music video She Will Be Loved in 2004, the video topped the chart and was commercially a success. It portrayed her in a love relationship with Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine.
- She has appeared in over sixty productions across television and films in her career so far and has worked with some of the most significant figures in the industry.
- Her notable appearances with popular figures include Twins in 1988 with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito, From Dusk Till Dawn in 1996 with Quentin Tarantino, George Clooney, and Harvey Keitel, Addicted to Love in 1997 with Meg Ryan and Matthew Broderick, Death Sentence with Kevin Bacon in 2007 and Casino Jack with Kevin Spacey in 2010.
- In 2013, she appeared in the TV series named Adopted as a Karey and later in 2016, she cast as a Greer Latimore in SCI: Cyber Tv series.
- Also, she appeared the biographical crime movie named Gotti as a Victoria Gotti in 2018.
Who is John Travolta, Kelly Preston’s Husband?
Who is Kelly Preston married to?
Reflecting on her personal life, Kelly was married twice to date. She first married to Kavin Gage in 1985. Their relationship lasted for only two years. They divorced each other in 1987.
Later, she again got married to her second husband John Travolta in 1991. The couple had two wedding ceremonies, first in Paris, France and the second wedding was held at Daytona Beach, Florida. The union has produced three children named Jett Travolta (died because of Kawasaki disease while the family was on holiday vacation in the Bahamas), Ella Bleu Travolta, and Benjamin Travolta.
How much is Kelly Preston’s worth?
Being an actress and former model, Kelly earns an impressive amount of money and fame through her profession in the field of the entertainment industry. Based on some online reports, her estimated net worth said o be $180 million at present including her assets and earnings. However, her salary details are yet to be disclosed.
How tall is Kelly Preston?
Observing her body physics, Kelly stands a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 57 Kg. Similarly, she has a pair of blue eyes and blonde hair color. She used a 42C bra size and 10 (US) shoe size. Further, her body measures around 37-25-35 inches.