john travolta Famous Friends of John Travolta

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List of famous people who are friends with John Travolta, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Every person on this list has either been seen in public with John Travolta, or is known to be acquaintances or best friends with John Travolta. From the people who have had a falling out with John Travolta to John Travolta's current best friends, these are the people that John Travolta has or had a relationship with at some point. If you notice that any of John Travolta's celebrity friends are missing from the list, you can add them below and make this list of John Travolta's friends that much better.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are John Travolta's friends?" and "Which celebrities is John Travolta friends with?"

Barbara Stanwyck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
Photo: Antonio MarĂ­n Segovia/flickr/CC-BY-NC-ND 2.0

Barbara Stanwyck was an American actress. She was a film and television star, known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versatile professional with a strong, realistic screen presence, and a favorite of directors including Cecil B. DeMille, Fritz Lang and Frank Capra. After a short but ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1907-1990)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Fashion Model, Actor

Credits: Double Indemnity, The Big Valley, The Lady Eve, The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

Also Ranked

#48 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#52 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#26 on The Best Actresses Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#55 on The Greatest Western Movie Stars

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Cary Grant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Cary Grant was an English stage and Hollywood film actor who became an American citizen in 1942. Known for his transatlantic accent, debonair demeanor and "dashing good looks", Grant is considered one of classic Hollywood's definitive leading men. Grant was named the second Greatest Male Star of All ...more

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Age: Died at 82 (1904-1986)

Birthplace: Horfield, United Kingdom

Profession: Actor

Credits: His Girl Friday, Notorious, North by Northwest, Charade

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#14 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#12 on The Best English Actors of All Time

#21 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#27 on The Best Actors in Film History

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Forest Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Forest Steven Whitaker III is an American actor, producer, and director. He has earned a reputation for intensive character study work for films such as Lee Daniels' The Butler, Bird and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, for his work in direct-to-video films and for his recurring role as LAPD ...more

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Age: 55

Birthplace: Longview, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Film Director

Credits: Platoon, The Last King of Scotland, Lee Daniels' The Butler, Phone Booth

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#97 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#63 on The Best Actors in Film History

#3 on The Very Best Black Directors, Ranked

#5 on The Best African American Actors in Film

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James Cagney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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James Francis Cagney, Jr. was an American actor and dancer, both on stage and in film, though he had his greatest impact in film. Known for his consistently energetic performances, distinctive vocal style, and deadpan comic timing, he won acclaim and major awards for a wide variety of performances. ...more

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Age: Died at 87 (1899-1986)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Actor, Dancer

Credits: White Heat, Angels with Dirty Faces, Yankee Doodle Dandy, One Two, + more

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#65 on The Coolest Actors Ever

#24 on The Best Short Actors

#29 on The Best Actors to Ever Win Best Actor in a Leading Role

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Katie Holmes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Kate Noelle "Katie" Holmes is an American actress and model who first achieved fame for her role as Joey Potter on The WB television teen drama Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003. She appeared in 1998's Disturbing Behavior, a thriller, which won a MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance for ...more

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Age: 38

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Model, Actor

Credits: Batman Begins, Dawson's Creek, Go, Phone Booth

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#63 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

#66 on The Best Film Actors Who Got Famous on TV First

#25 on The Greatest '90s Teen Stars

#42 on Celebrity Couples We Are Rooting For

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Kirstie Alley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Kirstie Louise Alley is an American actress and comedian known for her role in the TV series Cheers, in which she played Rebecca Howe from 1987 to 1993, winning an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award as the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1991. She is also known for her role in the ...more

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Age: 66

Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Credits: Cheers, Look Who's Talking, Veronica's Closet, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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#45 on Celebrities Who Just Seem Crazy to You

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Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as Mork in the sitcom Mork & Mindy, Williams went on to establish a ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1951-2014)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Stand-up comedian

Credits: Good Will Hunting, Dead Poets Society, Jumanji, Aladdin

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#35 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#31 on The Best Actors in Film History

#1 on The Funniest People of All Time

#7 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Tom Cruise is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Friends of John Travolta
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Tom Cruise is an American actor, filmmaker and scientologist. Cruise has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the 1981 film Endless Love. After portraying supporting roles in Taps and The Outsiders, his first leading role ...more

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Age: 54

Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Credits: Top Gun, Mission: Impossible, Jerry Maguire, A Few Good Men

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#70 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#54 on The Best Living American Actors

#46 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#98 on The Best Actors in Film History

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