Latest John Travolta Stories

2006-02-16 05:42:48

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Martin Lawrence will twist his throttle for "Wild Hogs," a comedy for Touchstone Pictures. Lawrence is joining John Travolta and Tim Allen for the movie, which revolves around a group of frustrated middle-aged suburban biker wannabes who hit the open road in search of adventure, only to encounter a real Hells Angels group. The script is by Brad Copeland, who has written for the series "NewsRadio," "Grounded for Life" and "Arrested Development."...

2006-01-06 16:23:12

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - John Travolta and Tim Allen are in negotiations to star in the Disney comedy "Wild Hogs," playing middle-aged biker wannabes who hit the open road in search of adventure only to encounter the Hell's Angels. Both Travolta and Allen got their breaks in television, through "Welcome Back, Kotter" and "Home Improvement," respectively. Travolta's comedy features include "Get Shorty" and the "Look Who's Talking" movies, while Allen starred in...

2005-08-22 19:16:59

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Grammy Award-winning singer and "Grease" star Olivia Newton-John asked for support and prayers on Monday as authorities searched for her longtime boyfriend, who vanished nearly two months ago during a fishing trip off the California coast. Patrick McDermott was last seen on June 30, aboard a charter fishing vessel that left that morning from a Los Angeles port on an overnight trip. Authorities say they do not know if the 48-year-old cameraman...

2005-03-05 05:43:20

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- They went on one of the coolest movie dates ever, at least until she OD'd and he rammed an adrenaline needle through her breast to jump-start her heart. Eleven years after "Pulp Fiction," John Travolta and Uma Thurman are back on the dance floor in "Be Cool," a follow-up to Travolta's 1995 crime caper "Get Shorty." Travolta returns as super-smooth loan-shark-turned-producer Chili Palmer, this time abandoning the fickle movie industry to try his hand in the music business....

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