Celebrities & Fans Share Messages Honoring the Life of Actress Kelly Preston

Barbra Streisand, Josh Gad, Maria Shriver, Russell Crowe, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kirstie Alley, Kenny Chesney and more share memories of Kelly Preston after news of her passing 

Emily Mae Heller

AfterBuzz TV Host & Writer
Posted On: July 17th, 2020 2:46 pm pst

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Actress, Philanthropist, and Model, Kelly Preston, 57, passed away this weekend from a private two-year battle with breast cancer. Some of her fan favorite films included; Twins, The Experts, Space Camp, Jerry Maguire, For the Love of the Game, The Cat in the Hat, What a Girl Wants and many more. Her most recent role was Victoria in Gotti where her husband, John Travolta, played the titular role.

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Married to her husband of almost 30 years, John Travolta, posted on social media an emotional and devastating message to friends, family and fans of Preston. 

It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer. She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many.  My family and I will forever be grateful to her doctors and nurses at MD Anderson Cancer Center, all the medical centers that have helped, as well as her many friends and loved ones who have been by her side. Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered…” John Travolta shared on Instagram.  

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It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer. She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many.  My family and I will forever be grateful to her doctors and nurses at MD Anderson Cancer Center, all the medical centers that have helped, as well as her many friends and loved ones who have been by her side. Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered. I will be taking some time to be there for my children who have lost their mother, so forgive me in advance if you don’t hear from us for a while.  But please know that I will feel your outpouring of love in the weeks and months ahead as we heal. All my love, JT

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Once news spread of her passing, Preston’s co-stars, friends and fellow actors posted their memories and messages of love and support to the family. Below are some highlights: 

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About The Author:

Emily Mae Heller is an Emmy-nominated film, tv, live events, and theatre producer, born and raised in Los Angeles with a deep passion for storytelling, sports, and entertainment.

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