Posts tagged "Jett Travolta"

John Travolta is Tired of Testifying in The Bahamas

Which has nothing do with this Australian men's soccer team he just made friends with. Purely coincidental. With the first case ending in a mistrial, John Travolta has decided to drop extortion charges against the paramedic who demanded $25 million from the actor in exchange for not releasing a "Refuse to Transport"…
By: The Superficial / September 7, 2010

John Travolta: ‘Scientology helped me get over Jett’s death’

John Travolta is apparently Tom Cruise circa 2005 because he's been wasting no opportunity to pimp Scientology. Whether it be relief efforts to Haiti or talking about it at the premiere of his new movie last night in the context of coping with his son Jett's tragic death. The AP…
By: The Superficial / January 29, 2010

John Travolta extortion case declared a mistrial

After John Travolta deliveried an emotional testimony in court to convict a Bahamian senator and ambulance driver of attempting to extort $25 million in the days following his son Jett's death, the judge in the case declared a mistrial when it was announced on the news the senator was acquitted before the jury delivered…
By: The Superficial / October 22, 2009

John Travolta: Scientologist for life

Despite his son Jett's death, John Travolta's rep is making it clear that the actor and Scientology will live long and prosper together. E! News reports: "There's no change in the relationship between the Church of Scientology and John," Paul Bloch told E! News. "He is a member and it's as it was, now…
By: The Superficial / July 28, 2009

John Travolta extortion plot revealed. Surprise! It’s asinine.

Tarino Lightbourn, an EMT who arrived at the scene of Jett Travolta's death, was charged with conspiracy to commit extortion for trying to blackmail John Travolta for $25 million. Tarino allegedly had a "refusal to transport" document signed at the scene by the actor that he thought would be damaging. It's not. People reports:…
By: The Superficial / January 27, 2009

John Travolta extortionists caught

Two Bahamian politicians and an EMT who attempted to resuscitate Jett Travolta were arrested Friday for attempting to extort millions from John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston. The extortion involved circumstances surrounding Jett's death, but what exactly those circumstances were have yet to be revealed. TMZ reports: Here's what we know about…
By: The Superficial / January 25, 2009

John Travolta targeted in extortion attempt over son’s death

John Travolta has been targeted in a $20 million extortion plot that TMZ has confirmed revolves around the circumstances of his son Jett's tragic death just weeks ago: We're told several people have allegedly demanded $20 million from John and cops are on the hunt. We have now confirmed that the alleged extortio…
By: The Superficial / January 22, 2009

Tom Cruise speaks about Jett Travolta’s death

Tom Cruise stopped by The View yesterday to promote his new film Valkyrie. He ended up speaking about the death of his fellow Scientologist John Travolta's son Jett, according to People: "I just don't have the words for it," says Cruise. "It's just horrific. Here you have a man, both of them doting parents,…
By: The Superficial / January 9, 2009

John Travolta’s 16-year-old son dies

John Travolta's son Jett passed away today after suffering a seizure at a vacation home in the Bahamas. Authorities say Jett struck his head on the bathtub and died on the scene after attempts to revive him failed. TMZ reports: We're told 16-year-old Jett was vacationing with Travolta and wife Kelly Preston. There have…
By: The Superficial / January 2, 2009