DEAD: Kelly Preston (aged 57)
American actress and former model
Kelly Kamalelehua Smith (October 13, 1962 – July 12, 2020), better known by her stage name Kelly Preston, was an American actress and former model. She has appeared in more than sixty television and film productions, most notably including Mischief (1985), Twins (1988), and Jerry Maguire (1996). She was married to John Travolta, with whom she collaborated on the science fiction film Battlefield Earth (2000) and the biographical film Gotti (2018). She also starred in the films The Cat in the Hat (2003), What a Girl Wants (2003), Broken Bridges (2006) and Old Dogs (2009).
DEATH: On July 12, 2020, after a two year battle Preston died of breast cancer at the age of 57. Her passing was announced in Instagram posts under Travolta and Ella Bleu’s accounts.