John Travolta

10 Celebrities Who Went From “Glam” to “Oops” on the Red Carpet

10 Celebrities Who Went From “Glam” to “Oops” on the Red Carpet
People
2 months ago

Celebrities, like everyone else, are human beings, and sometimes, even on the glamorous red carpet, they experience unexpected and downright quirky moments. Despite their polished appearances and dazzling outfits, these stars are not immune to the occasional mishaps or awkward incidents that make them relatable.

15 Actors Who Sacrificed Their Beauty to Create Unforgettable Performance

15 Actors Who Sacrificed Their Beauty to Create Unforgettable Performance
Films
4 months ago

Many people think having a good-looking actor is always necessary in movies. They have a point. We often see beautiful actors in many films. But today, we want to talk about characters who aren’t just known for being good-looking. These characters are interesting because actors need more than just looks to get these roles. However, it’s important to note that handsome actors have also played roles that didn’t look attractive.

Michelle Pfeiffer Gracefully Turns 65, and We Adore Her Aging Philosophy

Michelle Pfeiffer Gracefully Turns 65, and We Adore Her Aging Philosophy
People
9 months ago

Michelle had a low-key and intimate celebration to mark her 65th milestone, and she gave her Instagram fans a glimpse of the special day. And the actress’s followers were quick to notice how naturally radiant she looked, especially in an industry that tries to reverse signs of aging at any cost.

9 Times Celebrity Kids Beautifully Paid Tribute to Their Famous Parents

9 Times Celebrity Kids Beautifully Paid Tribute to Their Famous Parents
People
10 months ago

Whether through a heartfelt speech or a sweet family photo, the children of famous parents always find a way to honor them so uniquely, it always reminds us that family is the most precious thing. Let’s check out this selection of celebrity kids who masterfully reminded their parents of how much they love them.

How John Travolta Keeps His Late Wife and Son’s Memories Alive

How John Travolta Keeps His Late Wife and Son’s Memories Alive
Family & kids
11 months ago

Life is a journey through happy and sad moments, and we’re compelled to face challenges that only make us stronger. This is also true for famous people, whose lives are not as easy as they might seem. Such was the case with the famous actor, John Travolta, who had to deal with the loss of his firstborn and subsequently the passing of his loving wife. Despite great sorrow, Travolta has continued to fight, making it his life’s purpose to keep their legacy alive forever.

John Travolta’s Tear-Jerking Tribute to Olivia Newton-John Leaves Audience Moved

John Travolta’s Tear-Jerking Tribute to Olivia Newton-John Leaves Audience Moved
People
11 months ago

The audience at the 2023 Oscars held their breath when John Travolta paid tribute to his dear friend and former co-star, Olivia Newton-John, who died in August at 73. The world watched in awe as Travolta poured his heart out, sharing heartfelt memories of the beloved actress and singer who had touched so many lives. Read on to take a closer look at this moving tribute and explore the enduring legacy of 2 of Hollywood’s brightest stars.

John Travolta Recreated an Iconic “Grease” Moment, Plus 4 Other Actors Who Honored Past Roles in 2023

John Travolta Recreated an Iconic “Grease” Moment, Plus 4 Other Actors Who Honored Past Roles in 2023
Films
11 months ago

Super Bowl is one of the biggest events of the year in the United States. Although, for some, the focus is entirely on the football game itself, which determines the NFL’s champion, for others, it’s the perfect opportunity to witness new iconic moments in pop culture history. And we’re not just talking about the halftime show, which in 2023, saw Rihanna return to the stage after a 7-year hiatus from music and where she announced her second pregnancy live. It’s also about the incredibly creative commercials which, this year, allowed us to see a few Hollywood stars revisit their beloved characters and shower us with nostalgia.

15+ Stories About Celebrities Who Haven’t Been Ruined by Fame and Recognition

15+ Stories About Celebrities Who Haven’t Been Ruined by Fame and Recognition
People
year ago

Sometimes, we see people get spoiled by fame. They turn out to not be ready for this kind of public attention: they are rude to fans, and there are scandals all around them. But there are other stars that know how to manage their popularity and even turn it into something good: they’re respectful to their fans, they do charity work, and they are good through and through.

Remembering Olivia Newton-John: The Icon Who Stole Our Hearts in “Grease” and Who Bravely Battled Cancer for 30 Years

Remembering Olivia Newton-John: The Icon Who Stole Our Hearts in “Grease” and Who Bravely Battled Cancer for 30 Years
People
year ago

During her 6 decade-long career, Olivia Newton-John proved that she was born with an exceptional amount of talent and an even bigger heart. From mega-hits, to an iconic role that captivated our souls and a charisma that we couldn’t get enough of, it’s clear that Olivia’s life has been loaded with blessings. But her journey was equally full of hardships. However, she turned her misfortunes into a mission to help others and became an activist, determined to make this world a better place for others.

11 Characters Nobody Wanted to Play That Ended Up Becoming Iconic

11 Characters Nobody Wanted to Play That Ended Up Becoming Iconic
Films
year ago

It is a very common occurrence in the movie industry for actors to turn down roles offered to them by big studios or directors. They might have different reasons for this, like being too busy working on a different project, the pay is too low, or the script may seem too boring. But sometimes, actors regret their decisions not to take certain roles because the movies end up becoming iconic.

22 Adorable (and Unlikely) Celebrity Bonds That Made Us Go ’’Awww’’

22 Adorable (and Unlikely) Celebrity Bonds That Made Us Go ’’Awww’’
People
year ago

One of the best things about friendships is that they come in all shapes and sizes, surpassing age differences and all sorts of obstacles. The same goes for celebrities. Whether they’ve known each other for years or just for a short while, these moments of closeness shared with the public made our hearts melt. Some of these pairs are adorably random while others are somewhat expected, but all of them are equally charming.

15 Family Album Photos That Feature Amusing Gems the World Deserves to See

15 Family Album Photos That Feature Amusing Gems the World Deserves to See
Curiosities
year ago

The feeling of nostalgia comes with a number of benefits, according to multiple studies. One claims that it boosts social goal pursuit and growth, while another points to the fact that it might be a source of comfort. So, maybe it’s a great thing that people decide to go through their family albums every once in a while. Besides, they often find delightful treasures, like an old candid of John Travolta.

John Travolta’s Journey as a Single Dad Sheds New Light on the Actor

John Travolta’s Journey as a Single Dad Sheds New Light on the Actor

While we often appreciate the role our mothers play in our lives, we sometimes overlook the importance of our fathers. John Travolta’s life story is an example of how beautiful a dad’s love can be. After facing many personal tragedies and being a single parent, John continues to show his love and support for his kids. We at Bright Side found the actor’s relationship with his children a golden example to follow for everyone, so we shared our favorite moments of them together.

11 Times Actors Refused to Follow the Script and Made the Movie So Much Better

11 Times Actors Refused to Follow the Script and Made the Movie So Much Better
Films
year ago

When actors are just starting their careers, they follow the recommendations of script writers and directors without any hesitation, absorbing all the knowledge and experience they can get. But as soon as they become famous, they begin to contribute to their character development, insist on certain storylines, and refuse some ideas. And in most cases, the movie gets better thanks to this.

11 Things That Suddenly Became Popular Thanks to Movies

11 Things That Suddenly Became Popular Thanks to Movies
Films
2 years ago

When creating movies, people draw inspiration from the real world. But sometimes, the things that appear on screens influence viewers and make them change their tastes and habits. Sometimes, such an effect is a good marketing move that helps push a certain product. But often, movie creators get really surprised by the behavior of the public.

11 Actors and Actresses Who Turned Down Million-Dollar Roles

11 Actors and Actresses Who Turned Down Million-Dollar Roles
Films
6 months ago

John Travolta, celebrated for his dynamic performances and magnetic screen presence, once stood at a critical crossroads that would reverberate throughout his illustrious career. The crossroads presented itself in the form of an opportunity to portray the beloved and iconic character, Forrest Gump. This role, which eventually garnered Tom Hanks critical acclaim, was initially extended to Travolta. However, in a twist of fate, Travolta made the painstaking decision to decline the role, thereby shaping the course of cinematic history.In a parallel tale of cinematic deliberation, the esteemed Jack Nicholson found himself facing a role that demanded not just thespian prowess but cultural authenticity as well. The iconic “Godfather” trilogy, a magnum opus of the crime genre, required an actor to immerse themselves in the Sicilian heritage, bringing forth a portrayal both riveting and rooted. Nicholson, cognizant of the complexities of embodying a cultural identity distant from his own, made a choice that echoed with integrity. Consequently, the role of the enigmatic Michael Corleone found its embodiment in the remarkable Al Pacino, imprinting the character’s indelible mark on the annals of film history.Nevertheless, the trajectories of these actors’ careers were far from linear. The whims and intricacies of Hollywood can pivot on the weight of a singular decision. Travolta, despite his magnetic performances in films such as “Saturday Night Fever” and “Pulp Fiction,” inevitably harbored the question of how his career could have metamorphosed had he embraced the challenge of portraying Gump’s heartwarming innocence and emotional journey.Likewise, Nicholson’s contemplation of the Sicilian role leaves us pondering alternate cinematic universes. Would his unique style have breathed a different kind of life into Michael Corleone, or would it have birthed an interpretation fundamentally distinct from the nuanced portrayal that Pacino ultimately delivered? It’s within these tantalizing conjectures that the allure of Hollywood’s “what if” scenarios resides.

10 Things Princess Diana Used That Became Super Expensive Throughout the Years

10 Things Princess Diana Used That Became Super Expensive Throughout the Years
People
2 years ago

Princess Diana remains one of the most loved and remembered royals. Throughout the years, her name has appeared in newscasts, magazines, and newspapers for the great legacy she left behind after her death. Her impeccable style and good taste made “Lady Di” one of the greatest fashion icons of the twentieth century. That’s why many of the beloved princess’s belongings have been auctioned off, from clothes and jewelry to her stale wedding cake.

13 Celebs Who Gave Birth After the Age of 45 and Proved That It’s Never Too Late to Become a Mom

13 Celebs Who Gave Birth After the Age of 45 and Proved That It’s Never Too Late to Become a Mom
People
2 years ago

More and more women are deciding to have children later on in life. Some women are opting to build their careers and have financial stability before having kids, others haven’t found the right person to start their family with and are choosing to do it on their own through in vitro fertilization (IVF). Celebrities are no different, with their constant traveling and demanding careers, some female celebrities are electing to have children later. We at Bright Side are inspired by these women and would like to share a list of celebrities with you who went against the grain and gave birth after the age of 45.

14 Little-Known Facts About “Lady Di” That Make Us See Her in a Different Way

14 Little-Known Facts About “Lady Di” That Make Us See Her in a Different Way
People
2 years ago

Among the figures of the British royal family, there is one who has always had the love and admiration of the people. Princess Diana left her mark in the hearts of her fans, and her memory is immune to the passage of time. However, there are those who built an image of her based on rumors, but many of these beliefs are nothing more than myths that do not reflect at all how her real personality was.

20+ of Princess Diana’s Outfits That Reveal What Was Happening Inside Her Soul Better Than Words

20+ of Princess Diana’s Outfits That Reveal What Was Happening Inside Her Soul Better Than Words
People
2 years ago

Princess Diana can be called the style icon without a pinch of exaggeration. But this didn’t happen all at once. Lady Di told her biographer that before she married Prince Charles, her wardrobe “had one long dress, one silk shirt, one smart pair of shoes, and that was it.” After having become a member of the royal family, Diana started to pay attention to fashion trends and began to think out her outfits to the smallest detail. The style of her clothes was changed drastically with her life and reflected certain events in her destiny.

12 Iconic On-Screen Couples That Could Have Been Totally Different

12 Iconic On-Screen Couples That Could Have Been Totally Different
Films
2 years ago

It’s hard to imagine that the main characters of our favorite movies could be played by other actors. For example, Pretty Woman might not have been so iconic without Richard Gere and Julia Roberts. Still, nobody knows for sure because the roles of Edward and Vivian were initially supposed to be played by Sylvester Stallone and Drew Barrymore.

12 Gorgeous Actors That Had to Hide Their Beauty for a Role

12 Gorgeous Actors That Had to Hide Their Beauty for a Role
Films
3 years ago

There is a widespread belief that a pretty face is always something you want in your movie. People saying that certainly have a point. There’s a certain number of good-looking actors we repeatedly see in movies. But today we want to focus on those characters that aren’t defined by their good looks. Those are especially interesting because, in order to get the role, actors have to be talented not just good looking. However, that doesn’t mean that good-looking people haven’t played “ugly” characters.

14 New Series You Won’t Regret Watching

14 New Series You Won’t Regret Watching
Films
3 years ago

Some series are gripping from the first episodes, but others become interesting only after a few episodes. Both of these types of series have one thing in common: you can definitely recommend them to your friends and relatives when they ask for your advice.

9 Hollywood Studs Who Proved to Be More Than Just a Pretty Face

9 Hollywood Studs Who Proved to Be More Than Just a Pretty Face
Films
6 months ago

Hollywood is full of beautiful faces and sculpted bodies. It is often said that to become an actor or actress, you have to be easy on the eyes. However, for some people, what started as a career based on their appearance, became an opportunity to prove they have great acting skills.

21 Iconic Dresses Worn by Princess Diana That Still Leave Us Stunned

21 Iconic Dresses Worn by Princess Diana That Still Leave Us Stunned
People
3 years ago

Princess Diana carved out a sizeable spot for herself in fashion history and can be easily regarded as one of the most influential style icons. Lady Di loved to take risks and became the first royal woman to wear pants to an evening event. But nothing can be compared to the unique dresses she’s flaunted over the course of her time as a member of the royal family.

16 Times Celebrities Decided to Change Their Style but Something Went Wrong

16 Times Celebrities Decided to Change Their Style but Something Went Wrong
People
6 months ago

Ending up with a bad haircut or bad hair color is something that can happen to any of us, even celebrities. Having a personal team of stylists doesn’t guarantee you’ll achieve the perfect style. Sacrifices they have to make for roles and their art, in general, bring us to the conclusion that being a worldwide-known celebrity might be dangerous for your future hairdos.