Ann Travolta: Inside The Life Of John Travolta’s Sister

Ann Travolta

Ann Travolta is an actress and the sister of John Joseph Travolta. Ann’s brother John Travolta is a well-known actor, director, screenwriter, producer, singer, dancer, musician, and pilot. He has been honored twice with Academy Award nominations for his performances in “Saturday Night Fever” and “Pulp Fiction.” He has received several other nominations and distinguished awards.

Ann Travolta: Bio Summary

Name Ann Travolta
Age 74 years old as of 2023
Date of birth February 23, 1949
Place of birth Englewood, New Jersey, USA
Famous as sister of John Travolta, actress
SpouseCraig Respol
Children 1
Parents Helen Travolta and Salvatore Travolta
Siblings Margaret Travolta, Sam Travolta, Ellen Travolta, Joey Travolta, and John Travolta

How Old Is Ann Travolta?

Ann Burke Travolta is 74 years old as of 2023 because, she was born on February 23, 1949. She was born in Englewood, New Jersey, United States. Salvatore Travolta and Helen Cecilia Travolta (née Burke) are her parents. Her father was of Italian descent and her mother was of Irish ancestry.

Salvatore was a semi-professional American football player turned businessman. He was a tire salesman and partner in a tire company, Travolta Tire Exchange. He married Helen Cecilia in 1936. Helen was an actress, director, and singer. She appeared in The Sunshine Sisters, a radio vocal group.

Helen also appeared in Saturday Night Fever (1977). Later in life, Helen worked as a high school drama and English teacher. Ann’s parents Helen and Salvatore remained married until Helen died of cancer on December 3, 1978, at age 66. Salvatore would die at age 82, on 29 May 1995.

Ann Travolta has five siblings. Margaret Travolta, Sam Travolta, Ellen Travolta, Joey Travolta, and John Travolta are Ann’s siblings. Her siblings all work in the entertainment industry. She and her siblings were all inspired by their mother’s love of theatre and drama and became actors.

Ann Travolta grew up in an Irish-American neighborhood and was raised Catholic. Her childhood experiences have not been disclosed to the public. She is said to have received dance training from Luigi (New York), Bob Audy (New York), Lou Conti (Chicago), and Bob Bannis (Los Angeles).

Ann Travolta received training in improv comedy by Harvey Lembeck (Los Angeles) and L.A. Connection in Los Angeles. She got her voice training from Henri Noel (Chicago), Jon Peck (New York), Tony Franco (New York), and Bobby Gorman (Los Angeles). She is involved in writing a children’s book, which she planned to distribute in late 2017.

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Ann Travolta Is An Actress

Ann Travolta is a film, television, and stage actress, director, and writer. Per her IMDb page, she has 12 acting credits. She appeared in Saturday Night Fever, Urban Cowboy, Joanie Loves Chachi, Two of a Kind, Perfect, Unbecoming Age, L.A. Heat, Bar Hopping, and Swordfish. She played Bank Customer in Apple Valley Knights.

Ann Travolta appeared as Shopper #1 in O Holy Knight and Mrs. Wallace in Last Impressions. As a director, Ann worked in Last Impressions. She also served as a writer of Last Impressions. She appeared as herself in VH-1 Where Are They Now?, Biography, John Travolta: The Inside Story, Hangin with Web Show.

Ann Travolta and her brother John Travolta performed in the Broadway production of Grease (1974-1975). She and her two sisters, Ellen Travolta and Margaret Travolta performed in the Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre production of Cinderella (2010). Ann also performed with Ellen and John in Bus Stop (1976) at the Falmouth Playhouse.

Ann Travolta has done regular on-camera and voice-over work on national commercial spots. She has made regular appearances in the popular television series General Hospital.

Ann Travolta Is Off The Single’s Market

Ann Travolta is no longer single or dating. She is married. She has been married to a man identified as Craig Respol. Craig is a private person so there isn’t much information about his life on the internet. Ann and Craig prefer to keep their marriage low-key. Details such as how they met and their dating history isn’t known.

ALSO, READ: Helen Travolta: How Did John Travolta’s Mother Die?

Ann Travolta and Craig Respol got married on October 1, 1977, in a ceremony, attended by their loved ones. Their union has been blessed with 1 child. Their marriage has been able to survive for more than 40 years and counting.

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