SNL Host John Travolta
John Travolta
Born: February 18, 1954
Time on SNL: As Host:
October 15, 1994
April 18, 1987
May 9, 1987
May 13, 1989
October 21, 1989
March 24, 1990
October 12, 1991
October 4, 1997
March 20, 1999
March 19, 2005
May 20, 2006

John Joseph Travolta (born February 18, 1954) is an American actor, dancer, and singer. Travolta first became known in the 1970s, after appearing on the television series Welcome Back, Kotter and starring in the box office successes Saturday Night Fever and Grease. Travolta's acting career declined through the 1980s. His career enjoyed a resurgence in the 1990s with his role in Pulp Fiction, and he has since continued starring in Hollywood films, including Face/Off, Ladder 49, and Wild Hogs. Travolta was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction. He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his performance in Get Shorty. He hosted Saturday Night Live on October 15, 1994.

He was also impersonated by Dana Carvey from April 18, 1987 to October 12, 1991 and by Darrell Hammond from October 4, 1997 to May 20, 2006.



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