RIP: Kelly Preston (1962-2020)

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  1. Brian in Mesa

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    Actress Kelly Preston dies after two-year battle with breast cancer

    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-new...-after-two-year-battle-breast-cancer-n1233619


    Actress Kelly Preston died on Sunday after a two-year battle with breast cancer, her husband John Travolta confirmed in an Instagram post. She was 57.

    "It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer," Travolta wrote

    “She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many."

    "Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered," he added.

    Preston had a wide-ranging career, starring in films including "Jerry Maguire," "Twins" and "Mischief."


    Preston enjoyed a lengthy career in film and television that began some 30 years ago. She appeared in several 1980s comedies and co-starred opposite Kevin Costner in the sports drama “For Love of the Game.”

    She acted alongside Travolta in the box-office flop “Battlefield Earth,” the Disney comedy “Old Dogs” and the 2018 mafia biopic “Gotti.”She also guest-starred on various network television series, such as “Medium,” “CSI: Cyber” and “Joey.”
     
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    Wow, unexpected. Absolutely gorgeous actress.

    RIP
     
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    Kelly Preston passes away at the age of 57.

    Rest in Peace. She was a lovely lady.



    By Katie Flaherty and Daniel Arkin of NBC News:

    "It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer," Travolta wrote. “She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many."

    "Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered," he added.

    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-new...le-breast-cancer-n1233619?cid=sm_npd_nn_tw_ma
     
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    Cancer sucks.
     
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    Very sad for her friends and family. Screw cancer!
     
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    57 is much too young. Very sad. RIP
     
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    Much too young. RIP.
     
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    too young. :(
     
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