Joey Travolta
American actor
Joey Travolta
Joseph "Joey" Travolta is an American actor, producer, director and writer. His brother is actor John Travolta.
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Inside Joey Travoltas Film Workshop For Military Kids
Entertainment Tonight - over 4 years
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This Week On DVD/BD: Shomer Sabbos! The Big Lebowski On Blu - The Morton Report
Google News - over 5 years
Everyone Loves Mel (Osiris) - Ernest Borgnine and Julie Hagerty star in this family fantasy about a giant flying turtle. If the title is to be believed, the turtle is also extremely lovable. Directed by Cahiers du Cinema favorite Joey Travolta
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OUCARES and Joey Travolta team up for Short Film Camp - Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Google News - over 5 years
ROCHESTER HILLS — Oakland University's Center for Autism Research, Education and Support (OUCARES) will partner with Hollywood actor, director and writer Joey Travolta to run a two-week Short Film Camp for children with autism spectrum disorders
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Film camp at UNF for autistic children: "It gives them a voice" - Florida Times-Union
Google News - over 5 years
Campers at the HEAL Film Camp for autistic children and their siblings make a 30-minute short film with film director Joey Travolta at the University of North Florida. By Jessica Mullendore Hollywood film director Joey Travolta and his production crew
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Joey Travolta film camp at St. Mary's opens new horizons for campers with ... - San Jose Mercury News
Google News - over 5 years
MORAGA -- In a small classroom at St. Mary's College, Joey Travolta is in "director mode." From testing sound equipment to pointing out markers in the scene where his actors should stand to deliver their lines, every aspect of the
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Joey Travolta sets up local film camp - KGO-TV
Google News - over 5 years
It's lights, camera and action for young people who are participating in a film camp led by actor and director Joey Travolta. What makes Travolta's camp unique is that all the kids have autism or other developmental disabilities
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Google News - over 5 years
Il a aussi joué pour Alfred Hitchcock , Frank Capra (Milliardaire pour un jour) puis John Cassavetes (Une femme sous influence en 1974, Mickey and Nicky en 1976, Big trouble en 1985), Joey Travolta, Walter Hill, Lee Tamahori (Next), Robert Altman
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Review/Film; Stallone the Comedian Is a Sport in 'Oscar'
NYTimes - almost 26 years
It is no longer inconceivable that someday Sylvester Stallone will be found on network television, rolling his eyes and waving his hands at the weekly antics of a family of cute, unruly kids. In "Oscar," Mr. Stallone displays an unexpected gameness, even a flair, for the kind of broadly durable comedy that is the television sitcom's specialty. It
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HOME VIDEO/NEW RELEASES; ANARCHY IN SPACE
NYTimes - almost 29 years
LEAD: AMAZON WOMEN ON THE MOON Starring Steve Forrest, Michelle Pfeiffer, Joey Travolta, Ed Begley Jr., Matt Adler, Ralph Bellamy, David Alan Grier, Carrie Fisher, Rosanna Arquette, Steve Guttenberg, Archie Hahn. Directed by Joe Dante, Carl Gottlieb, Peter Horton, Robert K. Weiss, John Landis. 1987. AMAZON WOMEN ON THE MOON Starring Steve Forrest,
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Film: 'Amazon Women'
NYTimes - over 29 years
LEAD: WHY tamper with perfection? The tinny, low-budget science-fiction epics that turn up on late-night television have the kind of innocence and silliness that don't grow on trees, so the idea of duplicating these classics seems doomed from the very start. But the makers of ''Amazon Women on the Moon,'' which opens today at Loews New York Twin
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JetWith3PassengersMakes Emergency Landing in Jersey
NYTimes - about 33 years
A chartered jet plane carrying three passengers skidded off the runway after making an emergency landing today at Teterboro Airport when a set of landing wheels did not work, officials said. No injuries were reported. The passengers were the singer and dancer Joey Travolta, a cousin and an aunt. Mr. Travolta is the brother of the actor John
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NICARAGUA: A CORRESPONDENT'S PORTRAIT
NYTimes - over 33 years
This is a tropical revolution, sprawling in the heat and wild rain, not quite contained by ideology or plan. Up close, Nicaragua, which President Reagan describes as part of the Soviet-Cuban axis, is more strikingly a place stumbling in its own contradictory slogans, handing out ration cards, waiting in line for gas, for beans. The soaring promises
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TELEVISION WEEK
NYTimes - about 34 years
FILMING A LIFE What is it like to watch the making of movie about your life? "Uncomfortable," the singer Rosemary Clooney said in a recent telephone interview. She visited the set once during the filming of the television movie "Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story," which CBS will broadcast Wednesday from 9 to 11 P.M. Sondra Locke portrays Miss
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Joyce Selznick, Actors Agent And a Casting Director, Dies
NYTimes - over 35 years
Joyce Selznick, the casting director who helped George C. Scott, Faye Dunaway, Tony Curtis and Candice Bergen begin their careers, died Thursday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She was 53 years old. Miss Selznick, also a writer-producer and the niece of the producer David O. Selznick, had most recently had been the manager of Kurt Russell, Brenda
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Joey Travolta
    FIFTIES
  • 2010
    Age 59
    Travolta's students crewed the film, which premiered in 2010 and took numerous festival awards.
    More Details Hide Details Shortly thereafter, the third film "Accidents" was completed. He has also collaborated with a non-profit organization called HEAL, based in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, to form another film camp in association with Inclusion Films and Jacksonville-based Filmlab Productions, called the HEAL Film Camp with Joey Travolta. Joey is married to Wendy Shawn (daughter of comedian Dick Shawn) and they have one daughter, Rachel.
  • 2009
    Age 58
    In late 2009, Travolta hired filmmaker Tyler Norman to write and direct Inclusion's second film, "Spud".
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  • 2008
    Age 57
    He has directed music videos as well such as Aqua's Doctor Jones and Latvia's entry, in Eurovision Song Contest 2008, Pirates of the Sea.
    More Details Hide Details Travolta has also gained national acclaim for his mission of helping students develop self-esteem, confidence, and creativity through acting and digital film making. He founded Inclusion Films, which involve individuals with special needs in the process of making films. The first of these, Sweet Sixteen, was made in 2008.
  • FORTIES
  • 1994
    Age 43
    Travolta made directing his main priority in 1994.
    More Details Hide Details He directed the action thrillers Hard Vice (1994) starring Shannon Tweed and Navajo Blues (1996) starring Steven Bauer. Subsequent titles include Earth Minus Zero (1996) starring Academy Award nominee Pat Morita, Laws of Deception (1997) starring C. Thomas Howell and Brian Austin Green, Detour (1999) starring Michael Madsen and Academy Award nominee Gary Busey, Mel (1996) starring Jack Scalia and Academy Award winner Ernest Borgnine, Partners (2000) starring Casper Van Dien, Enemies of Laughter (2000) starring Peter Falk, and Waiting to Live (2002) starring Lee Majors and second generation star Alison Eastwood. For television audiences he directed the police drama L.A. Heat (1999), Friday Night After the Movies (2010), and the syndicated Disney series Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (2007).
  • 1991
    Age 40
    In 1991, he produced and starred in Da Vinci's War with James Russo and Michael Nouri.
    More Details Hide Details He later produced and starred in the sequel, To the Limit (1995), which also featured Nouri and Anna Nicole Smith.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1989
    Age 38
    He wrote and directed Diva Las Vegas in 1989, which went on to win the Italian Funny Film Festival.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1978
    Age 27
    Travolta began a singing career in 1978 as a recording artist on Casablanca Records, releasing Joey Travolta (album).
    More Details Hide Details The following year he made his acting debut starring in the feature film Sunnyside for Filmways Productions. He then became a guest star in the 1980s television show Simon & Simon in the episode, The Hottest Ticket in Town. Additional acting credits include work with director John Landis on multiple feature film projects: Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) with Eddie Murphy and Hector Elizondo, Oscar (1991) with Sylvester Stallone and Chazz Palminteri, and Susan's Plan with Adrian Paul and Dan Aykroyd. He was also a series regular on the WB television hit Movie Stars (1999). Stage performances include starring roles in Bye Bye Birdie, Guys and Dolls, and West Side Story.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1950
    Born
    Born on October 14, 1950.
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