John Travolta praises fans for 'incredible' support on Thanksgiving following Kelly Preston's death

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John Travolta is particularly thankful for his fans this Thanksgiving.

Taking to social media the actor, who lost his wife, actress Kelly Preston, in July, said in a video message on Instagram: "I just wanted to take this moment to thank each and every one of you for supporting me in such an incredible way this year. Happy Thanksgiving, and always love."

The Jerry Maguire actress died at the age of 57 after a two-year battle with cancer.

The Grease actor and his wife welcomed three children together, Ella, Benjamin and Jett – Jett died in 2009 at the age of 16.

On his post, 20-year-old Ella, who has also gone on to become an actress, simply commented three heart emojis. 

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