John Travolta pays homage to his lifelong friend and former co-star Olivia Newton-John. Olivia Newton-John died onMondayat the age of 73.
"My beloved Olivia, you have made everything in our lives so good. Your influence was incredible. I love you so much.
"We go to see you and we will be together again. From the first moment I meet you and forever yours! Yours! Danny, your John!
The actors are famous for starring together in "Grease".
Traborta, 68, played Danisco in the iconic 1978 film, and Newton John played Sandy Olson. After working together on their beloved movie musical, the pair stayed close for decades.
"Olivia has been a symbol of victory and hope for over 30 years sharing her journey with her breast cancer," the statement read.
"Her healing inspiration and pioneering experience in botanical medicine continues with the Olivia Newton-John Foundation Foundation, which is dedicated to botanical medicine and cancer research."
Traborta frequently checked in to Newton-John over the years. In an interview withUs Weeklyin 2019, he was open about their relationship and shared the latest information on hopeful health.
"We weren't that long ago, we were together about three months ago, and we always send texts to each other," he said in his movie "The Fanatic." I told the outlet at the premiere.
"When I go to see her in person, we usually have dinner and catch up, and recently we're talking about trying to do something together. "
He added that the Australian actress was" doing great things "and" [looked] great. "
"I'm very proud of her," Travolta spouted further."SHe's doing it like I've never seen it."
Just a year ago, Newton John She revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer for the third time.
"It was a tough year because I had to break my sacrum and learn to walk again," Olivia said inwhen stage 4 cancer had spread to her bones. Told. Entertainment Tonight " At that time.
"But I'm strong and back. I feel good and loving every minute."
Newton John is a 14-year-old husband. Survived by Jon Easterling and his daughter Chloé Ratanji, 36.