In a career spanning over forty years, John Travolta has experienced dizzying highs and depressing lows both personally and professionally.

From dazzling early success in smash hit movies such as Grease and Saturday Night Fever, to the doldrums of the 1980s and a career renaissance in the 1990s courtesy of Quentin Tarantino.

But now, in 2017, the star thought he was about to make a comeback to the big screen, thanks to his role in ‘Gotti’ a crime drama about the infamous Gambino crime family. But just weeks before it’s release this month it has been axed.

Find out why as we look at the life of John Travolta.