BOSTON (CBS) – John Travolta met fans and discussed his new movie “The Fanatic” at Fan Expo in Boston on Sunday.
The “Saturday Night Fever,” “Grease” and “Pulp Fiction” actor plays a creepy celebrity stalker in his upcoming film. But Travolta said he’s only had pleasant experiences with fans in real life.READ MORE: What Giannis Antetokounmpo said to Jayson Tatum after Celtics' Game 7 win over Bucks
“All the fan encounters that I’ve had have all been from a very good place, they loved me and I love them,” he said at the gathering of comic and sci-fi lovers at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. “This is only created for drama’s sake.”
Fans paid $120 for an autograph or $130 for a photo with Travolta, according to the Fan Expo website. Travolta said it was “the first time I have ever done this.”READ MORE: Brookline teachers go on strike, schools closed Monday
“I loved hearing the stories, I loved hearing the coincidences, I loved hearing your admiration,” he said.
Travolta recently appeared in a Pitbull music video, and an interviewer asked him if he could still do the choreography from “Grease.”MORE NEWS: Retired professor runs Prison Book Program, giving inmates opportunities to learn
“Absolutely,” Travolta said.