Where as some trusting fans believed the post, others were immediately skeptical of the report, perhaps learning their lesson from the huge amount of fake death reports emerging about celebrities over recent months.Some pointed out that the news had not been carried on any major American network, indicating that it was a fake report, as the death of an actor of John Travolta's stature would be major news across networks.
Actor who starred in the 1970s hit films Saturday Night Fever and Grease.
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“He joins the long list of celebrities who have been victimized by this hoax.
He's still alive and well, stop believing what you see on the Internet,” they said.
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He won his first and only Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for his performance in Get Shorty and has received a total of six nominations, the most recent being in 2011. He also received an additional Emmy nomination and a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of lawyer Robert Shapiro in the series.