Cast of Grease then and now

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John Travolta as Danny Zuko

As one of the leaders of the T-Birds, Rydell High’s greaser gang, Danny is quite a popular guy with a reputation to maintain. With a leather jacket and an awesome hairdo, Danny is oozing coolness, and doesn’t care about getting good grades. He only cares about cars, his friends, and remaining the cool guy that he is in everyone’s eyes. But when he meets Sandy, he can’t resist his feelings towards her. He eventually gives up the leather jacket in favor of a letterman jacket, and the two sail off happily together – and we mean that literally.

John Travolta now

Since his starring role in Grease back in 1978, Travolta continued making one hit after another, proving already then that he was going to be one of the greatest actors in Hollywood. His amazing acting skills, along with his singing and dancing abilities, made him a triple threat and soon he became a legend, after appearing in musicals like Saturday Night Fever and Hairspray. John also took starred in the moving sci-fi drama Phenomenon, the hit Tarantino movie Pulp Fiction, as well as action films like Face/Off, Swordfish, and The Punisher. More recently, the actor played the role of Robert Shapiro in season one of the anthology American Crime Story.

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