Kelly Preston

13 Oct 1962


Preston was born as Kelly Kamalelehua Smith in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her mother, Linda, was an administrator of a mental health center, and her father, who worked for an agricultural firm, drowned when Preston was three years old. Her mother married Peter Palzis, a personnel director, who subsequently adopted her; she used his name when she began her acting career. Her stepfather was Lee Carlson. She has a younger maternal half-brother, Chris Palzis.[As a child, she spent time living in Iraq and Australia. While living in Australia, she attended Pembroke School in Adelaide, South Australia. She later attended Punahou School and studied drama and theater at the University of Southern California.


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Filmography (35 titles)

(movie, 2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Victoria Gotti)
(movie, 2010)
···Casino Jack
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Pam Abramoff)
(movie, 2010)
···The Last Song
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kim)
(movie, 2009)
···Old Dogs
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Vicki)
(movie, 2008)
···The Tenth Circle
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Laura Stone)
(movie, 2007)
···Death Sentence
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Helen Hume)
(movie, 2005)
···Sky High
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Josie Stronghold · Jetstream)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lucy Collins)
(movie, 2004)
···Return to Sender
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Susan Kennan)
(movie, 2003)
···The Cat in the Hat
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mom)
(movie, 2003)
···What a Girl Wants
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Libby Reynolds)
(movie, 2003)
···View from the Top
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sherry)
(movie, 2001)
···Daddy and Them
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Rose)
(movie, 1999)
···For Love of the Game
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jane Aubrey)
(movie, 1998)
···Jack Frost
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Gabby Frost)
(movie, 1998)
···Holy Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Kate Newell)
(movie, 1997)
···Nothing to Lose
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ann Beam)
(movie, 1997)
···Addicted to Love
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Linda Green)
(movie, 1996)
···Jerry Maguire
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Avery Bishop)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Kelly Hogue)
(movie, 1996)
7.6From Dusk Till Dawn
Genre: Horror, Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Newscaster Kelly Houge)
(movie, 1994)
···Cheyenne Warrior
Genre: Action, Western
Role: Actor (as Rebecca Carver)
(movie, 1994)
···Love Is a Gun
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jean Starr)
(movie, 1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Karen Landers)
(movie, 1991)
···The Perfect Bride
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Laura)
(movie, 1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Marnie Mason)
(movie, 1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Role: Actor (as Miranda Reed)
(movie, 1987)
···A Tiger's Tale
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Shirley Butts)
(movie, 1987)
···Love at Stake
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sara Lee)
(movie, 1986)
···52 Pick-Up
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cini)
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Tish Ambrosei)
(movie, 1985)
···Secret Admirer
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Deborah Anne Fimple)
(movie, 1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance
Role: Actor (as Marilyn McCauley)
(movie, 1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Roseanne)
(movie, 1983)
···10 to Midnight
Genre: Horror, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Doreen (as Kelly Palzis))