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John Travolta is able to avert scandal, despite allegations of ‘dark side,’ report says

Starring Kelly Preston, left, and John Travolta from the movie ‘Gotti’ pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story” in the 71st international film festival in Cannes, southern France.

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John Travolta, one of the most recognizable faces in Hollywood and one of the most famous Scientologists in the U.S., has reportedly been able to “handle” repeated claims of sexual abuse and the rumor of him being gay.

The scandals that have surrounded Travolta, 64, including a claim of sexual battery by a male masseur at the surface in November, have managed to lose weight and not to the impact of him or his wife Kelly Preston, helped by his lawyer Marty Singer, The Daily Beast on Friday reported.

The Travolta-Preston power couple has mainly remained unharmed because Preston is a big Scientology devotee, and that she “anchors” Travolta, former Scientologists told The Daily Beast.

“Kelly is a lot more dedicated Scientologists than John,” Mike Rinder, a former spokesperson for Scientology, told The Daily Beast. “Scientology dictates every choice in life and inform every decision a Scientologist.”

Actors John Travolta and Kelly Preston pose for photographers during a photocall for the movie ‘Gotti’ at the 71st international film festival in Cannes, southern France.

(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

As far as the rumors that the “Debbie” star is gay, Rinder said it would be a “catastrophe” if Travolta or anyone in Scientology were to come out as gay, because the church itself is “anti-gay.”

Karen de La Carriere, a former Scientology executive, told the news outlet that the church has an intensive instruction by means of which Preston had been trained not to believe what they hear in the media.

“The church has a very intense indoctrination to prepare you for what you might hear,” she said. “It’s like a pre-emptive strike in case there’s something uncomfortable comes. Kelly is trained not to believe what they hear in the media. They are trained to think that these evil people in the making of things.”

Jeffrey Augustine, a ex-Scientologist, and the La Career of the man, well aware of Travolta’s interest in Hollywood is waning, but that the actor could never leave Scientology.

“John loves aviation more than Hollywood, but because of Kelly that he would never leave Scientology,” Augustine said. “He loves his family. He is just a dark side, and he is reckless. But he really has no reason to want to leave the church. People at his level, never the ugly side of the church. Plus he has OSA [Scientology’s Office of Special Affairs] as his own Mafia if he gets into trouble.”

Travolta has been a Scientologist since 1975 and is one of the big names in the religion that Tom Cruise and Elisabeth Moss.

Ryan Gaydos is an editor for Fox News. Follow him on Twitter @RyanGaydos.

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