John Travolta `beyond happy` with newborn son

Updated: Nov 30, 2010, 09:19 AM IST

London: Hollyoowd star John Travolta is "beyond happy" to have become a father again.

The "Wild Hogs" actor`s wife Kelly Preston gave birth to their son Benjamin last week and the family - including their 10-year-old daughter Ella Bleu - have thanked fans for their messages of congratulations, reports contactmusic.com.

"We are overjoyed to announce the arrival of our son, Ella`s baby brother, Benjamin Travolta. Born Nov 23, 2010, in Florida, Benjamin is healthy and doing beautifully.

"Thank you for the congratulations messages and wishes - we are beyond happy about the newest addition to our family," John wrote on behalf of his family on their website.

Travolta`s 16-yer-old son Jett had died during a family vacation in the Bahamas in January 2009.

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