TV stars who made leap to movies

POSTED: 3:50 PM Jun 03 2011   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Feb 18 2015

In honor of John Travolta's 61st birthday on Wednesday, take a look at the one-time "Welcome Back, Kotter" star and other actors who made the leap from the small screen to movies.

Jennifer Aniston, Ferris Bueller
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But that wasn't even her first foray into television. She played "Jeannie Bueller" in the short-lived TV show "Ferris Bueller" in 1990-91.


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