We know the charming superstar Tom Cruise’s fetish for scientology. ‘Days of Thunder’ actor Tom Cruise is pitted against 'Saturday Night Fever' superstar John Travolta in the field of scientology.
Katie Homes deserted Tom Cruise for the fear of losing her daughter Suri to Scientology.
‘Grease’ actor John Travolta is a member of the Church of Scientology alongside ‘Top Gun’ actor Tom Cruise. are reportedly competing for a high rank.
A scientologist for 30 years, Brendan Tighe says that he has witnessed a rivalry between where the powerful duo as they competed for the coveted designation under David Miscavige, the leader of the church.
Tighe shares, "Cruise is the only celeb with a direct line to Miscavige. Travolta and Kirstie Alley don't have that. Travolta doesn't get anything free, no one is giving him absurd gifts like an airplane hangar, custom-made bikes or over the top favours."
Cruise won the Freedom Medal of Valor which is the highest-level award in Scientology bestowed upon the utterly devoted member, at a special gala event held in the UK in the year 2008.
However, ‘John Travolta feels that he was an all-time favortie of the church before Tom entered the scene.
"It's no secret that Cruise and Travolta despised each other. Travolta wasn't invited to Cruise's wedding with Katie Holmes, it told me everything. I can assure you Travolta doesn't recognise Cruise as a superior in any way. When Cruise got that medal Travolta was so p***ed off," he added.