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May 18, 2010 07:05 PM

John Travolta and Kelly Preston, who have lived through the tragedy of losing a son, can now announce the best news they’ve had in years.

Preston, 47, is pregnant, the family tells PEOPLE.

“It s impossible to keep a secret … especially one as wonderful as this,” they say in a statement. “We want to be the first to share this great news with everyone that we are expecting a new addition to our family.
Love, John, Kelly and Ella”
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Travolta, 56, and Preston are also parents to Ella Bleu, 10. Their 16-year-old son Jett, died of a seizure in January 2009.

The family also shared the news Tuesday on Travolta s Web site and Preston’s site.
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