Actor John Travolta, 36, announced Monday in Hollywood that he is engaged to marry actress Kelly Preston, whom he met when they worked together in the movie "The Experts" in 1988.

Travolta said he became reacquainted with the actress last year on location filming in Toronto, Canada, when he was starring in "Look Who's Talking Too" and Preston was appearing in "Run" for the Walt Disney Co.It will be the first marriage for Travolta, whose screen credits include "Saturday Night Fever," "Grease" and "Urban Cowboy." It will be Preston's second marriage.

No date has been set for the wedding, according to Travolta's press agent.