"It's horrific. I mean, look: It's just horrific," Cruise said, his voice choking up. "I mean, here's a man (John Travolta) who is -- both of them (John and wife Kelly Preston) doting parents, just wonderful people and they... It's, you know, I just... " His voice trailed off, as he shook his head.
Cruise, who like the Travoltas is a member of the Church of Scientology, also defended the church from critics who've suggested the Travoltas stopped Jett's seizure medication because their religion didn't allow it.