Home   >>  


Bollywood   >>  


Actor  


John Abraham Wiki

John Abraham is an Indian film actor, producer and a former model. He shot to fame with his first successful movie Dhoom (2004). In 2012, he produced his first movie Vicky Donor, which was a critical and commercial success. He was seen in the flick Rocky Handsome.

Personal Profile

Name : John Abraham
Date of Birth : 17 December 1972
Age : 43 years
Height : 5'9"
Religion : Christian
Zodiac sign : Sagittarius
Parents : Abraham John and Firoza Irani
Siblings : Susy Mathew (sister), Alan (younger brother)
Spouse : Priya Runchal

john wiki

Biography

John Abraham was born on 17 December 1972 to a Malayali father Abraham John and a Parsi mother Firoza Irani in Mumbai. His father is an architect from Aluva, Kerela. His Parsi name is 'Farhan' but his father being Marthomite Syrian Christian named him 'John'. He has two siblings, a sister named Susy Mathew and a younger brother Alan who is an architect.

In MS Dhoni biopic

The well known truth is that, actor John Abraham and cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni are best friends. Now the actor is all set to play himself in Neeraj Pandey's MS Dhoni - 'The Untold Story'. John said, "I'm glad a film is being made on Mahi's life. I respect the vision of the director and I'm sure Sushant (Singh Rajput) will be fantastic".

Education

John has completed his schooling from Bombay Scottish School, Mahim, Mumbai. He got his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Jai Hind college. He pursued his MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai.

Marriage/Wife

John Abraham got married to Priya Runchal at a private ceremony in Los Angeles. John met investment banker Priya in 2010 through a common friend and there was an immediate connection.

Career

John made his acting debut with bollywood movie Jism in 2003 which performed well at the box office. He got recognition from Dhoom (2004) for his role of a villian. He has appeared in the major critical successful movie, Water (2005), which portrayed the tragic fate of Hindu widows in British India of the 1930s.

The film was written and directed by independent Canadian film-maker Deepa Mehta. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. His first film of 2013 was the multi-starrer Race 2 which was commercially successful.

As Producer

John's debut film as a producer was Vicky Donor (2012) which starred Ayushmann Khurrana, Annu Kapoor and Yami Gautam followed by his second production, Madras Cafe which was also directed by Shoojit Sircar.

Top Bollywood News

Esha Gupta profileTo play a negative role Commando 2
Esha Gupta
Ranveer Singh profileTo romance Vaani Kapoor in Befikre
Ranveer Singh
Rangoon Upcoming period romance drama
Rangoon
Boman Irani profileTo play Batook Patel in Housefull 3
Boman Irani
Ileana D'Cruz profileWill be seen in Rustom movie
Ileana D'Cruz

Upcoming Movies

2016 Hera Pheri 3
2016 Housefull 3
2016 Dishoom

Filmography

2003 Jism
2004 Lakeer, Dhoom, Madhoshi
2005 Elaan , Kaal, Viruddh, Water, Garam Masala
2006 Taxi No. 9211, Baabul, Kabul Express, Salaam-e-Ishq
2008 Dostana
2009 New York
2011 Force
2011 Desi Boyz
2012 Housefull 2
2013 Race 2, Shootout at Wadala, Madras Cafe
2015 Welcome Back
2016 Rocky Handsome

Priya Runchal

Priya Runchal info
Nargis Fakhri Sidharth Malhotra Neel Sethi biography
Nargis Fakhri Sidharth Malhotra Neel Sethi
Varun Dhawan biography Rock On!! 2 Aisha Sharma biography
Ashim Gulati Rock On!! 2 Aisha Sharma
Ranveer Singh Manmarziyan Parineeti Chopra biography
Ranveer Singh Manmarziyan Parineeti Chopra