Indian actor and producer John Abraham known for her roles in films like Jism, Dhoom, Zinda and Water, which earned him fame and international acclaim. The dashing actor has starred in several commercial hits including Kaal, Taqxi No. 911, New York, Desi Boyz, Housefull 2, Madras Cafe, to name a few, thus establishing himself as a commercially successful actor of Indian cinema.
Actor, Film Producer, Former Model
Birthday / Date of Birth
John Abraham was born on 17 December 1972, in Kochi, Kerala, India.
He’s currently 45 years old.
Ashiyana Estate, John Baptist Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
Indian / Asian
His mother is Parsi and father is a Christian from Kerala.
John Abraham attended Bombay Scottish School in Mahim, Mumbai. Later, he earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics from from Jai Hind College and MBA from Mumbai Educational Trust (MET).
- Father – Abraham John (Architect)
- Mother – Firoza Irani
- Siblings – Alan (Younger Brother), Susy Mathew (Cousin Sister)
John Abraham married to Priya Runchal, an NRI financial analyst and investment banker from the USA on 3 January 2014. He met her in Mumbai in December 2010.
Past to his marriage, he had dated his co-star Bipasha Basu until early 2011, with whom she worked in Jism in 2002.
- In feet – 6 feet 1 inch
- In centimeters – 185 cm
- In meters – 1.85 m
- In Kilograms – 94 kg
- In Pounds – 207 lbs
- Measurements – 48-18-36
- Chest – 48 inches
- Biceps – 18 inches
- Waist – 36 inches
John Abraham landed his debut role as Kabir Lal in the 2003 Indian erotic thriller film Jism alongside Bipasha Basu.
In 2007, Abraham turned producer, co-producing romantic Bollywood film, Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love, along with Mukesh Talreja and Sunil Manchanda.
His first production venture under his banner Rising Sun Films was 2012 Indian romantic comedy film Vicky Donor which had Ayushmann Khurrana, Yami Gautam and Annu Kapoor in the lead roles. The film received the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment as well as nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Film.
Even though, he has not starred in any TV series or hosted any TV show, he has appeared in many promotional talk shows.
John has endorsed many brands and products throughout his life including his own fashion line Branded JA Clothes, Garnier Men, Yamaha, Haier, Reebok, Van Heusen, Grasim shoots, SKYBAGS Collection, Castrol Power1 Pack, Godrej Eon , Tour De India, PETA India Eat Eggs and Fish.
He is known for his roles in films like Jism (2003), Paap (2004), Dhoom (2004), Garam Masala (2005), Dostana (2008), Desi Boyz (2011), Housefull 2 (2012), Race 2 (2013), Shootout at Wadala (2013), Madras Cafe (2013), Welcome Back (2015), Dishoom (2016), and Force 2 (2016).
John Abraham Favorites
- Favorite Food – Patra-ni-Macchi, Dal-Chawal, Kaju Katli, Prawn Patia
- Favorite Actor – Sylvester Stallone
- Favorite Actress – Rani Mukherji
- Favorite Movies – Inception
- Favorite Sport – Football
- Favorite Colors – Black, White, Grey
- Favorite Restaurants – Royal China, Mia Cucina, Da Vinci, Thai Baan in Mumbai.
John Abraham Net worth
John Abraham has an estimated net worth of $30 million US dollars as of 2018. He charges Rs 15 to 18 crores per film. He lives in a luxurious duplex in the posh area of Bandra in Mumbai which sprawls over an area of 5,100 sq ft.
He has a large fleet of autos including Lamborghini Gallardo, Audi Q3, Audi Q7, Yamaha R1 bike, Yamaha VMAX and Suzuki Hayabusa.
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John Abraham Facts
John forayed into glamour world appearing in the music video of the song of Punjabi singer Jazzy B.
He did several modeling gigs and advertising campaigns before landing a breakthrough role in the 2003 film Jism.
He was a fitness freak and also a huge fan of bikes. He bought his first bike when he was 18 years old.
Abraham worked as a media planner for the company Enterprises-Nexus.
In 1999, he won the Gladrags Manhunt Contest and went to the Philippines for Manhunt International, gaining visibility in the modeling world. He later modeled in Hong Kong, London and New York City.
He appeared in various music videos for the singers like Pankaj Udhas, Babul Supriyo and Hans Raj Hans.
He then ventured onto acting and joined Kishore Namit kappor acting school in Mumbai to hone his acting skills.
Madras Cafe and No Smoking are his favorite movies from the movies he had starred.
He owns a Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United Football Club.
John Abraham has been actively involved in charities all throughput his career and has donated a huge amount of money for various causes.
John is a pescetarian, one who does not eat meat but does eat fish.