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John Abraham Facts, Biography, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs, Net worth & More
John Abraham is a Bollywood film actor, filmmaker, and former model who appears only in Hindi language films. He has worked in many films till now. He loves to gym and flaunt his body on social media with his fans and if you are a big fan of this stylish and handsome actor, but if you don’t know anything about him, then we will tell you all the unknown facts about him through this post.
Real Name: Farhan Irani
Known As: John Abraham
Nickname: John, Johny
Age(as of 2021): 49 Years
Current Profession: Indian Actor, Model, Producer
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Personality and Appearance
Height: 6 feet
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Born and Brought up
Birthplace: Kochi, Kerala, India
Date of Birth: 17 December 1972
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
His mother’s name is Firoza Irani who is a housewife and charity worker and his father’s name is Abraham John who is an architect. His siblings are Alan Abraham and Susy Mathew. His brother is an architect and his sister is an author.
Current Relationship Status
His wife’s name is Priya Runchal and both of them got married on 3 January 2014. The two met in 2010 in a gym where John and Bipasha are also used to work out. After this, John and Priya became close to each other, and then John started cheating on Bipasha in a love affair. Priya used to work at the World Bank in Mumbai at that time.
- He was in a relationship with popular film actress Bipasha Basu and the duo was very famous in B Town and when their relationship broke up, their fans could not believe it. Both broke their 9-year relationship in 2011. It was difficult for their fans to believe this news, at first it was considered a rumor and then he was married to NRI Priya Runchal. It is said that Priya got pregnant before marriage. So he had to marry her suddenly.
- According to sources, he was madly in love with Bollywood actress Riya Sen and wanted to marry her. But she declined the marriage proposal for her Bollywood career and the two soon separated.
Educational background and qualifications
He did his schooling from Bombay Scottish School and graduated from Jai Hind College with a bachelor’s degree in honors economics. He then did his MBA from SVKM’s NMIMS.
He began his acting career in 2003 with the film Jism, after modeling for several commercials and companies. His ex-girlfriend Bipasha Basu was also in the lead role in this film. The film was directed by Amit Saxena and the film was an erotic thriller.
- He was awarded the Bollywood Movie Awards for Best Male Debut and IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Male in 2004 for the film Jism.
- He was awarded the Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Male for the film Paap in 2005.
- He was awarded the IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role and the Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role for the Dhoom film in 2005.
- He was awarded the Star Screen Awards for Jodi No. 1 for the film Dostana in 2008.
- He was awarded the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment for the 2013 Vicky Donor
- In the same year, he was awarded the Asiavision Awards for Icon of the Year for the film Madras Café.
- In 2006, he received the Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood.
- In 2007, he received the Giant International Awards for his contribution to Indian cinema.
- In 2008, he has been declared the sexiest Asian person.
- In 2009, he received the Lions Club Award.
- In 2011, he received India’s Sexiest Bachelor by the BIG CBS PRIME.
- In 2012, he received the Most Stylish Man – GQ Awards (India).
- In 2013, he received the NDTV-Creative Entrepreneur of the Year.
- His favorite foods Dhansak, Patra-ni-Macchi, Prawn Patia, Thai Food, and Puttu with Coconut Milk.
- His favorite desserts are Kaju Katli and Chocolate Cookies.
- His favorite Beverages are Tea and Carrot Juice.
- His hobbies are Biking and Gymming.
- His favorite actresses are Rani Mukerji and Hema Malini.
- His favorite colors are White and Blue.
- His favorite sport is Football.
- There is a lot of controversy about John Abraham, sometimes he pushes his fans and sometimes slaps them.
- Prernaa Arora production house KriArj has lodged an FIR against him at Khar police station in Mumbai. In the FIR, the company has accused Bollywood actor John of many more allegations including fraud on the film Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran.
- It is said that Salman Khan and John had a fight at the Rockstar concert as John was being paid less for the concert. He told this to Salman but Salman did not raise his money.
His net worth is around $30 million i.e. 200 Crores INR approximately. He charges 5 to 7 crores per film.
- He is a dog lover.
- For the past 12 years, He has been contributing to Bollywood.
- He is the only Bollywood actor to be called by cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni at his wedding. He is a very good friend of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
- His father is Malayalam and his mother Irani.
- He also worked for Enterprises-Nexus as a media planner before becoming an actor.
- In 1999 he won the Gladrags Manhunt Contest and went to the Philippines for Manhunt International and won second place.
John Abraham Music Video
Apart from acting in films, he has also worked in music videos.
- His first music video was Chupke Chupke in 1999 sung by famous singer Pankaj Udhas.
His second music video was Surma in 2000 sung by Punjabi singer Jazzy B.
He then appeared in the Punjabi singer Hans Raj Hans’s music video Tere Jhanjhar Jisne Banayi in 2001.
In the same year, he appeared in the 2001 music video Ab Raat Din. This song is sung by Alka Yagnik and Babul Supriyo.
In 2008, he appeared in the song Koi Aanay Wala Hai sung by the Strings band.
John Abraham Movies
He has acted in a number of hit Hindi films such as Jism, Wazir, Saaya, Aitbar, Paap, Lakeer – Forbidden Lines, Dhoom, Kaal, Garam Masala, Force, Dhoom, Taxi No 9211, Salaam- A-Ishq: A Tribute to Love, Dostana, New York, Saat Khoon Maaf, Desi Boys, Housefull 2, Race 2, Satyameva Jayate, Shootout at Wadala, Madras Cafe.
Apart from acting in Hindi films, he has also produced films. His produced films are Batla House, Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran, Force 2, Rocky Handsome, Madras Cafe, and Vicky Donor. Now he is also producing his upcoming film titled Sardar and Grandson, in it, he will be seen in a cameo role. He has also produced a Marathi film for the first time named Savita Damodar Paranjpe.
Apart from working in films, he has also worked in TV commercials, namely, Skybags, Garnier, Castrol, Fast Track, Yamaha, Pepsi, etc.
John Abraham Upcoming Movies
Many of John’s upcoming films are set to hit the big screen, such as Attack, Satyameva Jayate 2, Ek Villain 2, and Mumbai Saga
- His upcoming Attack film is an action thriller film, Directed by Lakshya Raj Anand. In this film, two popular Bollywood actresses will be seen in the lead role with John Abraham named Jacqueline Fernandez and Rakul Preet Singh. The film was scheduled to be released on 14 August 2020, but its release was postponed due to the Coronavirus epidemic.
Satyameva Jayate 2 is directed by Milap Zaveri and Divya Khosla Kumar, the wife of producer Bhushan Kumar, is coming back to Bollywood films. Divya Khosla Kumar will be seen in the film opposite him in the lead role. The release date of this is 2nd October 2020.
- Ek Villain 2 is directed by Mohit Suri. Aditya Roy Kapoor, Tara Sutaria, and Disha Patani will be seen in lead roles in this film. The release date of this film is 08 January 2021.
- Mumbai Saga is an action crime film. The film has been directed by Sanjay Gupta and in addition to him, the film stars Emraan Hashmi, Suniel Shetty, Sharman Joshi, Kajal Aggarwal, Prateik Babbar, Rohit Roy, Samir Soni, Amole Gupte, Gulshan Grover, and Jackie Shroff in the lead role. The film will be released in February 2021. The date has not been confirmed yet.