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Know some Interesting facts about John Abraham – Birthday Special

Abraham was born into a family of mixed religious and ethnic heritage. Abraham’s Parsi name, given to him by his mother’s family,  while his father, being a Mathomite Syrian Christian named him “John”. He has a younger brother named Alan Abraham. He considers himself a spiritual person but does not follow any particular religion. Since he was brought up in Mumbai, he is closer to his mother’s side, and thus knows very little of his father’s language Malayalam but is fluent in Gujarati.

John Abraham (born 17 December 1972) is an Indian film actor, producer and a former model who appears in Hindi films. After modelling for numerous advertisements and companies, he made his film debut with Jism (2003), which earned him a Filmfare Best Debut Award nomination. This was followed by his first commercial success, Dhoom(2004). He received two Filmfare Award Nominations, for his negative roles in Dhoom, and in Zinda(2006). He later appeared in the major critical success Water (2005). He was nominated for a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for the film Babul (2006). Since then, Abraham has starred in many critically and commercially successful films including Garam Masala(2005), Taxi Number 9211 (2006), Dostana (2008), New York (2009), Force (2011), Housefull 2 (2012), Race 2 (2013), Shootout at Wadala (2013), Welcome Back (2015), Dishoom (2016),thus establishing himself as a commercially successful actor of Hindi cinema.

In 2012, Abraham produced his first film Vicky Donor, which was a critical and commercial success, and earned him a National Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. He then established his own production house, John Abraham Entertainment. His second film as a producer was Madras Cafe, which garnered critical acclaim. In 2018, after many delays, his movie Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran released becoming his biggest solo success which then changed shortly after with Satyamev Jayate. which is currently his biggest commercial success. Abraham’s athletic and muscular physique has contributed to his status as one of the most influential Sex Symbols in Bollywood.

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