John Abraham

Actor / Model (person) / Film Producer | * 12/17/1972 (51) | Kochi, Kerala (India)
John Abraham (born 17 December 1972) is an Indian actor and film producer who works in Hindi films. Known for his stoic action hero persona, he is a recipient of a National Film Award along with nominations for four Filmfare Awards. Abraham has appeared in Forbes India's Celebrity 100 list since 2017. After a successful run in modelling career, Abraham made his acting debut with the erotic thriller film Jism (2003), a sleeper hit. He rose to prominence with the action film Dhoom (2004) and the comedies Garam Masala (2005), Taxi No. 9211 (2006), and Dostana (2008). He also starred in the critically acclaimed dramas Water (2005), Kabul Express (2006), and New York (2009). Despite a few commercial failures in the subsequent decade, Abraham achieved success with the a... ()
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John Abraham is an Indian film actor, producer and a former model who appears in Hindi films.After modelling for numerous advertisements and companies, Abraham 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 Baabul (2006). Since then, Abraham has starred in many critically and commercially successful films including Dostana (2008), New York (2009), Force (2011), Shootout at Wadala (2013), Madras Cafe (2013) and Welcome Back (2015).His second film as a producer was Madras Cafe, which garnered critical acclaim. His athletic and muscular physique has contributed to his status as one of the most influential sex symbols in Bollywood. He is the co-owner of the Indian Super League football team NorthEast United FC. Apart from acting, Abraham has often performed many dangerous stunts in his films.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for John Abraham

IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role Zee Cine Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role Screen Award for Jodi No. 1 Bollywood Movie Award – Best Male Debut Stardust Awards
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Movies with John Abraham as Actor(60)

as Older Rahul Sinha2024 Woh Bhi Din The
2024 Tariq
2024 Vedaa
as Jim2023 Pathaan
as Bhairav Purohit2022 Ek Villain Returns
as Arjun Shergill2022 Attack
as Gursher Singh2021 Sardar Ka Grandson
as Dadasaheb Balram Azad / Satya Balram Azad / ACP Jay Balram Azad2021 Satyameva Jayate 2
as Ganpat Ram Bhonsle2021 Mumbai Saga
as Sanjay Kumar2019 Batla House
as Raj Kishore2019 Pagalpanti
as Romeo / Akbar / Walter (RAW) Agent2019 Romeo Akbar Walter
as Virendra Kumar Singh2018 Satyameva Jayate
as Capt. Ashwat Raina2018 Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran
as Kabir Shergill2016 Dishoom
as Kabir Ahlawat2016 Rocky Handsome
as ACP Yashvardhan2016 Force 2
as S.P.2016 Wazir
as Ajju Bhai / Ajay2015 Welcome Back
as Armaan Malik2013 Race 2
as Major Vikram Singh2013 Madras Cafe
as Manya Surve2013 Shootout at Wadala
as Ishaan Sabharwal2013 I, Me aur Main
as Jolly 2 / Max2012 Housefull 2
as Himself in "Rum, Whisky" Song2012 Vicky Donor
as Nikhil 'Nick' Mathur (Hunter)2011 Desi Boyz
as ACP Yashvardhan2011 Force
as Jimmy Stetson / Jamshed Singh Rathod2011 7 Khoon Maaf
as Siddharth2010 Jhootha Hi Sahi
as Rahul2010 Aashayein
as Sameer2009 New York
as Himself (uncredited)2009 Luck by Chance
as Arjun2008 Little Zizou
as Kunal2008 Dostana
as Sunny Bhasin2007 Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal
as (cameo)2007 Hattrick
as Ashutosh Raina2007 Salaam-e-Ishq
as K2007 No Smoking
as Suhel Khan2006 Kabul Express
as Rajat Verma2006 Baabul
as Rohit Chopra2006 Zinda
as Guest Appearance2006 Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
as Jai Mittal2006 Taxi No. 9 2 11
as Krish Thapar2005 Kaal
as Sam2005 Garam Masala
as John2005 Karam
as Narayan2005 Water
2005 Elaan
as himself2005 Shikhar
as Amar Patwardhan2005 Viruddh... Family Comes First
as Aryan Trivedi2004 Aetbaar
as Aman2004 Madhoshi
as Saahil2004 Lakeer
as Kabir2004 Dhoom
as Dr. Akash "Akki" Bhatnagar2003 Saaya
as Kabir Lal2003 Jism
as Shiven2003 Paap

TV Shows/Series with John Abraham as Actor(13)

as himself2023 The Romantics
as himself2018 Dance Deewane
as himself2016 The Kapil Sharma Show
as himself2016 Comedy Nights Live
as himself2015 Comedy Nights Bachao
as himself2013 Mazaaq Raat
as himself2011 India's Most Desirable
as himself2004 Koffee with Karan
as himself2002 Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai
as himself2000 Kaun Banega Crorepati
as himself1992 Aap Ki Adalat

Movies with John Abraham as Crew(16)

Production/Producer2024 Woh Bhi Din The
Production/Producer2024 Vedaa
Production/Producer2024 The Diplomat
Production/Producer2022 Attack
Writing/Story2022 Attack
Production/Producer2022 Mike
Production/Producer2022 Tara vs Bilal
Production/Producer2021 Sardar Ka Grandson
Production/Producer2019 Batla House
Production/Producer2018 Savita Damodar Paranjpe
Production/Producer2018 Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran
Production/Producer2016 Rocky Handsome
Production/Producer2016 Force 2
Production/Producer2013 Madras Cafe
Sound/Playback Singer2013 Shootout at Wadala
Production/Producer2012 Vicky Donor

Additional Information

Full Name: John Abraham
Citizenship: India
Born: Sunday, 12/17 1972 (December) in Kochi, Kerala (India) (current age: 51 years + 209 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: Hindi (HI)
Educated at: University of Calicut, University of Mumbai, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Jai Hind College
Spouses (current/former): Priya Runchal
Siblings: Susy Mathew
Other names for John Abraham (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Farhan Abraham"
"John Abraham (Schauspieler)"
John Abraham frequently works together with these people:
Karan Johar (20x, Crew)
Kiku Sharda (15x, Actor)
Salman Khan (12x, Actor)
Sanjay Gupta (12x, Crew)
Shah Rukh Khan (10x, Actor)
Akshay Kumar (10x, Actor)
Kajol (10x, Actress)
Kapil Sharma (10x, Actor)
Anil Kapoor (9x, Actor)
Sonakshi Sinha (9x, Actress)
Tanishk Bagchi (9x, Crew)
Bhushan Kumar (9x, Crew)

Other people with this name: John Abraham (IN)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1353067, Added: 09/03/2019, Last updated: 06/18/2024