John Abraham

Date of Birth : 17 December 1972
Birthname : Farhan Abraham
Height : 6′ 1″ (1.85 m)
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Mini Biography :
Born in Mumbai, India, on 17th December 1972, John Abraham is one of the most successful male models in India. His father is a Christian from Aluva, Kerala, and his mother is from Iran. Being Catholic, his father added the name Abraham to his son John as a mark of respect to the first patriarch and progenitor of the Hebrew people in the Bible. That name gave him a noted stand when he entered the modeling field. His revolutionary looks, macho body, baby smiles, and nice character made him the highest-paid supermodel in India.

Being a hot star in the modeling world, he made his film debut in 2003. Not like usual Bollywood heroes who debut in male-oriented action features, he accepted the erotic and emotional Jism (2003). Unfortunately the film did not do well, but his work was noticed widely. Later the same year came the paranormal Saaya (2003) and romantic Paap (2003), neither of which did well at box office. His first blockbuster smash hit came in the year 2004 when he played the antihero Kabir in Dhoom (2004).


Filmography :

  1. Kamagata Maru (2007) (in production)
  2. Exclusion (2008) (pre-production) (attached)
  3. Happy Birthday (2007/I) (pre-production)
  4. Little Zizou (2008) (post-production)
  5. Is Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon (2007) (completed)
  6. No Smoking (2007)
  7. Hattrick (2007)
  8. Salaam-E-Ishq (2007)
  9. Baabul (2006)
  10. Kabul Express (2006)
  11. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006)
  12. Taxi No. 9 2 11 (2006)
  13. Zinda (2006)
  14. Shikhar (2005)
  15. Garam Masala (2005)
  16. Water (2005)
  17. Kaal (2005)
  18. Karam (2005)
  19. Elaan (2005)
  20. Madhoshi (2004)
  21. Dhoom (2004)
  22. Aetbaar (2004)
  23. Lakeer – Forbidden Lines (2004)
  24. Paap (2003)
  25. Saaya (2003)
  26. Jism (2003)
Nomination And Awards
Filmfare Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2005 Nominated Filmfare Award Best Actor in a Villainous Role
for: Dhoom (2004)

Screen Weekly Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2004 Nominated Screen Most Promising Newcomer – Male
for: Jism (2003)

Zee Cine Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
2005 Won Popular Award Best Performance in a Villainous Role
for: Dhoom (2004)

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