John Abraham one of the most sought-after actors of Bollywood. Born Dec. 17, 1972 in Mumbai. Real name is Farhan Abraham. Father Christian – Catholic from Aluva (Kerala). The mother is a native of Iran. I graduated in Mumbai Scotish and Jai Hind College, MBA, MET. Fluent in Malayalam, Gujarati, Hindi and Ang and little Marathi. Early in his career he worked in an advertising agency, and then in the modeling business, was also the coach of bodybuilding.
John Abraham proved. and that the man – a supermodel can become an actor. He made his debut in the film “Jism” (2003). The most famous films with John Abraham: “Dhoom” (2004), “Madhoshi” (2004), “Kaal” (2005), “Garam Masala” (2005), “Taxi Number 9211” (2005), “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna “(2006) and” Kabul Express “(2006). At the moment his hands a contract to shoot 10 films: “Guru”, “Is Pyaar Ka Kya Naam Doon”, “Dhoom 2”, “Baabul”, “Salam E Ishq: A Tribute To Love”, “Rockstar” and “Happy Birthday” (dir. Sriram Raghavan), “Aashayein” (dir. Nagesh Kukunur) and “No Smoking” (dir. Anurag Kashyap). (According to the Indian media, 29.09.06) John Abraham after the shooting in “family melodrama” Babul “(” Parents’ House “-” Parent’s Home “) is going to continue to work in this genre (19.12.06). His filmography ( as of 03.11.07) 22 films. He is currently finishing filming in five more films: “Goal”, “Is Pyaar Ka Kya Naam Doon”, “Happy Birthday”, “Exclusion”, “Litle Zizou”.
In Afghanistan, during the filming of the film “Kabul Express” (dir. Kabir Khan) was an attempt to assassinate John Abraham. The Taliban also threatened to deal with vsёy film crew. “Kabul Express” – a thriller, which tells about the 48 -th hours in Afghanistan, Indian television group. John Abraham acted in the role of director of television and Arshad Warsi – in the role of operator. According to Indian intelligence agency RAW police arrested two Pakistanis. Indian troops took custody of John Abraham and all the film crew. Narendra Trivedi, Deputy. Lilavati Hospital chief physician in Mumbai said that last night went to the hospital a 32-year-old actor John Abraham with a diagnosis of “viral infection and bronchitis.” He felt sick when he returned from the shooting and was transported to the hospital. Bipasha Basu is now necessary to reconcile two things: to star in the movie “Corporate” (dir. Madhur Bhandakar) and take care of her lover John Abraham. Actor December 6 came back from Afghanistan. Bipasha met him at the airport and immediately took him to the hospital. She believes that John fever in mild form. December 13 morning, John Abraham was discharged from the hospital.
Together with Bipasha Basu starred in the role of a football player in the film “Goal” (dir. Vivek Agnihotri). He is busy as Sunny Bhasin, an Indian, was born in Great Britain and played for Southall. For an actor it would be easy, since both at school and in college Abraham was captain of the football team. At the stadium in the UK are filming “Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal”. The picture shot entirely in England. John Abraham and Arshad Warsi play football and Bipasha Basu occupied the role of Pakistani women – psychotherapist. Boman Irani is removed as coach. In the film “Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal” John Abraham and Arshad Warsi play on the football field like real players in a team of 11 players.
John Abraham believes in eternal love. He had for a long time (since 2002) meeting with 27 -th actress Bipasha Basu, but is in no hurry to associate themselves with it in marriage. They starred together in “Jism”, “Madhoshi”, “No Smoking”, “Dhan Dhana Goal” and “Mad in Love”. Bipasha, in turn, also believes that it is necessary to postpone the wedding – too much work in the movies. Nevertheless, as reported by journalists omniscient. Bipasha and John still decided in early 2008 to become engaged.
As we know, John Abraham played a memorable role in the Canadian-Indian film “Water”, which in the first five pictures nominated for “Oscar – 2006”. February 25, John is going to attend the 79th annual ceremony this award in Los Angeles -. In the film “Water” John played goodie Narayana, followers of Gandhi. To do this, he had to learn Sanskrit, learn to play the bansuri (flute), wearing a dhoti, an ideal to be emulated. Immediately after the end of filming the movie “Goal” John Abraham will be shot in Pondicherry as a reckless player fanatic in the film “Aashayein” (dir. Nagesh Kukunur). Director – debutant Vikram Motvani going to make a film with John Abraham and Vidya Balan. John Abraham has agreed to also play a role in the new film climber Soham Shah.
Previously, many movies with John Abraham voiced Hindi professional actors because he spoke in Hindi with an English accent. Now he improved his Hindi, learned even think in that language.
John Abraham likes to drive a motorcycle. Motorcycle Yamaha “- its trade brand. Collecting motorcycle helmets – hobby actor. In order to maintain vitality, two o’clock every day spent in the gym. He has yet another hobby – chess game. He can play for hours with the computer reads all sorts books about chess players, watching movies on their lives, with all the trip, John takes a chess board. However, he did not manage to win a single game against his younger brother Alan. He – a professional photographer.
John Abraham has agreed to become a trading brand of Indian football. He expressed confidence that someday the Indian team will win the World Cup. John Abraham became a trading brand of the European Football Championship (UEFA European Football Championship 2008). The actor is also actively involved in charity work in the brigade Society Habitat for Humanity. This society – project of Jimmy Carter. In 2007, they built a 5 thousand houses in villages across India, and in 2008 plans to build 8000. Bollywood actors have appeared free money and they invest in their film production. Example Aamir Khan, Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Sushmita Sen Maniche Koyraly and Aftab Shivdesani decided to follow and John Abraham. He, along with Rajat Arora and Milan LUTH decided to invest in the creation of a romantic melodrama “Taxi № 9211”.As you know, in the school years John had two passions – football and motorcycle. He was captain of the school football team. In college, where he took a course MBA, also he continued to play football. At one time even wanted to become a professional footballer. But he abandoned the idea because the players get a little in India. These handy hobby him when he became an actor. In the film “Dhoom” he played a motorcyclist thief-robber, and in the film “Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal” – a football player. John learned to play the guitar for the film in the lead role in the movie “Rock Star” (dir. Imtiaz Ali).
British-Asian weekly “Eastern Eye”, which is published in London, in a survey called John Abraham is the sexiest Asian man in the whole world for his brilliant role in the film “Dostana”. Ritwik Roshan in second place and the prize-winner in 2007 Shahrukh Khan on the third.
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