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John Abraham Height, Age, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

John Abraham

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Bio/Wiki
Real NameFarhan Irani
Nickname(s)John, Johny
Profession(s)Actor, Model, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6'
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 95 kg
in pounds- 209 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 48 Inches
- Waist: 36 Inches
- Biceps: 18 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm: Jism (2003)
John Abraham's Acting Debut Jism
Production: Vicky Donor (2012)
John Abraham's Production Debut Vicky Donor
Awards/Honours2004: Bollywood Movie Awards for Best Male Debut
2006: Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood
2009: Won Lions Club Award
2013: National Film Award for Vicky Donor, NDTV-Creative Entrepreneur of the Year
Personal Life
Date of Birth17 December 1972
Age (as in 2017)45 Years
BirthplaceKochi, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
SignatureJohn Abraham's Signature
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolBombay Scottish School, Worli, Mumbai
College/UniversityJai Hind College, University of Mumbai
Mumbai Educational Trust
Educational Qualification(s)B.A. in Economics from Jai Hind College, University of Mumbai
MBA from Mumbai Educational Trust
ReligionChristianity
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian (Pescetarian and Eggetarian)
AddressAshiyana Estate, John Baptist Road, Bandra West, Mumbai
HobbiesBiking and Gymming
Likes/DislikesLikes: Photography, Travelling
Dislikes: Tattoos, Dancing in Parties
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsRiya Sen (Actress)
John Abraham with Riya Sen
Bipasha Basu (Actress, 2004-2011)
John Abraham with Ex-girlfriend Bipasha Basu
Priya Runchal (Banker)
Marriage Date3 January 2014
Family
Wife/SpousePriya Runchal (Banker, 2014-present)
John Abraham With His wife Priya Runchal
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Abraham John (Architect)
Mother- Firoza Irani (Homemaker and Charity Worker)
John Abraham's Father & Mother
SiblingsBrother- Alan Abraham (Architect) (Younger)
John Abraham's Brother Alan Abraham
Sister- Susy Mathew
John Abraham With His Sister Susy Mathew
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Parsi or Kerala food; Dhansak, Patra-ni-Macchi, Prawn Patia, Thai Food, Puttu with Coconut Milk
Favourite Beverage(s)Tea, Carrot Juice, Sour Cherry Wine called Visinata (drinks occasionally)
Favourite Dessert(s)Kaju Katli, Chocolate Cookies
Favourite ActressesRani Mukerji, Hema Malini
Favourite Band(s)Queensryche, Def Leppard, Guns N Roses, Hinder and Creed
Favourite Restaurant(s)Suzette, Yoga House, Royal China, Thai Baan, Zuma
Favourite Colour(s)White and Blue
Favourite AuthorJeffrey Archer
Favourite OutfitJeans, T-shirts and Chappals
Favourite SportFootball
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionLamborghini Gallardo,
John Abraham In His Car Lamborghini Gallardo
Audi Q7,
John Abraham With His Car Audi Q7
Maruti Gypsy,
John Abraham In His Car Maruti Suzuki Gypsy
Audi Q3,
John Abraham With His Car Audi Q3
Nissan Terrano SUV
John Abraham With His Car Nissan Terrano SUV
Bikes CollectionYamaha VMAX,
John Abraham On His Bike Yamaha Vmax
Yamaha R1, Suzuki Hayabusa
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)₹11 Crore/film
Net Worth (approx.)₹168 Crore

John Abraham

Some Lesser Known Facts About John Abraham

  • Does John Abraham smoke?: No (Quit)
  • Does John Abraham drink alcohol?: No
  • He was born to a Malayali Narsani father and Parsi mother, and he was named Farhan Irani by his maternal side but uses John Abraham, which is reverse of his dad’s name, Abraham John.
  • He was a big gadget freak and invented an idea of a cell phone game and named it Velocity, which was later programmed by a company named Small Devices.
  • Since his childhood, he was an enthusiast athlete and participated in 100m and 200m races. He has also represented his school at the district level in 100m race event.
  • John has worked as a media planner and promotion manager in organisations named Time & Space Media Entertainment Promotions Ltd and Enterprises Nexus.
  • He dreamt of becoming an architect like his dad and brother, but destiny took him to the film industry.
  • He won the runner-up title in Gladrags Manhunt Super Model Contest, and later, he also won the Manhunt International Contest.

    John Abraham As Gladrags Manhunt Super Model Runner Up

    John Abraham As Gladrags Manhunt Super Model Runner-Up

  • He has done an acting course to learn the basics of acting skills from Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Laboratory.
  • John is a big bike lover, and he bought his first bike- Yamaha Re 350 at the age of 18 for 17500.
  • He was about to make debut in Rahul Rawail’s direction- Is Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon, which was shelved after it’s 75 per cent of the shoot.
  • He got inspired to stay fit after watching Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky IV and he was 22 at that time.
  • He was featured in a Punjabi album titled Surma, a Jazzy B‘s album in which he played the role of a criminal investigator.

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  • In 2003, his voice was dubbed by some other actor in his debut film- Jism. It was John’s and Bipasha’s first movie together, and they were then in an 8-year long relationship.
  • His father was a cancer patient and struggled to survive through it, and he wants to emulate his father in his strengths.
  • He rose to prominence after his performance in the film Dhoom in 2004. Moreover, his hairstyle became a trendsetter among youth.

    John Abraham Dhoom look

    John Abraham Dhoom look

  • In his real life, he hates going to late night parties and clubs.
  • He fell in love with Priya (his wife) at a gym in Bandra, when he was also dating Bipasha Basu. Soon, he came close to Priya and his relationship with Bipasha ended.
  • John is a very good friend of cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni and was also seen wearing a jersey named Dhoni with number 7 in the movie- Desi Boyz.

    John Abraham At Dhoni's Wedding

    John Abraham At Dhoni’s Wedding

  • In a scene in the movie Force, he lifted a bike weighing 115 kg himself without any safety measures or harness.

    John Abraham Lifting A Bike In Force

    John Abraham Lifting A Bike In Force

  • In an interview chat show- M Bole Toh, John disclosed that once he was surrounded by a lot of girls, who forcedly put their hands under his T-shirt, to which even John’s guards were not able to respond. Later, when the girls left, his chest was bleeding. When he asked one of the girls the reason behind that weird act, she said that she wanted his skin in his nails and he was shocked at this.
  • John’s debut production- Vicky Donor was honoured with a National Award for the Best Popular Film Providing Popular Entertainment.

    John Abraham Gets Honoured For His First Production

    John Abraham Gets Honoured For His First Production

  • His 2013 film- Madras Cafe was a big blockbuster hit and is one of the favourite films of him.

    John Abraham In Madras Cafe

    John Abraham In Madras Cafe

  • John suffers from a deviated nasal septum, which means partially closed nose due to which he has to breathe through his mouth also.
  • He owns a fitness entity named JA Fitness, a clothing brand named JA, and a production house named JA entertainment.
  • He is a big fan of Valentino Rossi and he also gifted his film’s CD to Rossi
  • Despite owning such a big name and luxuries, his father still travels by bus and mother by auto.
  • John replaced Akshay Kumar in the sequel of Welcome- Welcome Back in 2015, and his tapori look was inspired by Aamir Khan from the film Rangeela.

    John Abraham's Tapori Look In The Film Welcome Back

    John Abraham’s Tapori Look In The Film Welcome Back

  • John is a pescetarian as he doesn’t eat meat, but eats fish and egg white.
  • Apart from acting and modelling, he is actively involved with NGO’s like Habitat for Humanity and PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).

    John Abraham Joined NGO's

    John Abraham Joined NGO’s

  • In 2016, for his film Dishoom, besides quitting smoking, he had to smoke a lot for his role, which caused numerous troubles for him. However, he later went for a detox too.

    John Abraham Smoking In Dishoom

    John Abraham Smoking In Dishoom

  • He is an ardent football lover and is also the owner of the football team- NorthEast United Football Club, which competes in Indian Super League (ISL).

    John Abraham Cheering His Team At ISL

    John Abraham Cheering His Team At ISL

  • He is the Indian brand ambassador for Reebok and Yamaha. Moreover, he is planning out to launch his bike racing team.
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