Ticket to stardom
John first tasted success with super hit film 'Dhoom' (2004), in which he played the villain.
In 2005, his films 'Kaal' and 'Garam Masala' did well at the B.O., and he rose to national fame.
John also has a major role in Deepa Mehta's 'Water'. The film was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 79th Academy Awards.