Priya Runchal is an investment banker from the United States, but she is popular for being the wife of popular Bollywood actor John Abraham.
John Abraham has been a part of the Bollywood movie industry for a long time now. He first started his career in the year 2003 with the movie Jism, and soon after had his breakthrough role with his performance in Dhoom in the year 2004. Since then, he has worked in back to back hit films like Garam Masala, Dostana, New York, Housefull 2 and many more. His incredible, herculean physique, charming personality and handsome features has made millions of people his fans, plus John is an avid animal lover and has worked hard for the betterment of animals in India. He also has an incredible motorbike collection.
Childhood and Early Life: Priya Runchal
Priya Runchal was born on 18th of July, 1987 to a Hindu family in Los Angeles, California, United States. Although she is American by nationality, her ethnicity in Indian, with roots in McLeod Ganj, Kangra, Himalchal Pradesh. Priya belongs from wealthy, financially stable family. Her father’s name is Akshay Runchal is a businesan, but the name of her mother is not known. She is believed to be a housewife. It is speculated that she might have siblings, but the exact information about them is not known. She has a close bond with her family, and she is fluent in Hindi, English and Himachali.
Priya was born in the United States of America and was raised there as well. She did most of her schooling across USA, including further studies. She graduated from the University of California with a degree in Law, then went on to pursue an MBA degree from London.
Career: Priya Runchal
Priya Runchal is an investment banker. After graduating with her MBA, she started working for the International Financial Corporation or IFC as a member of World Bank. She also went on to become a financial analyst. After her marriage with John Abraham, she shifted to India and started working at the Bandra-Kurla complex, where she started working as a Financial Consultant Expert.
Marriage with John Abraham
Priya Runchal is married to John Abraham who is a popular actor in Bollywood. Reports of dating between these two emerged back in 2011, when they were pictured together by the paparazzi. They met at a gym they both were attending, and slowly they began a relationship. This, however, became a topic of controversy because John was dating another popular actress, Bipasha Basu and they were public with their relationship. So it was speculated that John was probably cheating on Bipasha with Priya. However, John later came forward to clarify that he and Bipasha has broken up the year before, that is in 2010, and he began dating Priya in 2011.
Priya Runchal and John Abraham started dating in 2011 and continued til 2014. In January of the year 2014, they both tied the knot in Priya’s hometown of McLeod Ganj in Dharmashal, Himachal Pradesh. They also had another ceremony in Los Angeles. Priya and John.