John to romance director’s wife

John Abrahamn whose physique is much talked about than his acting is excited to pair opposite director Abbas Tyrewala’s wife Pakhi in "1:800 Love". John Abraham has taken the role as a challenge and he is not feeling awkward at all to cast opposite a director’s wife.

Speaking about the combination that Abbas and Pakhi share, John said, "I know Abbas and Pakhi well. They make a beautiful couple. There`s absolutely no awkwardness about doing a love story with the director`s wife,"

"I`m going to sit on script readings with Abbas, do workshops and rehearsals with Pakhi, just like Abbas did with the cast in `Jaane Tu...Ya Jaane Na`. I`m hungry for acting challenges," said John, who seems to be quite serious about his new project.

Abbas offered the film to John when he was directing `Jaane Tu...Ya Jaane Na`. Abbas clarifies that it is a love story but have no explicit love scenes.