Mumbai: John Abraham has been a huge fan of Rocky Balboa aka Sylvester Stallone. The actor was delighted to know that the director of the movie Nishikant Kamat had titled the movie ‘Rocky Handsome’.

“For me, the title works because I am a big fan of Stallone. Credit goes to Nishi (Nishikant) for thinking of this name. It does justice to the subject,” said the Bollywood actor.

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He even added that he has similarities to his icon as both of them focus on their work and maintain a low profile off-screen.

The movie is slated to release on March 25., it is directed by Nishikant Kamat of Drishyam fame. John Abraham will be sharing the silver-screen with Shruti Hasan

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