Film Jabzaa will mark the comeback of Aishwarya Rai, post the birth of her daughter Aradhya.
John will play a small but important role in the film. His role is based on gangster Abu Salem. Sources close to John said, "John is very happy to work with Aishwarya. He loved the role and immediately said yes."
Jazbaa is an action thriller to be directed by Sanjay Gupta. John has worked with Sanjay Gupta in the films like Zinda, Shootout At Lokhandwala and Shootout At Wadala.
Hollywood's famous stunt man Spiro Razatos, will choreograph the action sequence starring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. However, Aishwarya will undergo a training session as she will be performing her stunts on her own without the help of body double.
Film Jazbaa is set in Mumbai, but will be shot across many cities. Film will go on floors in 2015. This is not the first time that director Sanjay Gupta has roped in stunt man Spiro Razatos for a film. Spiro has worked as a stunt director with Gupta in the film Kaante.
Spiro is a well known name in Bollywood as he has worked as a choreographer in films like Kambakkht Ishq, Kurbaan and My Name Is Khan.