John Abraham confirms TT film shoot starts in 2019
Bollywood is set to take the TT to the big screen as movie star and producer John Abraham confirms shooting on his new movie will begin in the summer of 2019.
John's films are massive hits in India where audiences can be measured in the hundreds of millions. As a huge motorcycle fan he has long been interested in making the Isle of Man road races a backdrop for his movies.
The new film - as yet to receive a title - although based around the TT, will initially see scenes shot at the Southern 100 races in July, as well as potentially using footage shot around the island during TT week.
Taking a break from work on another shoot in London, John told us he is looking forward to getting the production off the ground: