The actor, who has impressed many with his action sequences in films like Dishoom, Force and Dhoom, couldn't stop appreciating Sonakshi while promoting her forthcoming film Akira. Sonakshi will be seen in a full-length action role in the thriller.
In a video shared by John on his Twitter account on Thursday, he said: "Akira is releasing on September 2. Kick everybody's a** because you are the best action hero and guys I have seen Akira. It's fantastic."
This is what he tweeted:
This is how Sonakshi thanked the actor:
Thank you Johnnnn!!! The force was with me in this one too eh?!? Boom https://t.co/YPLgwEaYFM— AKIRA/Sonakshi Sinha (@sonakshisinha) September 1, 2016
The film sees Sonakshi as Akira Sharma, a girl who comes to Mumbai from Jodhpur, where she gets into a tiff with goons at a college in which she gets enrolled.
(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)