Article: Ten Thai Actresses Who Won Beauty Pageants

Many actresses start their career journey with modeling. There are many examples where you can see some of the actresses having successful modeling careers that ultimately brought them acting opportunities. If you Thailand is one of the countries with the highest number of beauty pageant winners. Let’s see some of them who later had successful acting careers as well.

1. Fonthip Watcharatrakul

Fonthip is a famous Thai actress who has worked in several dramas and movies. On 19th July 1990, she was born in Bang Bo District, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant titleholder. She won Miss Thailand Universe 2010 and represented Thailand in Miss Universe 2010.

2. Farung Yuthithum

Farung Yuthithum is a renowned Thai actress and model. On 6th April 1987, she was born in Pathum Thani, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant titleholder and won Miss Thailand Universe 2007 and represented Thailand in Miss Universe 2007.

3. Apasra Hongsakula

Apasra Hongsakula is a Thai-origin actress and successful model. On 16th January 1947, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She won the Miss Thailand Universe title in 1965 and represented Thailand in Miss Universe. She won the title and became Miss Universe in 1965.

4. Pornthip Nakhirunkanok

Pornthip is a Thai-Born American actress, model, and philanthropist. On 7th February 1968, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She is a beauty pageant holder and won Miss Universe 1988.

5. Kanokkorn Jaicheun

Kanokkorn is a Thai-origin actress and model. On 30th June 1986, she was born in Thailand. She won Miss World Thailand 2007 and represented Thailand in Miss World 2007.

6. Charm Onwarin Osathanond

Charm is an actress, host, and model based in Thailand. On 17th June 1987, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant holder and won Miss Thailand Universe in 2006.

7. Cindy Sirinya Bishop

Cindy Sirinya Bishop is a famous actress, model, and host. On 8th May 1979, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant title holder. She is best known as the judge on Asia’s Next Top Model.

8. Worarat Suwannarat

Worarat is an actress, host, and model. On 22nd January 1977, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She is a beauty pageant titleholder and won Miss Asia Pacific in 1997 and was the first runner-up in the Miss Thailand pageant in 1997.

9. Maria Poonlertlarp

Maria Poonlertlarp is a Thai model and actress. On 18th January 1992, she was born in Bangkok, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant holder who was crowned Miss Thailand Universe 2017.

10. Chalita Suansane

Chalita Suansane is a Thai-origin actress and model. On 24th December 1994, she was born in Nonthaburi, Thailand. She is also a beauty pageant holder and won Miss Universe Thailand 2016 and represented Thailand at Miss Universe 2016.