Article: Top 10 Singers Who Acted In Thai Movies

Thai celebs are known to be an all-rounder. We know some excellent all-rounders who can pull off any and every task they were assigned with. Like when our favorite idol or singer makes their debut in acting. We are all crazy for them. But when they debut in movies, it is a significant achievement itself. Managing both singing and acting careers, in a charismatic way of acting and jaw-dropping performances, here are the top singers who acted in Thai movies.

1. Jirayu Tangsrisuk

Jirayu, also known as James Jirayu is a Thai singer, actor, and model. He has been in many movies and TV series (primarily lakorns). In 2013, he debuted in a film called First Love. His second film came in the next year, was released, and had a special screening event at Okinawa International Film Festival 2015. He has been in acted in six movies, of which the last one released in 2021.


2. Sukollawat Kanarot

Sukkolawat, also known by his nickname as Weir, is a Thai actor, singer, and model. He is also on Thai TV on Channel 7. Recently, he made his Hollywood debut in the film Thirteen Lives, which will be released earlier this year. His first film debut was in the 2008 movie 'Where the miracle happens. He has become a successful and promising actor of the 21st century.


3. Vachirawit Chivaaree

Vachirawit, also known by his nickname Bright Vachirawit or simply as Bright. He is a Thai-Chinese-American singer, actor, and model. His debut in acting was a short drama, “The Beginning- Run Lovers Run” in 2013. He debuted in a movie in 2016 called “Love Say Hey” and gained recognition for his role in it. He is also known for his role in the 2021 movie “2gether: The Movie.” He has done many roles in dramas, films, and music videos after that.


4. Mai Charoenpura

Mai is a Thai singer and actor with her former stage name as Mai Siriwimol. She has acted in tons of Thai movies and series since the 1980s. Her acting was recognized World-Wide when she appeared as a villain in the 2001 movie 'The Legend of Suryothai.' She is also known for films like Memory, Meat Grinder, and Still.


5. Amphol Lumpoon

Amphol is a Thai actor, was the lead singer of the Thai rock band called Micro, but now leading to his solo career. For his role in Nam Pu, the movie was selected by Thailand for Academy Award for best foreign-language film. He also won an award at Asia Pacific Film Festival for Nam Pu. He has done in a total of six films and received the best actor award for his 2019 film Ang Yee- Dragon’s Son in 2000 at Thailand National Film Association Awards.


6. Savika Chaiyadej

Savika, nicknamed Pinky is a Thai singer and actor. She is the entertainment industry since she was eight years old. She has also worked in the South Indian film industry and debuted in the 2011 Tamil movie Markendayan. She played a lead role in the 2014 Telugu movie Emo Gurram Egaravachu. In total, she has been in about eleven films, including Indian films.


7. Mike Pirat Nitipaisalkul

Mike Pirat, with the stage name Mike Angelo, is a Thai actor and singer. He is of Thai-Chinese origin. He debuted in acting in 2008 in television drama. He appeared in popular films and Chinese dramas too. He debuted in the Hollywood movie 'The Misfits' in 2021. He appeared in six films, like Eternity, Love in water, the Hashima project and one special film ‘kiss me special.’


8. Kawee Tanjararak

Kawee, or nickname Beam, is a Thai actor, singer, and a member of a Thai boy band, D2B. His contract with RS is over, and now he is working as a freelance singer and actor. While in his second year of college, he debuted as an actor and model and later signed a contract with RS. He has done various series and films and debuted in the 2001 movie 'Where is Tong'. He is being in eleven films and thirty-plus television series.


9. Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul

Better known as Nichkhun, he is a Thai-American singer, songwriter, actor, rapper, and model. He is currently working in South Korea as a member of the boy band 2 PM. He will be starring in a Hollywood movie Hongkong love story. He has appeared in various Korean reality shows, Chinese as well as Thai shows. He has been in eleven Thai movies and was nominated in different categories. He is very popular in South Korea


10. Katreeya English

Katreeya is a Thai actress, singer, model, and television presenter. She debuted in 1992 in Kitteung Por Sang Keb and since then she has done about seven films. She has dubbed various English films to Thai like Kung Fu Panda.