Due to dramas, movies, TV shows, sitcoms, and other serials, and shows no signs of lagging or slacking. Although the entertainment industry in Asia was not as popular as it was in the West, the number of viewers for East Asian content has recently increased, with examples including Korean dramas, Chinese dramas, and Anime, among others. As a result of their popularity on the internet. The Thai entertainment industry has also seen an increment in viewership. It gets regarded as a behemoth growing in the entertainment showbiz. People have started exploring something different from their usual watch routines; the excellent plotlines and enigmatic performances have left the viewers speechless. So, here are some Thai actors and their works.
1. Nadech Kugimiya
Nadech Kugimiya of Thai and Austrian descent is an established and famous actor in Thailand. His first known work was in 2010 when he made his debut as the lead role in a Thai drama called Ngao Ruk Luang Jai, which also became a stepping stone in his career as an actor. His popularity and his initial success dramatically shot up after his stint in the said drama. His popularity also accelerated when he starred in the drama entitled Game Rai Game Rak. More of the works he starred in include The Con- Heartist, The Crown Princess, Nakee 2.
2. Weir Sukollawat Kanarot
Weir is a Thai actor who features in various TV shows, films, advertisements, films series. His manager scouted him at an early age through a picture. He got his initial breakthrough with the series he starred in called Plik Din Su Dao. Some of the live-action films he has starred in are Dew, The Teacher’s Diary; Ghost is All Around, and more.
3. Mario Maurer
Mario Maurer is another widely prominent Thai actor who first debuted into acting through Thai series and films. His prominence was initially recognizable through the lead roles he played in The Love of Siam in 2007. Mario was also a part of the highest-grossing film of Thailand, ‘pee mak.’ He has also appeared in Crazy Little Thing Called Love, PeeMak, and Low Season.
4. Wachirawit Ruangwiwat
Wachirawit premiered in the entertainment industry with his initial appearance in the film 13 beloveds, released in 2006. He then starred in the movie Ghost Ship, which marked his debut in the film industry as an official actor. He had also played the leading role in the movie Sweet Boy. Some of the television series were part of our Senior Secret Love: My Lil Boy 2, My Dear Loser: Edge of 17, The Gifted: Graduation, and Blacklist.
5. Mew Suppasit Jongcheveevat
Mew Suppasit Jongcheveevat is another widely famous Thai actor. He gained international recognition through a Thai BL series titled TharnType: The Series, where he played ‘Tharn’ in the series. He launched his acting career by playing a role in the boys’ love Thai series l Was Your King in 2017. Suppasit was also cast for the central leadership role in the BL series What The Duck: The Series. In 2018, he played the role of ‘Pree’ in the series.
6. Jirakit Thawornwong
Jirakit Thawornwong entered the entertainment industry as the host of Bang Music Buffet in 2011 and got cast to play a role in the movie Part-Time Lover. He further gained prominence when he played the leading role and support roles in Ugly Duckling. Many more of his works include Kiss: The Series, U-Prince Series, and Secret Seven.
7. Chatchawit Techarukpong
Chatchawit Techarukpong commenced his entertainment career as a backstage host for Asia’s Got Talent, Season 1. He proceeded to play leading roles in Ugly Duckling: Don’t, U-Prince Series: Badass Baker, Water Boy: The Series, and The Gifted.
8. Mike Pirath Nitipaisankul
Mike Nitipaisankul is a Thai singer, actor, and model who goes by the stage name Mike D’Angelo. He is well-known for being a member of the duet group Golf and Mike. Mike made his first acting appearance in the television drama Ubatruk Karmkobfah. He has since appeared in several popular films and theaters, including the Thai version of the Korean television drama Full House, Kiss My Little Princess and Me, and Delicious Destiny.
9. Prin Suparat
Prin Suparat is another widely acknowledged Thai actor known internationally as Mark Prin. He is well known for his roles in Punya Chon Kon Krua, Pope Tak, Rak Nakara, Kleun Cheewit, My Husband-In-Law and My Forever Sunshine.
10. Jirayu Tangsrisuk
Jirayu Tangsrisuk, popularly known as James, was scouted into the entertainment industry by the founder of Meta Talent Management. He is known for his roles in movies and television dramas. Such as the Gentlemen of Juthathep, Timeline, The One in My Heart, etc. More of the works he has starred in include Underneath the Same Sky, Game of Affection, Fallen Angel, The Loyal Wife, Repercussion, Mist of Love, and more.