Thai actresses make it to the top by undergoing a series of auditions that are not as usual as you might think. First, they grab the attention of casting directors by either winning a beauty pageant or two or through grabbing a role in a commercial. Then, after the shows and dramas they act in start to gain traction, they go on to grab ad contracts and modeling jobs for popular labels and become reputed models as such. Some of these actresses go on to become internationally acclaimed in the fashion spectrum and regularly participate in renowned fashion walks, and here are such Top 10 Thai Actresses Who Are Great Models As Well.
1. Urassaya Sperbund
Urassaya Sperbund is an internationally renowned actress who has starred in numerous dramas and lakorns like Peun See Long Hon, Game Rai Game Rak, Thara Himalaya, Leh Lub Salub Rarng, Klin Kasalong among others. She has modeled for brands Louis Vuitton, Uniqlo, Maybelline, and Pantene among others.
2. Kimberley Anne Woltemas
Kimberley Anne Woltemas is one of Thailand's finest actresses who has featured in dramas like Thong Ek: The Herbal Master, Dung Duang Haruetai, Piang Chai Kon Nee Mai Chai Poo Wiset, Ton Rak Rim Rua among others. She was dubbed Sudsapda Magazine Awards' Most Huggable Girl for two consecutive years.
3. Araya A Hargate
Araya A Hargate is a famous Thai actress who has modeled for brands like L'Oreal Paris and is a regular appearance at International Fashion Weeks with her unparalleled style. She has acted in Kaew Ta Warn Jai, Puen Ruk Puen Rai, Ruk Tae Zaab Lai, Wiwa Wah Woon, Dok Som See Thong among others.
4. Peechaya Wattanamontree
Peechaya Wattanamontree is a Thai actress who is reputed for her roles in shows like Devil Sister, Sapai Import, Koo Za Rod Zab, Yok Luerd Mungkorn, Baan Sai Thong, Lah Ruk Sut Kob Fah, Nang Thip, Song Naree among others. Peechaya was dubbed No. 15 in the FHM Sexiest Women of the World list for two years in a row.
5. Mai Davika
Davika Hoorne, also called Mai by adoring fans, is a Thai actress who shot to fame with her movies and lakorns Pee Mak, You are My Heartbeat, Heart Attack, Suddenly Twenty, Astrophile, Ngao Kammathep, Roy Lae Sanae Luang among others. She has participated in several International Fashion Weeks as a model.
6. Fonthip Watcharatrakul
Fonthip Watcharatrakul, also called Pooklook, is a Thai actress who kickstarted her career when she was dubbed Miss Thailand Universe 2010. Fonthip has acted in lakorns like Su Phab Bu Rud Baan Tung, Jao Sao Jam Yorm, Mae Ai Sae Eun, Phor Nu Pen Superstar, and Nai Hoy Ta Min among others.
7. Bella Ranee
Bella Ranee is one of Thailand's famous actresses and is known for her villainous roles. Bella has featured in lakorns like Plerng Chimplee, Wimarn Mekkala, Pee Kaew Nang Hong, Khun Chai Ronapee, Porn Prom Onlaweng, Bupphe Sanniwat among others. She was dubbed Top Girl of the Year 2018 at the Kaz Awards.
8. Praya Lundberg
Praya Lundberg is the perfect combination of beauty and grace and is an actress who is the first South Asian UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador. She has starred in films Bangkok Adrenaline and Maa Kap Phra. Praya has featured on Vogue, Grazia, Cosmopolitan, and several other fashion magazines.
9. Peranee Kongthai
Peranee Kongthai is a much-in-demand actress and model known for her lakorns Kularb Rai Glai Ruk, Fah Krajang Dao, Ruk Nee Jhe Jud Hai, Ruk Tong Om, Ruen Naree See Chompoo, Likit Ruk Karm Duang Dao among others. She has modeled and featured in ads for Vaseline, Lux, and BSC Cosmetology among others.
10. Nuttanicha Dungwattanawanich
Nuttanicha Dungwattanawanich is a celebrated Thai actress who started with lakorn Tong Neu Gao and went on to do more like The Cupids Series, Mafia Luerd Mungkorn: Raed, Plerng Prang Tian, Sapai Sai Strong, and others. She was dubbed Most Beautiful Teenage Actress by the Central Pattaya Beach Idea Awards in 2014.