Hollywood is well-known across the world as a place for film and television production. The Hollywood Walk of Fame, Universal Studios, and the famous Hollywood Sign are just a few attractions. The use of the word "Hollywood" in this situation to as metonymy. Here are some Thai actors who have achieved success in Hollywood.
1. Tony Jaa
Tatchakorn Yeerum, also known as Tony Jaa and Jaa Phanom in Thailand, is a Thai martial artist, actor, action choreographer, stuntman, director, and traceur. Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior, Tom-Yum-Goong, Ong Bak 2: The Beginning, Furious 7, and SPL II: A Time for Consequences are among his films.
2. Yayaying Rhatha Phongam
She is most recognized globally for her supporting part in the 2013 film Only God Forgives. Bangkok University awarded her a bachelor's and master's degree in Communication Arts.
3. Yasmine Lee
Yasmin Lee is a model and transgender pornographic film actress. She played Kimmy in the sequel to The Hangover.
4. Doua Moua
Doua Moua is an American actor and writer best recognized for his roles as Spider in Gran Torino (2008) and Po in Disney's live-action Mulan.
5. Yanin Vismitananda
Yanin "Jeeja" Vismitananda, née Nicharee Vismitananda, is a Thai martial artist and actor. She is an expert in Muay Thai. In Chocolate, she is billed as Yanin Mitananda.
6. Krystal Vee
Krystal Vee is a Thai actress and producer of Portuguese and English ancestry. She was born in Bangkok. Vee was born as the second daughter of a Thai father and a Portuguese-English mother in Bangkok, Thailand.
7. Kanya Sesser
She began modeling sportswear at the age of 15.
8. Sonia Couling
Sonia Couling, known as Pim in Thailand, is a model, actress, and television personality. She has acted in several Thai films and television series, served as a VJ for MTV Asia, presented HBO Asia, and produced and hosted Thailand's Next Top Model in 2005. Couling has also appeared in films in both Hollywood and France.
9. Jocelyn Seagrave
Jocelyn Seagrave is an American film and television actress best known for her roles in Guiding Light as Julie Camaletti and Pacific Palisades on Fox.
Bongkoj Khongmalai, known professionally as "Tak," is a Thai actress, model, and producer.