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He’s a Thai Martial Artist, Action Choreographer, Actor, Director, Stuntman, and a Buddhist monk. Afterward, he changed his name to Tatchakorn Yeerum, though he’s internationally known by his professional name Tony Jaa.
|Other Name:||Japanom Yeerum, Tatchakorn Yeerum, Phanom Yeerum, Jaa Phanom|
|Other Professions:||Film Actor Film Director|
Tony Jaa Biography, Relationship & Career
Produced as Tatchakorn Yeerum, he’s enjoying his international star status by working in international movies and pruning crowds from all around the world.
Born in a remote village and grew up watching films, Tony Jaa was mesmerized by the action films of Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, and Jet Li. As a conscious choice, he wanted to be among those actions heroes he worshiped on the monitor. As a kid, he took training in the art form, Muay Thai.
Panna Rittikrai who’s the head of the Muay Thai Stunt team as well as a manager gave Tony his first job as a stunt man. Due to this manager’s persuasion, he graduated from Maha Sarakham Institute of Physical Education.
His first film where he played a supporting role was Spirited Killer. He’s appeared in a variety of movies since then. His crucial film was Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior where he played the main lead. The success of the movie become a trilogy and won several awards and nominations.
He’s a part of films, Television, Videogame, in addition to a music video. He is trained in Muay Boran kind of martial arts.
Tony Jaa wed his longtime girlfriend Piyarat Chotiwattananont in 2011. The couple has a daughter.
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|Home Town||Surin, Thailand|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Listening Music, Acting|
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|Favorite food||Non Veg Food|