Tony Jaa

Tony Jaa

Born: February 2, 1976

Nationality: Thailand

Occupation: screenwriter,actor,writer,Thai boxer,choreographer,film director,film producer,film actor,taekwondo athlete

Biography: Tatchakorn Yeerum (Thai: ทัชชกร ยีรัมย์, RTGS: Thatchakon Yiram, pronounced [tʰát.t͡ɕʰā.kɔ̄ːn jīː.rām]; born February 5, 1976; formerly Phanom Yeerum (Thai: พนม ยีรัมย์, [pʰā.nōm jīː.rām])), better known internationally as Tony Jaa and in Thailand as Jaa Phanom (Thai: จา พนม, RTGS: Cha Phanom, [t͡ɕāː pʰā.nōm]), is a Thai martial artist, actor, action choreographer, stuntman, director and Buddhist monk. His films include Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior (2003), Tom-Yum-Goong (also called Warrior King or The Protector) (2005), Ong Bak 2: The Beginning (2008), Furious 7 (2015) and Sha po lang 2 (also called SPL II: A Time for Consequences or Kill Zone 2) (2015).

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