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Thailand
13°45′N 100°29′E
FAMOUS THAI

SUNTHORN PHU
Phra Sunthorn Vohara, known as Sunthorn Phu, (26 June 1786–1855) is Thailand’s best-known royal poet. He was active in the Rattanakosin era. Recently, his literary works have been adapted in various media such as comics, films and songs. Thai cinema's first and only cel-animated cartoon feature film, The Adventure of Sudsakorn (1979), was based on a character from Phra Aphai Mani. It was directed by Payut Ngaokrachang. A live-action version of the tale was made in 2006, titled Legend of Sudsakorn.

LINH NGA´S
She’s neither an actress nor a singer, but everyone knows Linh Nga’s name. She’s the representative for young educated women of this generation who always knows what she wants and how to get it. Linh Nga shines with charm, an elegant and slender woman with an iron will. Bucking common wisdom about her dancing career, an occupation she’s had since childhood.
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Official language(s): Thai

Capital: Bangkok

Population: 69,1 mill.

Currency: Baht (THB)