25 April 2007

Thailand Kungfu Star Tony Jaa Ong Bak

Up and coming international Thailand Kungfu Flim star Tony Jaa Ong Bak displaying his martial art skills in the below video clip. If you are a matial art fan then prepare to feast yourself with some of his martial art moves! He did it all without wires ok?!



Now you belif me yet? Hes really terror rite?

Now a little bit of infos about Tony Jaa Ong Bak :

Did you know that...
  • * Tony has trained in Muay Thai since he was 10 years old. * As a child, he threatened his father that he would attempt suicide if he was not allowed to study Muay Thai.
  • * His father was a Muay Thai boxer and gave Tony his first lessons.
  • * His models are Bruce Lee, Jet Li and Jackie Chan.
  • * His parents are still living in Surin with Flower and Leaf, two elephants that his family has owned for many years and inherited from his grandparents.
  • * His parents were cornacs and rice farmers. Tony Jaa did his first somersaults on his elephants back.
  • * His master, Panna Rittikrai, has trained Tony since he was 15 years old.
  • * He likes nature and animals.
  • * He briefly met Jackie Chan and Steven Seagal several years ago. He had the opportunity to have dinner with Jackie Chan, but he had already boarded a plane when he received the news.
  • * He doubled for Sammo Hung when the martial-arts actor made a commercial for an energy drink that required Tony Jaa to grasp an elephant's tusks and somersault onto the pachyderm's back.
  • * He did a dozen films as a stuntman or actor in Panna Rittikrai's early films, before shooting Ong-Bak.
  • * Tony fought five times in the ring when he was in Muay Thai training camp and won all the matches.
  • * The nickname "Tony Jaa" was choosen by Prachya Pinkaew, director of Ong-Bak and Tom Yum Goong.
  • * He did a commercial and a publicity tour to promote Thai fruits in China (June 2005).
  • * He broke the record for the biggest Muay Thai training session with 1000 persons in Hong Kong (July 2005).
  • * His father made a cameo appearance in Tom Yum Goong.


Many thanks to Ahnel for the video

8 comments:

  1. i cant see movieee!!!!
    nvm i'll come bek later!

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  2. his heng kong sui xiong piu learn from china mia shao lin wan!!!


    lin peh sed he can beat him with one finger!! (yat zhi san gong!!)

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  3. his kungfu more real-er than any of the indian movies..

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  4. i've heard of this guy before
    u really don't want to mess with him

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  5. Wah I want to learn also!
    LOL~
    Damn nice wei~

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  6. One punch, face sure bersepai one...takut woh...

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  7. this guy can fly....

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  8. Angkat pistol dia pun mati...wakaka...unless he can tangkap bullets punya...

    But hand to hand, I fly far far first...

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