Chantavit Dhanasevi

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Chantavit Dhanasevi
Born Chantavit Dhanasevi
(1983-09-18) 18 September 1983 (age 33)
Bangkok, Thailand
Nationality Thai
Other names Chunthawit Thanasewi, Liong Ang
Alma mater Chulalongkorn University
(B.A. Communication Arts)
Occupation Actor, model, screen writer
Years active 2008-present
Agent GMM Tai Hub
Height 183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)

Chantavit Dhanasevi (Thai: ฉันทวิชช์ ธนะเสวี; rtgsChanthawit Thanasewi; born September 18, 1983 in Thailand) is a Thai model, actor and screen writer. He is best known for his lead role in the 2010 film Hello Stranger and 2012 film ATM: Er Rak Error.

Early life[edit]

Chantavit studied at Chulalongkorn University and graduated with a bachelor's degree of Communication Arts majoring in Motion Pictures and Still Photography.[1] During his campus life, he worked in several faculty stage plays during 2001-2006.

Career[edit]

After graduation, Chantavit began his work as a freelancer doing screen-writing, assistant directing, off-shot cinematographing and acting coach jobs for GTH. He had done several small roles in a lot of GTH films until 2008 when he started to get one of the main roles in "Hormones". Then he did another lead role in horror title, "Coming Soon". He also got credited for screen-writing of 4Bia and Phobia 2 during 2008-2009.

In 2010, Chantavit became a famous film actor after doing a blockbuster romantic comedy "Hello Stranger" with Neungthida Sopon, in which he also got credited as co-screenwriter. His role in "Hello Stranger" earned him a Star Hunter award, as one of the 10 most promising young actors in Asia at Shanghai International Film Festival 2011.

In 2012, he came back with another blockbuster ATM: Er Rak Error along with a new talented actress, Preechaya Pongthananikorn. ATM became GTH's highest grossing film ever at that time (later surpassed by Pee Mak in 2013).

In 2013, Chantavit co-wrote the phenomenal record breaking blockbuster "Pee Mak". By this time, his screen-writing became a hot need for several film producers.

Filmography[edit]

Screen Writer[edit]

Year Title Note
2008 4bia (consultant writer / segment "In the Middle")
2008 Phobia 2 (screenplay / segment "In the End")
2010 Hello Stranger
2013 Pee Mak co-writer
2016 One Day co-writer

Film[edit]

Year Title Role
2008 Hormones Hern
2008 Coming Soon Shane
2010 Hello Stranger Dang
2012 ATM: Er Rak Error Sua
2016 One Day[2] Denchai

Television[edit]

Year Title Channel Role
2009 Suek Wan Shu Jai (Sitcom) Ch.7 Shu
2009 Sai Lub The Series Modernine Shu
2010 Muad Opas Yod Mue Prab...Ka Dee Pissawong Modernine Muad Opas
2011 Muad Opas The Series - Season 2 Modernine Muad Opas
2013 ATM 2: Koo Ver Er Rak Sua
2016 "Diary of Tootsie" GDH559 escort-Cameo

Director[edit]

Year Title Episode
2015 ThirTEEN Terrors Tai-Tam

Stage Play[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2011 National Film Association Award Best Screenplay (shared with
Banjong Pisanthanakun & Nontra Kumwong
Hello Stranger Nominated
Shanghai International Film Festival China
ประจำปี 2011
Star Hunter Award Won
Meckhala Awards 24 Best Comedy Actor Muad Opas Yod Mue Prab...Kadee Pissawong Won
2012 Top Awards 2012 Best Film Actor ATM: Er Rak Error Won
TV Pool Star Party Awards 2012 Film-goers' Most Favourite Star 2012 N/A Won
2014 National Film Association Award Best Screenplay (shared with
Nontra Kumwong and Banjung Pisanthanakun
Pee Mak Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-10-30. Retrieved 2011-05-24. 
  2. ^ Hon, Jing Yi (24 October 2016). "Shutter director Banjong Pisanthanakun gets romantic with new movie". Today. Retrieved 2016-10-26. 

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