Nirut Sirijanya

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Nirut Sirichanya
นิรุตติ์ ศิริจรรยา
Nirut Sirichanya

(1947-05-02) 2 May 1947 (age 73)
Bangkok, Thailand
Other namesNhing
OccupationActor, engineer
Years active1970–present
Notable work
The Hangover Part II
Lupin the 3rd

Nirut Sirichanya (born 2 May 1947) is a Thai movie and television actor. He is best known internationally for his role as Lauren's father Fong in the 2011 sequel The Hangover Part II.[1] He is the recipient of Suphannahong National Film Awards for Best Supporting Actor.

Early life[edit]

Nirut was born on 2 May 1947. He attended Assumption College in Bangkok and received a graduate certificate in Business Administration in Australia. He then went to Kuala Lumpur to study. When he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree, he started working at AM PAC as an engineer, before moving to positions in various airline companies, including Alitalia.


Nirut began his acting career at the suggestion of Terng Stiphuang. His first TV series was Sangsoon, in which he co-starred. He then starred in Kae Kop Fah (Just Horizon), shown on Channel 3. By now known throughout Thailand, he attracted the most attention for his part as Jaded in Poo Cha Na Sib Tid.

His first film was Derby, and he continues to perform to this day. He gained international attention from his role in The Hangover Part II.

Nirut also appeared as a judge in the first season of Thailand's Got Talent.


Year Title Role Note
2010 Fai Amata (Be A Better Man) Thungfat Channel.9
2011 Thailand's Got Talent Judge Channel.3
2018 The Crown Princess King Henry Antoine Phillipe of Hrysos Channel.3
2018 Bhuppae Sunniwat (Love Destiny) Chaophraya Horathibodi, Dej's father Channel.3
2019 Until We Meet Again (TV series) Mr. Ariyasakul, Korn's father Line TV


Year Title Role Note
2003 MahaAut Kajorn
2004 Thawhiphob Mannichan's Father
2005 Shum Mha Puen Lhi Meng
The King Maker Pha Chairacha
2006 The Last Song Pradhung
Archan Yai Doctor.Prakij
2007 Project Ultraman Cancelled
Hitman File Lheemang
Opapatika Sadok
Protégé Gen Chanchai
2008 Ong Bak 2 Bua
2009 Formosa Betrayed Professor Huang
2010 Duang Antrarai Jay's Father
Ong Bak 3 Bua
2011 The Burma Conspiracy Général Kyaw Min
The Hangover Part II Fong Srisai, Lauren's father
Kon Khon Khuu Sek
2013 King Naresuan 5 Toungoo
Clouds of Memories Zak
2014 The Knife Thrower Manit Lekpai
The Last Executioner TV Interviewer
Lupin the 3rd Pramuk
2016 Senses from Siam Tanthong
2018 Mordkommission Istanbul: Thailand Somchai
2019 The Cave Minister of Tourism

List of awards and nominations received by Nirut Sirichanya[edit]

Year Awards By Nominaedt Work Category Result
2006 Suphannahong National Film Awards The Last Song Best Supporting Actor Won
2007 Hitman File Nominated
2012 Kon Khon


  1. ^ "The Hangover Part II". Variety. 23 May 2011. Retrieved 7 June 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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