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Panna Rittikrai (1961–2014)

Panna Rittikrai is the man behind Thai action star Tony Jaa, whose work in Ong-Bak, astounded viewers across the globe. Panna Rittikrai was born in the small village of Khon Kaen in Thailand. At a young age, he was a fan of martial arts films and he knew it would be his dream to become involved in the martial arts industry. During his college ... See full bio »


(age 53) in Bangkok, Thailand

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Ong-bak 2
Ong-bak 2 Stunts
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BKO: Bangkok Knockout


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  A Man Will Rise (action coordinator) (delayed)
 2011 The Kick (action supervisor)
 2011 This Girl Is Bad-Ass!! (martial arts choreographer)
 2010 BKO: Bangkok Knockout (action supervisor)
 2009 Raging Phoenix (action supervisor)
 2008 Ong-bak 2 (action supervisor)
 2008 Chocolate (action supervisor)
 2007 The Bodyguard 2 (action supervisor)
 2006 Mercury Man (stunt coordinator)
 2005 The Protector (stunt coordinator)
 2004 The Bodyguard (martial arts choreographer)
 2003 Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (stunt coordinator) / (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2001 The Legend of Suriyothai (stunt coordinator)
 1996 Mission Hunter 2 (martial arts)
 1989 Tian shi xing dong III mo nu mo ri (stunts - uncredited)
 1986 Gerd ma lui (action coordinator)
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Alternate Names:

Punna Litkrai | Panna Ritthikrai

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A dislocated shoulder is the most serious injury Rittikrai sustained in his entire career as an actor/stuntman. See more »

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