February 5, 1976 (46)
Tony Jaa, know in Thailand as Jaa Phanom, is a martial artist, actor, action choreographer, stuntman, and director. He first gained International recognition for his role in Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior (2003). Shortly after, critics started calling him the next major martial arts star and the film led to two prequels Ong Bak 2: The Beginning (2008), and Ong-Bak 3.
He started working as a Muay Thai Stunt for 14 years as a double for famous celebrities like Sammo Hung and Jackie Chan. After his success on Ong-Bak, he began getting lead roles and supporting roles in Hollywood films such as Furious 7 (2015). produced by Vin Diesel and starring Dwayne Johnson.