Have you ever wondered who the faces powering your favorite Disney characters are?
We all have our beloved Disney movies, regardless of whether it’s Star Wars, Maleficent, Mulan, or even Frozen. Moreover the iconic costumes and memorable tales, we also appreciate the unforgettable voices. And did you know that many Thai stars lend their voices to some of your favorite Disney figures in the two animation and stay-action? The Thai dubs lengthen further than the dialogues and into Thai versions of unbelievable Disney music also. Here, we have curated some of the Thai stars who are driving your favourite Disney characters.
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Yaya Urassaya Sperbund as Raya in Raya and the Final Dragon
We’re so enthusiastic about Disney’s 1st Southeast Asian princess named Raya. She is the guardian of the dragon gem, embarking on an experience to locate the final dragon. Dean Wellins, a director at the Walt Disney Firm who is credited on Raya and The Final Dragon, mentioned that Yaya inspired Raya’s character structure. She was decided on to be Raya’s voice talent in Thailand too.
Gam Wichayanee Pearklin as Elsa in Frozen
Gam Wichayanee is a singer recognised as a single of the strongest female vocalists in Thailand. In addition to voicing Elsa in the Thai-dubbed model of Disney’s animated film Frozen, she was also one of 9 Elsa voice actresses from all around the world who carried out 1 of the film’s tracks, Into the Unidentified, dwell at the 2020 Oscar’s. Did you know she also voiced Princess Tiana in the first Thai soundtrack of The Princess and the Frog much too?
Noona Nuengthida Sophon as Anna in Frozen
Singer Noona Nuengthida is a different voice actress of Disney’s animation film Frozen. She lent her pretty voice for Princess Anna in the Thai edition. Because Noona and Princess Anna have equivalent attributes in terms of self esteem, kindness, and empathy, many people today say she is a actual-everyday living Thai variation of Princess Anna.
Ying Rhatha Phongam as Maleficent in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
Thai singer, design, and actress Ying Rhatha is a respected determine in the Thai leisure industry who also has a existence in Hollywood. With her part as Mai, femme fatale and lover to Ryan Gosling’s Julian Thompson in the 2013 thriller Only God Forgives, we can see why she was chosen to voice the mysterious Maleficent. The character is imbued with a sense of bitterness and jealousy that is way too advanced to describe, but she beautifully conveys those difficult feelings in the Thai model.
Baifern Pimchanok Luevisadpaibul as Hua Mulan in Mulan
As a talented actress who has landed primary roles in quite a few Thai dramas and films, we know Baifern Pimchanok’s acting is next to none. In 2020, she also lent her voice to Hua Mulan, the protagonist and legendary feminine war hero in Disney’s live-motion Mulan. She was the great fit for this job and we just cannot hold out to see who she will voice up coming.
Shahkrit Yamnam as Anakin in Star Wars
Aside from many woman Thai stars who provided voices for Disney’s people. Shahkrit Yamnam was a single of the Thai actors selected to be Anakin’s voice expertise in Star Wars episodes 2 and 3.
Cris Horwang as Cruella de Vil in Cruella
Actress and product Cris Horwang voiced the titular Cruella de Vil in the Thai edition of Disney’s live-motion Cruella. The film centres on a prequel story pursuing a young Cruella de Vil that you have never found right before. Even nevertheless the film has been postponed thanks to the pandemic, we are continue to waiting for it.