Ron Perlman, Ekachai Uekrongtham, Celina Jade and Tony Jaa - Premiere Of 'Skin Trade' at the Egyptian Theatre - Arrivals at Egyptian Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 7th May 2015
The amazing Asanee Suwan stars in the extremely challenging role of Nong Toom Parinya Charoenphol, a teenage transvestite who somewhat reluctantly kickboxes his way to fame and fortune in order to help out his impoverished family and save up for gender reassignment surgery. That's a lot for one movie to tackle, but Beautiful Boxer cheerily accommodates everything: the family struggles, the Buddhism, the sexual identity crisis, the training, the fighting, and the lip gloss.
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The film is expected to continue without Mendes' involvement.