Film director Dokdin dies at 94

 Film director Dokdin dies at 94

Thai film director Dokdin Kanyamarn with Edel Pestonji at the National Film Archive of Thailand. Photo: Curtis Winston.

National artist Dokdin Kanyamarn, a renowned actor and director of comedy movies, died early Tuesday from heart failure at the age of 94.

Dokdin died at around 2am on Tuesday at Vichaiyut Hospital in Bangkok. A royally sponspored bathing rite will be held at 5pm today at Wat Makutkrasatiyaram, Pavilion 6, in Bangkok’s Phra Nakhon district.

Full story: Bangkok Post



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