Mario Maurer in 2013
|Alma mater||Ramkhamhaeng University|
Mario Maurer (Thai: มาริโอ้ เมาเร่อ, Thai pronunciation: [maːríʔôː mawrɤ̂ː], born December 4, 1988) is a Thai model and actor. He started modeling at age 16. He got fame for his acting in the 2007 film, The Love of Siam and the 2010 sleeper hit, First Love. He was the lead star of Thailand's highest grossing movie of all time.
Personal life[change | change source]
Maurer's interests include skateboarding, hip-hop, and cars. He is of Thai Chinese and German descent. He cannot speak German. He only understands some Mandarin. He is a native speaker of Thai. He speaks English well. He converted to Roman Catholicism from Buddhism. On June 27, 2011, his father Roland died of a heart attack resulting from diabetes. He is close to his older brother. His brother is a hip-hop artist and actor. He was in a relationship with actress Gubgib Sumontip. They ended their nine year relationship in January 2013.
References[change | change source]
- Krissa, Donida (January 12, 2012). "Mario Maurer isn't bothered by Erich Gonzales revealing that he has a girlfriend". Push. Retrieved June 14, 2012.
- Mai (January 31, 2013). "Mario Maurer downgrades relationship status with Gubgib to the word 'friends'". Sugar Daily. Retrieved July 5, 2014.