Panna Rittikrai

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Panna Rittikrai in August 2005.

Panna Rittikrai (Thai: พันนา ฤทธิไกร) (born Krittiya Lardphanna (Thai: กฤติยา ลาดพันนา); 17 February 1961 – 20 July 2014) was a Thai martial arts action choreographer, comedian, movie director, screenwriter and actor. He was the leader of the Muay Thai Stunt team (formerly P. P .N. Stunt Team). His best known movies were The Bodyguard (2004), Born to Fight (2004), Ong Bak 2 (2008), Ong Bak 3 (2010) and Bangkok Knockout (2010).

Rittikrai was born in Khon Kaen. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor shortly before his death.

Rittikrai died from kidney and liver failure on 20 July 2014 in Bangkok. He was 53.[1]

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  1. Frater, Patrick (20 July 2014). "Panna Rittikrai, Muay Thai Action Maestro, Dead at 53". Variety. Retrieved 26 July 2014.

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