Nadech Kugimiya is a Thai-born actor and model of Thai and Austrian descent. He is best known for his roles in Duang Jai Akkanee (Heart of Fire), Game Rai Game Rak (The Love Gaem), Sunset at Chaophraya, The Rising Sun Series and Likit Rak (The Crown Princess). Nadech is considered oe of the most decorated Thai actors. He has received more than 130 awards including the best actor award from the Suphannahong National Film Awards, Mekhala Awards, Nataraja Awards, and TV Gold Awards. Apart from being a very in-demand brand endorser, Nadech also frequently appears on the list of the most popular and influential people in Thailand.