Birth Name: Tatchakorn Yeerum or Phanom Yeerum
Place of Birth: Surin Province, Thailand
Date of Birth: February 5, 1976
Ethnicity: Thai, Kuy
Tony Jaa is a Thai martial artist, physical educator, actor, action choreographer, film producer, stuntman, director, and Buddhist monk.
He is the son of Rin (Saipetch) and Thongdee Yeerum. He is married to Piyarat Chotiwattananont.