Famous Actress In Myanmar: Thet Mon Myint
Thet Mon Myint (Burmese: born Zung Cer Mawi; on 23 July 1982) is a two-time Myanmar Academy Award winning actress and model.She is the Myanmar’s fourth highest-paid actress. In 2019, she was listed on The Myanmar Times’ “Top 10 Actor” list.Thet Mon Myint is an ethnic Chin from Chin State in western Myanmar. Thet Mon Myint was born on 23 July 1982 in Falam by Myint U and Daw Myaing, of Chin descent. She went to B.E.H.S(1) Falam, Chin State and graduated from Yangon Institute of Economics.
Starting from early 2000s, she began her career as a model in music videos of famous singers in Myanmar. In 2003, 2004, and 2005, she became a household name for her cute and innocent acting in TV commercials. She was replaced as the Queen of TVC after the famous actress, Htet Htet Moe Oo. Then, she rose into fame of the top actress in 2009. From 2010, she established herself as one of the leading actresses in Myanmar. Nowadays, she is considered as one of the most popular and talented actresses of Burmese cinema.
At the time of her acting debut, Thet Mon Myint faces many difficulty in communicating with cast members because she has Chin accent when she speaks Burmese. But she has now overcome this problem.