Here Are the Best LGBTQIA+ Series and Movies in Thailand
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Five Thai LGBTQIA+ Series and Movies to Add to Your Must-Watch List

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Welcome to a dazzling world where LGBTQIA+ shines brightly! Thailand has emerged as a frontrunner in creating exceptional content that not only captivates audiences, but also celebrates queer identities. In this article, we bring you a handpicked selection of the best queer and LGBTQIA+ shows, series, and movies Thailand has to offer.

Get ready to immerse yourself in the magic of diverse stories, incredible performances, and the ever-evolving landscape of Thai entertainment!

The Stranded (2019)

‘The Stranded’ (2019)
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"The Stranded" is a thrilling and thought-provoking series that combines elements of mystery, suspense, and a touch of romance. The story follows a group of high school students who find themselves stranded on a remote island after a devastating tsunami. Kraam, played by Papangkorn Lerkchaleampote, beautifully portrays a queer character on a journey of self-discovery. This Netflix original series received critical acclaim for its engaging plot, impressive performances, and representation of LGBTQIA+ individuals.

Hormones’ (2013-2015) 

‘Hormones’ (2013-2015)
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"Hormones" is a groundbreaking series that explores the lives of high school students, exploring their struggles, relationships, and diverse identities. This coming-of-age drama fearlessly tackles LGBTQIA+ themes, portraying the challenges and triumphs faced by queer individuals in a realistic and sensitive manner. With a talented ensemble cast and compelling storytelling, "Hormones" has garnered immense popularity both locally and internationally. Prepare to be captivated by the raw emotions and relatable experiences portrayed on-screen.

The Blue Hour (2015) 

‘The Blue Hour’ (2015)
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"The Blue Hour" is a hauntingly beautiful Thai film that explores the complexities of sexuality and desire. The story revolves around two teenage boys, Tam and Phum, who develop an intense relationship that blurs the lines between friendship and romance. Through its mesmerising visuals and atmospheric storytelling, the film delves into the deep emotions and struggles faced by its queer protagonists. "The Blue Hour" has received critical acclaim for its poetic narrative and exceptional performances. Prepare to be immersed in a world of passion, longing, and self-discovery.

The Underwear (2017) 

'The Underwear' (2017)
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"The Underwear" is a heartwarming and light-hearted romantic comedy series that celebrates queer love. The story revolves around a closeted gay man named Noh, who shares an apartment with an outgoing and free-spirited woman named Gaysinee. As they navigate their unconventional living situation, their bond deepens, leading to unexpected twists and turns. "The Underwear" showcases a refreshing take on relationships, emphasiszing love, acceptance, and personal growth.

2gether: The Series (2020) 

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"2gether: The Series" is a delightful romantic drama that has taken the LGBTQIA+ community by storm. The story follows Tine, a handsome college student who is pressured by his friends to pretend to be in a relationship with the popular musician Sarawat. As they navigate their fake relationship, sparks begin to fly, and genuine feelings emerge. This heartwarming series explores themes of love, friendship, and self-discovery, all while celebrating the LGBTQIA+ community. The chemistry between the lead actors, Metawin Opas-iamkajorn and Vachirawit Chiva-aree, is undeniable and adds an extra layer of authenticity to the show.

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