Rising Thai heartthrobs Bright Wachirawit and Win Metawin, stars of the trending “2gether the Series” by GMMTV, ignite their combined charm in a pictorial for Harper’s Bazaar Thailand. The two actors are currently talk-of-the-town not only in their homeland but also in the Philippines where Filipino netizens put their weekly hashtags on Twitter’s worldwide trending topics.
Possessing effortless charm and good physique, the two actors caught the attention of Filipino netizens since February 21 when their BL (Boy Love) series premiered on YouTube with English subtitles. BL programs, by the way, is a TV drama featuring romantic relationships between male lead characters. The genre originated in Japan and becomes very popular in Thailand. Since then, in a matter of two months, Bright and Win attracted a cult following in Southeast Asia and infected a lot of Filipinos with their charisma.
In the Harper’s Bazaar feature, the BrightWin love team talked about how they breathe life to the characters of Sarawat and Tine which originated in a BL book which is also popular in Thailand. The Thai-American Bright has been in several TV series and movies before but Win is a first-time actor so he gave him some tips and supported him along the way.
“When we are reading the script with our director, that’s when I came to understand my character better,” Win said on how he was able to express the emotions need by his character Tine.
Bright, on the other hand, shared how he formed a chemistry with Win.
“Win and I have similar interests. We play games together. And because we have something that we both love to do, we easily become close,” he quipped.
You can read the full feature of Bright and Win in the May 2020 edition of Harper’s Bazaar Thailand.
Images courtesy of Harper’s Bazaar Thailand